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. Forthcoming at Management Science. (Available online at https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2018.3149)
  • "Information Quality and Endogenous Project Outcomes”, joint with Mingcherng Deng and Lin Nan, Contemporary Accounting Research, 2019, Volume 36, issue 2: 732-757.
  • "The Economic Consequences of Expanding Accounting Recognition”, joint with Pierre Jinghong Liang and Wei Li, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, 2019, Volume 34, issue 2: 231-257.
  • "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, 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, 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