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Baohua Xin

 Baohua Xin

Baohua Xin

Associate Professor of Accounting  
Accounting PhD Coordinator

Degrees:

PhD, University of Minnesota

Phone:

(416) 946-7166

Bio

Baohua Xin is an Associate Professor of Accounting and Accounting PhD Coordinator at Rotman. His research areas are information economics and capital markets. His recent work has been focused on how human brains process ambiguous and risky information, whether investors exhibit higher order reasoning in the presence of both fundamental and strategic uncertainties, and how accounting disclosure affects firm investment and the trust and trustworthiness among market players. He utilizes a combination of research methods in his research (analytical, archival, and experimental).

Other Info

Courses Taught: RSM3023 Selected Topics in Accounting Research (PhD Level); RSM220 Intermediate Financial Accounting I; RSM425 Financial Reporting and Control.

Academic Positions

  • 2015-

    Associate Professor (with tenure), Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

  • 2008-2015

    Assistant Professor (Conditional 2007), Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Selected Publications - Papers

Research and Teaching Interests

Research Interests: Information Economics; Experimental Economics; Accounting Disclosure and Regulation.
Teaching Interests: Financial Accounting; Managerial Accounting.

Honors and Awards

  • 2017-2021

    Insight Grant (Principal Investigator), The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

  • 2015-2017

    Research Grant, Canadian Academic Accounting Association

  • 2011-2015

    Standard Research Grants (Co-Investigator), with F. Wong, The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

  • 2010-2014

    Standard Research Grant (Principal Investigator), with Callen and Chen, The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

  • 2013-2015

    CAAA/CGA Research Grant, Canadian Academic Accounting Association

  • 2012-2014

    Steve Berlin/CITGO Grant, American Accounting Association

  • 2008-2014

    Excellence in Teaching Award , Rotman School of Management

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Accounting Association

  • Canadian Academic Accounting Association

  • European Accounting Association

Academic / Professional Service

  • Ad Hoc Reviewer, Journal of Accounting Research;

  • , The Accounting Review;

  • , Contemporary Accounting Research;

  • , Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance

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