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Seong-Yeon Cho

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Title: Associate Professor of Accounting
Office: 323B Elliott Hall
Phone: (248) 370-4307
Email: cho@oakland.edu

University at Buffalo (Ph.D. Financial Accounting)

Teaching Interests:
Financial Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis, Managerial Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, International Accounting

Research Interest:
FASB standard setting, Corporate Governance, Capital Market Research, Market microstructure, Analyst Forecast, International Accounting, Compensation, Corporate Social Responsibility, Earnings Management, Audit Market

Graduated from University at Buffalo (2001) and served at prestigious schools including Tulane and Drexel. Research interests are capital market research, and corporate governance. Taught AIS, managerial, financial in both undergraduate and graduate levels.


OU Faculty Recognition in Research, Oakland University, April 2022

Shining Star Group, Oakland University, March 2022

SBA Summer Research Fellowship, OU SBA, March 2021

ssrn, ssrn, April 2020

SBA Summer Research Fellowship, SBA, Oakland University, April 2011

University Faculty Research Award, Oakland University, March 2011

Journals and Articles:

Cho, S. Y., Kang, P. , Lee, C. , Park, C. K.(2020). Conservative financial reporting and credibility of voluntary social responsibility disclosure. Accounting Horizons. (2), 39

Cho, S. Y., Lee, C. (2019). Managerial Ability, Corporate Social Responsibility Performance, and Corporate Financial Performance. Journal Of Business Ethics. 158(2), 20

Yu-Thompson, Y. , Fu, L. , Cho, S. (2015). The Role of CEO Inside Debt Holdings in Corporate Pension Funding Status. Review of Accounting and Finance. 28

Cho, S. , Lee, C. , Pfeiffer, R. (2013). Corporate Social Responsibility Information and Information Asymmetry. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 32(1), 36

Cho, S. , Sachs, K. (2012). Earnings Management and Deregulation: The Case of Motor Carriers. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 31(5), 451-470

Cho, S. (2012). Measuring Corporate Social Responsibility. CPA Journal. 54-60

Cho, S. , Fu, L. , Yu-Thompson, Y. (2012). New Risk Analysis Tools with Accounting Changes - Adjusted Z score. Journal of Credit Risk. 8(1), 89-108

Cho, S. Do Nonaudit Services Enhance Value? Evidence from the Capital Markets. Review Of Quantitative Finance And Accounting. n/a

Cho, S. , Curatola, A. p.(2010). Discretionary Tax Accruals to meet the Earnings Target. Oil, Gas, and Energy Quarterly. 58(3), 511-529

Li, H. , Jeon, B. N., Cho, S. , Chiang, T. C.(2008). The Impact of Sovereign Rating Changes and Financial Contagion on Stock Market Returns: Evidence from Five Asian Countries. Global Finance Journal. 19(1), 46-55

Cho, S. , Curatola, A. The Usefulness of Discretionary Tax Accruals. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. n/a

Chung, K. , Cho, S. (2005). Security analysis and market making. Journal of Financial Intermediation/Elsevier. 14(1), 114-141

Cho, S. (2003). Measuring Stockholder Materiality. Accounting Horizons. 1763-76

Other Publications:

Cho, S. Lee, C. Lee, J. Unintended Downward Auditor Switch and Audit Quality: Evidence from Audit Market Realignment after SOX Era. (pp. n/a). N/A -- Not Applicable.

Cho, S. The Influence of Product Market Competition on the Timing and Quality of Corporate Financial Disclosure. (pp. n/a). N/A -- Not Applicable.

Cho, S. Sachs, K. The Information Content of Stock Dividend Announcements:. (pp. n/a). N/A -- Not Applicable.

Cho, S. Parkash, M. International Evidence for Audit Quality. (pp. n/a). N/A -- Not Applicable.

School of Business Administration

Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
(location map)

School of Business Administration

Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
(location map)