University of Bath

Masters dissertations

MSc Accounting and Finance

Overvaluation and earnings management choices

Yu Zhang, 2017

Designing a performance measurement for the Chinese real estate company using the balanced scorecard - A case study of the Guangxi Ronghe Group Co Ltd

Xiaoyi Liang, 2017

Government ownership and mergers and acquisitions: a case of China

Chenghan Zhou, 2017

Earnings management by stock-to-stock acquirers in UK market

Yi Wu, 2017

Performance management of compulsory secondary school teachers in China: A Balanced Scorecard approach

Yijia Lu, 2017

The competitive assurance market: How country-level factors influence the choice of corporate social responsibility (CSR) assurance provider

Ziwei Chen, 2017

An Empirical Study on the Influence of Age and Gender of CEOs on Earnings Quality: Evidence from China

Lufang Xu, 2017

The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Earnings Management

Yunfan Xin, 2017

Discretionary Accruals and Informational Efficiency Empirical Evidence from A-share in Shanghai Stock Exchange

Yaping Hu, 2017

Financial Reporting Quality and Informational Efficiency

Chen Xu, 2017

The linkage between AEM approach and value investing criteria when providing investment suggestions

Qian Chen, 2017

The Effect of New Delisting Rules for Growth Enterprise Market on Accrual-based and Real Earnings Management in China

Yue Zhou, 2017

The Influence of Third-party Assurance on the Quality of CSR Reports: Evidence from China

Qi Shao, 2017

The determinants of IPO underpricing of Chi Next - Based on primary and secondary market

Wenshuo Cui, 2017

Applying BSC and EVA to Develop the Performance Measure System in Chine Construction Bank (CCB)

Xiang Ren, 2017

The relationship between audit quality and real earnings management in the Chinese food manufacturing industry

Qiaomeng Hu, 2017

Bond Portfolio Immunisation under Higher-Order Duration: Implication for Strategies Effectiveness and Portfolio Structure

Qinyi Gan, 2017

The influence of the legitimation factors on the credibility of CSR reports in China

Qiuran Yan, 2017

Empirical tests of negative relationship between Real Activities Manipulation and Accrual-based Earnings Management in 6 sectors

Sijia Luo, 2017

Accrual-Based Earnings Management in the Pre- and Post-Turnbull Report Periods: Integrated Analysis of the Original Report and the Other Two Revised Versions

Shiqi Wang, 2017

The Influence of the Tax Incentive Policies on Technological Innovation of Enterprises in China

Jie Ma, 2017

The empirical research of tax avoidance and corporate social responsibility

Danni Zhang, 2017

The Impact of Culture Variances between Different Countries on the Role of Management Accountant: International Survey Evidence

Jie Huang, 2017

The Impact of the Privatization on Earnings Management: The Case of China

Xiaoshuang Hu, 2017

Research of relationship among environmental information disclosure, environmental performance and financial performance in petroleum industry

Qing Xu, 2017

Analysis of factors affecting attractiveness of Venture Capital and Private Equity

Linghui Wang, 2017

Chinese students' decision-making process on studying abroad What is special for Accounting and Finance students?

Nan Xiao, 2017

AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF ASSETS ACQUISITION ON CHINESE ACQUIRER FIRMS' PROFITABILITY

Ziguang Zhao, 2017

Earnings management in Chinese IPO firms: From the perspective of IPO underpricing and audit size

Yajie Zhou, 2017

Jet Fuel Hedging, Capital Expenditure and Stock Returns: A Case Study

Meng Gao, 2017

Study on the Influences of Deleverage Policy - Based on Chinese Listed Commercial Banks

Shuyi Guo, 2017

The impacts of macroeconomic factors on the mergers and acquisitions: Evidence from the China

Hua Ni, 2017

Does Sexism Belong in the Boardroom? The Uncovered Variable Underpinning Financial Gender Diversity Research

Rawe Edmund, 2016

EARNINGS MANAGEMENT AND DEBT COVENANT VIOLATION: EVIDENCE FROM UK OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

Lin Sha, 2016

The Impact of Investor Sentiment on Earnings Management: UK evidence

Chien Nai Chi Chang , 2016

How Regulatory Intervention Increases the Degree of IPS's Initial Return: Based on Chinese Growth Enterprise Market

Diao Zhuo, 2016

Empirical Study of Impact of Capital Structure on Performance of Listed Real Estate Companies in China

Tang Jingying, 2016

Determinants of Capital Structure in Commercial Banks: Evidence from Chinese Market

Lyu Siqi, 2016

Earnings Management in Response to Price-Control Policies in Chinese Pharmaceutical Industry

Ma Tianshu, 2016

The determinants of dividend policy: Investigation in Chinese information technology industry

Bi Ran, 2016

Regional Differences of the Factors that Influence the Demand for Life Insurance in Mainland China

Jiang Chenqin, 2016

"Relationship among Acquisition Target Size, Acquisition Premium and Shareholder Gains - Evidence from UK Stock Market"

Huang Yingqi, 2016

The Relationship between Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance - Evidence from the US

Wang Chenjing, 2016

Testing tradeoff theory against pecking order theor of capital structure: Evidence from compaies listed in the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Wan Ngai Kit, 2016

The relationship between capital structure and financial performance: Empirical study of the Chinese manufacturing sector

Ji Ying, 2016

The Relationship between Audit Tenure and Audit Quality --Empirical Evidence from China

Liu Chang, 2016

Stock Price Reaction to Earnings Announcement on the Chinese Stock Market-SSE (A shares): A Test For Market Efficiency

Zhou Zhengyue, 2016

The Impact of Credit Risk on Banks Profitability: Empirical Evidence from China's Listed Commercial Banks

Li Yun, 2016

Study on the correlation between the accounting information and stock price based on the effectiveness of the market

Guo Zaifeng, 2016

The determinants of stock index - with the application of credit rating

Wang Yanping, 2016

Empirical Study on the Impact of Debt Financing on Earnings Management

He Binghui, 2016

IPO UNDERPRICING IN CHINA -Factors based on information asymmetry

Tang Minghuan, 2016

Stock Market Reaction to the Disclosure of Pension Deficits: Analysis of the United Kingdom Under effect of FRS17

Jiang Yuqing, 2016

Relationship between R&D capitalization and stock prices informativeness - Envidence from French stock market

Wei Yi, 2016

DO THE CHINESE STOCK MARKETS FOLLOW THE WEAK-FORM MARKET EFFICIENCY?

Hou Peining, 2016

Effects of CAMELS factors on bank's insolvency risk: Evidence from the commercial bank and the saving bank in United States

Zhong Shenxiu, 2016

Why Chinese cross-list IPOs show different underpricing level? - Empirical study about A-H shares

Fang Huijing, 2016

Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures in Response to the BP Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill in the Oil and Gas Industry: A Test of Legitimacy Theory

Chen Xinyi, 2016

FORECASTING FOREIGN EXCHANGE VOLATILITY FOR VALUE AT RISK USING GARCH FAMILY MODELS AND MONTE CARLO SIMULATION

Zheng Yiwen, 2016

An Investigation of Credit Risk Measurement in Chinese Commercial Banks Based on Modified KMV Model

Gao Shengnan, 2016

A research on the relationship between financial performance and capital structure - An Empirical Study of UK

Chen Xue, 2016

The impact of IFRS adoption on informational efficiency: An empirical study of China

Liu Yuyu, 2016

Determinants of Capital Structure before and after the Financial Crisis in 2008: Evidence from the UK

Wu Xin, 2016

DETERMINANTS OF DIVIDEND POLICY IN THE UK: A PANEL DATA ANALYSIS

Hu Yishu, 2016

Determinants of Payment Method in China Mergers and Acquisitions

Guan Minshan, 2016

Evaluating the Impact of Financial Liberalization on Cost Efficiency of Chinese Commercial Banks: A Stochastic Frontier Analysis

Wang Jiale, 2016

"Executive compensation, firm performance and pay-performance sensitivity in China Stock Market"

Lu Xinyu, 2016

Has Extended Audit Reporting Improved the Audit Quality of UK Companies?

Jiang Nan, 2016

Mandatory IFRS Adoption and Informational Efficiency - Evidence from the UK

Huang Yukun, 2016

The effect of auditor-provided non-audit services on audit pricing: Evidence from FTSE ALL SHARE companies

Cui Yue, 2016

Audit Quality Differences among Big Four Auditors: UK Evidence

Huang Zhihui, 2016

Research on determinants of Chinese cross border mergers and acquisitions based on a resource based viewpoint

Song Shijun, 2016

Relationship between Internal Audit Quality and Earnings Quality: a Study of Chinese A-share Listed Companies in Manufacturing Industry

Cui Can, 2016

Determinants of IPO Underpricing in ChiNext

Tian Junlei, 2016

Short-Term Market Reactions to Announcements of Private Equity Placements: Evidence from China

Zhang Mengyuan, 2016

The effect of institutional investors on cash dividend policy- Empirical research based on Chinese listed companies

Wang Ji, 2016

Does the pecking order theory apply to Chinese publicly traded companies in past 3 years? Evidence from manufacturing sector

Yuan Yue, 2016

The Determinants of Capital Structure of Chinese Iron and Steel Industry

Zhou Xinyi, 2016

An Investigation on the Regulation System of National Equities Exchange and Quotations Market: Using the Alternative Investment Market as Reference Substance

Xu Luhan, 2016

Effect of Income Tax on Capital Structure: Evidence from China

Wang Rui, 2016

The investment opportunity set and executive compensation

Chen Wei, 2016

Capital Structure and Corporate Performance - Empirical Research Based on Real Estate and Auto Industry in China

Ding Lin, 2016

The effectiveness of bank capital adequacy regulation comparing Chinese banks and EU banks

Luo Shengshan, 2016

Reactions of Stock Prices to Cash Dividend Announcement and Market Efficiency in China

Qin Nan, 2016

An Empirical Research on Lowballing Activity in Chinese Audit Market

Xiao Yu, 2016

Mandatory Auditor Rotation and Audit Quality in the Chinese Context

Qiao Kangkang, 2016

THE EFFECT OF VOLUNTARY ENVIRONMENTAL DISCLOSURE ON THE FIRM VALUE

Ding Yi, 2016

How Do Different Types of M&A Affect Long-Term Shareholders' Wealth: An Event Study Based on M&A Market in China

Zhang Jingjing, 2016

Industry specific corporate social responsibility reporting: The Chinese Food and Beverage Industry

Xu Ning, 2016

Determinants of financial risk relating to commercial paper: Evidence from listed companies in the United States

Cai Mengying, 2016

Relationship between Audit Fees and Non-Audit Services in the Taiwanese Market

Tseng Yu Chin, 2016

Audit Quality and Informational Efficiency

Liu Jing, 2016

Analysis of contagion effect on developed and emerging market: empirical evidence from global financial crisis in 2008

Ignasius Ryan Hasim, 2014

The relation between audit size and earnings management for Chinese IPO firms

Xiaofei Lin, 2013

IPO underpricing in China: from the perspective of pre-IPO earnings management

Si Li, 2013

Explaining the drivers behind the value creation process of bidders in M&As UK

Ting Tang, 2013

The impact of U.S. macroeconomic announcements on the trading volume and quotation of Euro/Dollar

Ling Ma, 2013

The performance of UK banks and other financial institutions in time of crisis

Thekla Demetriou, 2013

Determinants of European bank profitability through the sovereign debt crisis : a comparative study

Max Petite, 2013

"INCOME SMOOTHING, FIRM SIZE AND EARNINGS INFORMATIVENESS"

Huynh Nha Vy Tran, 2013

OVERVALUED EQUITY AND EARNINGS MANAGEMENT

Thi My Hang Luu, 2013

"Have things changed? An empirical analysis on the Board Composition in the UK Market before, during and after the crisis: The effect on firm performance and stock returns"

Varvara Athousaki, 2013

AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE USE OF ACCRUAL EARNINGS MANAGEMENT AND REAL EARNINGS MANIPULATION BY COMPANIES LISTED ON THE LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE

Robert Murphy, 2013

"What effect does underwriter reputation and market expectation have on adjusted long term performance, of IPOs in the TMT sector, between 2000 to 2010?"

Ravi Lakhwani, 2013

Mergers & Acquisitions: To what extent does managerial overconfidence impact shareholder returns during the process of mergers and acquisitions?

Michael Hart, 2013

Determinants of Audit Fees: Empirical evidence from companies listed in the Cyprus Stock Exchange

Yiota Charalambous, 2013

Research of reaction behavior in terms questionnaire Chinese real estate industry

Hanchun Geng, 2013

Event study on stock market reaction to directors' trading in the UK: Short-run returns

Ying Wang, 2013

The long-run stock performance of acquiring firms in emerging market: An examination of an anomaly

Chengting Yang, 2013

Determinants of Dividend Policy: Empirical Research Based on Life-cycle Theory

Bo Feng, 2013

An Empirical Research on Determinants of Accountants' Remuneration in United Kingdom

Huiting Zhou, 2013

Impacts of Interim Financial Reporting Frequency on Stock Price Volatility: Evidence from Hong Kong and Mainland China Stock Markets

Qian Gao, 2013

The Relation between Current OCI and The Firm's Future Value : The Evidence from The Airlines Industry

Tian Mi, 2013

Finance Function Services and Business Performance Do better business performers have different finance functions?

Sabrina Bosch, 2013

Effects of Managerial Overconfidence on Dividend Payout: A Case Study in the Chinese Market

Sha Li, 2013

The Relation between Audit Tenure and Audit Quality -- Evidence from China

Xi Chang, 2013

The effect of Stock-split reform in China on Chinese firm's earnings quality

Jing Qiao, 2013

Stock market reactions to announcements of appointments of female directors: event study and regression analyses of UK FTSE100 companies in 2011-2012

Zheng Shi, 2013

The relation between audit size and earnings management for Chinese IPO firms

Xiaofei Lin, 2013

Determinants of Audit Fees: Empirical evidence from companies listed in the Cyprus Stock Exchange

Yiota Charalambous, 2013