Dr Yun Shen
PhD, BA, BA(Econ), MSc
Job Title: Lecturer in Accounting
Subject Group:Accounting and Finance
Key Research Interests: Market-based accounting research, Corporate valuation models, Value relevance studies, Scale and scale effects
My current research focuses on estimation efficiency of accounting-based, cross-sectional, corporate valuation models, including scale and scale effects; value relevance of research and development expenditures; relationship between accounting disclosures and stock market returns using portfolio analysis.
Recent Publications 2001 to date
Jiang W & Shen Y. (2009) Discussion of Scale Effects in Capital Markets-Based Accounting Research, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting. 36(3-4):289-296. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-5957.2009.02146x
Dedman E, Mouselli S, Shen Y & Stark AW. (2009) Accounting, Intangible Assets, Stock Markets Activity, and Measurement and Disclosure Policy - Views from the UK, ABACUS 45(3):312-341. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-6281.2009.00291.x
Shen Y & Stark AW. (2008) Out-of-sample Proportional Valuation Errors as an Alternative Metric of the Effectiveness of Model Specifications in Cross-sectional Valuation Models, working paper.