Accounting & Finance Department
Room 460 Drake Centre
181 Freedman Crescent
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry Campus)
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 5V4
Dr. Mingzhi Liu is an Associate Professor of Accounting. Prior to joining I.H. Asper School of Business in July 2011, he earned a Ph.D. in Accounting from John Molson School of Business at Concordia University (Montreal, Canada). Dr. Liu also holds an MPhil Degree from Lingnan University (HKSAR, China) and a Bachelor’s Degree from Xiamen University (Xiamen, China). He is a recipient of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight (Development) Grants, University Research Grants Program, Associates Achievement Award for Research & Engagement, and CPA Manitoba Research Fellowship. His work has been published in refereed journals such as ABACUS, Corporate Governance: An International Review, European Journal of Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business Research, and others.
Mingzhi is a compulsive sports fan, especially soccer and track & field, and he is a Manitoba full-marathon finisher.
*Corresponding author. Authors are listed alphabetically by last name.
Ding, R., *Liu, M., Wang, T., & Wu. Z. The impact of climate risk on earnings management: International evidence. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. Forthcoming.
Jacoby, G., Liu, M., *Wang, Y., Wu, Z., & Zhang, Y. (2019). Corporate governance, external control, public governance, and environmental information transparency: Evidence from emerging markets. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, & Money, 58, 269-283.
Jacoby, G., Li, J., & *Liu, M. (2019). Financial distress, political affiliation and earnings management: The case of politically affiliated private firms. The European Journal of Finance, 25(6): 508-523.
Cui, V., Ding, S., *Liu, M., & Wu, Z. (2018). Revisiting the effect of family involvement on corporate social responsibility: A behavioral agency perspective. Journal of Business Ethics, 152(1): 291-309.
Haider, Z.A., *Liu, M., Wang, Y., & Zhang, Y. (2018). Government ownership, financial constraint, corruption, and corporate performance: International evidence. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, & Money, 53, 76-93.
*Liu, M., Shi, Y., Wilson, C., & Wu, Z. (2017). Does family involvement explain why corporate social responsibility affects earnings management? Journal of Business Research, 75, 8-16.
Li, C., Li, J., Liu, M., Wang, Y., & *Wu, Z. (2017). Anti-misconduct policies, corporate governance, and capital market responses: International evidence. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, & Money, 48, 47-60.
*Ding, S., Liu, M., & Wu, Z. (2016). Financial reporting quality and external financing constraints: The case of privately held firms. ABACUS, 52(3), 351-373.
*Liu, M., & Magnan, M. (2016). Conservatism and the yield spread of new corporate bond issues. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 46(4), 847-879.
Ge, W., & *Liu, M. (2015). Corporate social responsibility and the cost of corporate bonds. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, 34(6), 597-624.