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Professor Edward X. Li


Assistant Professor of Accounting

Simon Graduate School of Business - University of Rochester

Office: Carol Simon Hall (CS-3-160C)

Phone: (585) 275-4278

Fax: (585) 442-6323





Curriculum Vitae


Publications / Working Papers


The Role of Newswires in Screening and Disseminating Value Relevant Information in Periodic SEC Reports

(with K. Ramesh and Min Shen), The Accounting Review (2011) Vol. 86, Issue 2.

Market Reaction Surrounding the Filing of Periodic SEC Reports

(with K. Ramesh), The Accounting Review (2009) Vol. 84, Issue 4.

[Featured in Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, 2009]

Revealing Future Prospects without Forecasts: The Case of Accelerating Material Contract Filings

A Unified Framework of Management Earnings Forecasts: Voluntary, Opportunistic and Disclosure or Abstain Incentives

(with Charles Wasley and Jerry Zimmerman).

The Effects of Regulation FD on Informal and Institutionalized Leakages of Information in Earnings Press Releases

(with Bei Dong, K. Ramesh and Min Shen).

Downward Earnings Management: Evidence from China's gaizhi Process

(with David Dranove and Susan Lu).

One-Step or Two-Step? Disclosure Strategy for Periodic Financial Results and Its Implications for the Timing of Earnings Release and Periodic SEC Reports

(with K. Ramesh).


Education / Professional Degrees

Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2008

M.S., University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, 2003

M.A., Tsinghua University in Beijing, 2001

B.A., Tsinghua University in Beijing, 1999

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), 2004

Certified General Accountant of Canada (CGA), International, 1999




Last Update: October, 2011