• Jun Wang Drupal 2022
  • Associate Professor

    Accounting & Finance Department
    181 Freedman Crescent
    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry Campus)
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 5V4



Jun Wang (Ph.D., FRM) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting and Finance at the Asper School of Business. Dr. Wang’s research focuses on corporate governance, financial institutions, law and finance, sustainable finance, investments, and risk management. Her work has received attention from both academia and industry. Professor Wang currently serves as the Principal Investigator on a research grant by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) for a project entitled “Why should we care about pension benefits?”

Research Interests

  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate governance
  • Financial institutions
  • Law and finance 
  • Sustainable finance
  • Investments
  • Risk management 

Teaching Interests

  • Corporate finance 
  • Corporate governance 
  • Financial management,
  • Investments
  • Investment banking 

Recent Publications

Lu, J., Wang, J. 2021. Corporate Governance, Law, Culture, Environmental Performance and CSR Disclosure: A Global Perspective. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money. (ABDC list A)

Li, Z.F., Minor, D.B., Wang, J., Yu, C., 2019. A learning curve of the market: Chasing alpha of socially responsible firms. Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control (ABDC list A*) 

Lee, S., Switzer, L.N., Wang, J. 2019. Risk, Culture and Investor Behavior in Small (but notorious) Eurozone Countries, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (ABDC list A)

Mazur, M., Salganik-Shoshan, G., Walker, T., Wang, J. 2018. Proximity and litigation: Evidence from the geographic location of institutional investors, Journal of Financial Markets (ABDC list A*)

Switzer, L.N., Tu, Q., Wang, J. 2018. Corporate Governance and Default Risk in Financial Firms over the Post Financial Crisis Period: International Evidence, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (ABDC list A)

Switzer, L.N., Wang, J., Zhang, Y. 2018. Effect of Corporate Governance on Default Risk in Financial vs. Non-Financial Firms: Canadian Evidence, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences (ABDC list B) 

Pukthuanthong, K., Turtle, H., Walker T., Wang, J. 2017. Litigation Risk and Institutional Monitoring, Journal of Corporate Finance (ABDC list A*)

Switzer, L.N., Wang, J. 2017. Institutional Investment Horizon, the Information Environment and Firm Credit Risk, Journal of Financial Stability (ABDC list A)

Cleary, W.S., Wang, J. 2017. Institutional Investors, Monitoring, and Corporate Finance Policies, International Journal of Managerial Finance (ABDC list A)

Switzer, L.N., Wang, J. 2017. An Event Based Approach for Quantifying the Effects of Securities Fraud in the IT Industry, Information Systems Frontiers (ABDC list A)

Lee, S., Switzer, L.N., Wang, J. 2017. Extreme Risk and Small Investor Behavior in Developed Markets, Journal of Asset Management (ABDC list B)