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Chang, Millicent Dr

Professor

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Discipline: Finance
  • UOW School of Business

Overview


Millicent Chang is a Professor in the School of Business at the University of Wollongong.  She teaches at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in corporate finance and is involved in supervision of HDR students.

Millicent's research spans the accounting and finance areas and her current interests include corporate disclosure, insider trading and environmental finance. Her work has appeared in leading academic journals including Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Business Ethics, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, and Accounting & Finance. She is a Senior Editor at Global Finance Journal and an Editor at Accounting & Finance. She has previously received ARC Discovery funding for a project on late disclosure of trading by corporate insiders.

Millicent is a past Australian President of the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ). Prior to joining UoW, she was an Associate Professor at the UWA Business School. 

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2017 Board Gender Diversity and Corporate Response to Sustainability Initiatives: Evidence from the Carbon Disclosure Project
    Published in   Journal of Business Ethics
    2015 Delayed disclosure of insider trades: Incentives for and indicators of future performance?
    Published in   Pacific-Basin Finance Journal
    2015 Financial distress: Lifecycle and corporate restructuring
    Published in   Journal of Corporate Finance

Research Overview


  • Millicent's research interests include:

    • Corporate disclosure
    • Insider trading
    • Environmental finance
    • Managerial incentives
    • Accounting for Extractives Industry

Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Master of Philosophy - BAL Macroeconomic Policies and Stock Market Crash in China Dong, Olivia
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring the effects of climate change disclosure on stock markets Ding, Dong
    Doctor of Philosophy The Effect of Government Ownership on Bank Loan loss Provisions: Evidence from China Pan, Nengqi
    Doctor of Philosophy THE EFFECT OF FIRM-LEVEL ECONOMIC POLICY UNCERTAINTY IN FINANCIAL MARKETS Nguyen, Ha
    Doctor of Philosophy ESG, Firm Risk and Performance: A Global Perspective Khan, Vina Javed
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The effect of CSR in market valuation of mining sector firms in emerging markets Munkuli, Bongani

Keywords


    • Corporate disclosure
    • Insider trading
    • Environmental finance
    • Managerial incentives
    • Accounting for Extractives Industry

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2017 Board Gender Diversity and Corporate Response to Sustainability Initiatives: Evidence from the Carbon Disclosure Project
    Published in   Journal of Business Ethics
    2015 Delayed disclosure of insider trades: Incentives for and indicators of future performance?
    Published in   Pacific-Basin Finance Journal
    2015 Financial distress: Lifecycle and corporate restructuring
    Published in   Journal of Corporate Finance

Research Overview


  • Millicent's research interests include:

    • Corporate disclosure
    • Insider trading
    • Environmental finance
    • Managerial incentives
    • Accounting for Extractives Industry

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Master of Philosophy - BAL Macroeconomic Policies and Stock Market Crash in China Dong, Olivia
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring the effects of climate change disclosure on stock markets Ding, Dong
    Doctor of Philosophy The Effect of Government Ownership on Bank Loan loss Provisions: Evidence from China Pan, Nengqi
    Doctor of Philosophy THE EFFECT OF FIRM-LEVEL ECONOMIC POLICY UNCERTAINTY IN FINANCIAL MARKETS Nguyen, Ha
    Doctor of Philosophy ESG, Firm Risk and Performance: A Global Perspective Khan, Vina Javed
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The effect of CSR in market valuation of mining sector firms in emerging markets Munkuli, Bongani

Keywords


    • Corporate disclosure
    • Insider trading
    • Environmental finance
    • Managerial incentives
    • Accounting for Extractives Industry
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