Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconNameXiaoyan (Winnie) WenImageXiaoyan (Winnie) WenFirstnameXiaoyan (Winnie)LastnameWenOffice Phone817-257-5591
Position:Assistant ProfessorDepartment:Accounting DepartmentOffice:TOCB 115Role:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D. Accounting, Carnegie Mellon University
  • M.S. Accounting, Carnegie Mellon University
  • M.S. and B.S. Finance, Tsinghua University
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Financial reporting
  • Voluntary disclosure
  • Management forecast
  • Earnings management
Courses Taught
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Financial Reporting MBA
Key Publications
  • "Penalties, Manipulation, and Investment Efficiency", joint with Lin Nan (Purdue University). Forthcoming at Management Science. 2018.
  • "Information Quality and Endogenous Project Outcomes”, joint with Mingcherng Deng (Baruch College CUNY) and Lin Nan (Purdue). Forthcoming at Contemporary Accounting Research. 2018.
  • "The Economic Consequences of Expanding Accounting Recognition”, joint with Pierre Liang (Carnegie Mellon University) and Wei Li (UIUC). Forthcoming at Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance. 2017. (Available online at http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0148558X17705224)
  • "Meeting Company-Issued Guidance and Management Guidance Strategy", joint with Ram Ramakrishnan, Journal of Law, Finance and Accounting, 2016, Volume 1, No. 2, 319-359. The paper was presented at the 1st Anniversary JLFA Conference at New York University, NYC.
  • "Capital Structure Efficiency, Information Quality, and Accounting Biases", joint with Lin Nan (Purdue University), Management Science, 2014, Volume 60, No. 9, 2308-2323.
  • "Voluntary Disclosure and Investment", sole-authored, Contemporary Accounting Research, 2012, Volume 30 Issue 2: 677-696.
  • "Accounting Measurement Basis, Market Mispricing and Firm Investment Efficiency", joint with Pierre Jinghong Liang (Carnegie Mellon University), Journal of Accounting Research, 2007, Volume 45: 155-197.
Awards / Recognition
  • Bob Vigeland Excellence in Accounting Research Award, Neeley School of Business 2019
  • UIC Favorite Undergraduate Accounting Professor Award 2013
  • UIC College of Business Administration Five Year Service Award 2012
  • William Larimer Mellon Fellowship, Carnegie Mellon University 2004
Hobbies / Interests
  • Asian Cooking
  • Swimming
  • Ballroom Dance