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Ma, Shiguang Dr.

Senior Lecturer

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

Overview


Shiguang joined the School in 2008. Prior to that, he held teaching and research positions in Tianjin University of Finance and Economics, Hong Kong University, Monash University and Curtin University.  He was also a deputy manager in Investment Banking Branch, Northern International Trust and Investment Corp. Shiguang received his PhD in Finance and Economics from University of Adelaide, and Master and Bachelor degrees in economics and commerce from Tianjin University of Finance and Economics.

Shiguang has about 50 publications of journal articles, book chapters and books in English and Chinese. His recent research has appeared in publications such as the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Accounting and Finance, Journal of Asian Pacific Economy, Corporate Ownership and Control Problems and Perspectives in Management, and Applied Financial Economics. 

Shiguang has experienced teaching a number of subjects in the areas of finance, banking and business statistics at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Shiguang is also an experienced mentor of Honours, Masters and PhD students. He has supervised about 18 high degree research students in the area of finance or related field. 

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • Shiguang's research interests include:

    • Corporate finance
    • Initial public offer
    • Corporate governance
    • Political connections
    • Earnings management
    • China's and emerging market

Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Corporate governance
    Earnings management
    Political connections
    Emerging market
    Initial public offers
    Chinese financial economics

Teaching Activities


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Wealth management products and bank risks: An investigation in the prospect of different monetary policies Wang, Tai
    Master of Philosophy - BAL Market Competition and Firm Innovation in China Tao, Qian
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Corporate Site Visit and Investment Efficiency Zhou, Xinyun
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Corporate Governance, Earnings Management and Accounting Fraud: Evidence From Chinese Listed Firms. Wenyan, Wu

Reviewer Of


Keywords


  • Corporate finance, Earnings management, emerging financial market, family firms and political connection.

Full Name


  • Dr. Shiguang Ma

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Top Publications


Research Overview


  • Shiguang's research interests include:

    • Corporate finance
    • Initial public offer
    • Corporate governance
    • Political connections
    • Earnings management
    • China's and emerging market

Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Corporate governance
    Earnings management
    Political connections
    Emerging market
    Initial public offers
    Chinese financial economics

Teaching Activities


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Wealth management products and bank risks: An investigation in the prospect of different monetary policies Wang, Tai
    Master of Philosophy - BAL Market Competition and Firm Innovation in China Tao, Qian
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Corporate Site Visit and Investment Efficiency Zhou, Xinyun
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Corporate Governance, Earnings Management and Accounting Fraud: Evidence From Chinese Listed Firms. Wenyan, Wu

Reviewer Of


Keywords


  • Corporate finance, Earnings management, emerging financial market, family firms and political connection.

Full Name


  • Dr. Shiguang Ma

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility