Zhaoyun Shangguan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Accounting (Accounting and Taxation)
412-397-5457 phone (M)
412-397-2172 fax
Massey Hall 213

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Accounting, University of Connecticut, 2005

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Empirical accounting and capital markets research. Recent research focuses on corporate intangible investments, cost of equity capital, voluntary disclosure, mergers and acquisitions, debt covenants, and accounting restatements.


  •  "Intangible Investment and Stock Pricing of SGA Expenses: Evidence from the InformationWeek500 Firms," Journal of Business and Economic Studies, 17(2). 2011, with R. Huang and G. S. Seow
  • "Do Firms become more Conservative after Financial Restatements?" International Journal of Accounting and Finance, 1 (4), 2009, with R. Huang and G. Vasudevan
  • "Hot and Cold Merger Markets". Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 33 (4). 2009, with N.K. Chidambaran, K.John, and G. Vasudevan
  • "The Networking Function of Investment Banks: Evidence from Private Investments in Public Equity." Journal of Corporate Finance, 14, 738-752. 2008. With R. Huang and D. Zhang

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Zhaoyun

Fall 2016
  • ACCT3040-A
  • 10:00-10:50 AMM W FMShangguan1 (08/29-12/17/16)20 Seats
  • ACCT3040-B
  • 11:00-11:50 AMM W FMShangguan1 (08/29-12/17/16)13 Seats
  • ACCT4040-A
  • 02:00-02:50 PMM W FMShangguan1 (08/29-12/17/16)0 Seats
  • MBAP5012-B
  • -ONLINEIShangguan4 (10/22-12/17/16)15 Seats
  • MBAP5012-A
  • -ONLINEIShangguan2 (08/27-10/21/16)14 Seats