Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconNameXiaoyan (Winnie) WenImageXiaoyan (Winnie) WenFirstnameXiaoyan (Winnie)LastnameWenOffice Phone817-257-5591
Position:Assistant ProfessorDepartment:AccountingOffice: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.
  • "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
  • 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