Capital market, securities regulation, executive compensation, financial disclosure, blockchain and cryptocurrency
Allen Huang is Professor in the Department of Accounting, the Associate Dean of the School of Business, and Faculty Associate of the IEMS at HKUST. His research has been featured in CFA Digest, CFO, Harvard Business Review, Harvard Law School Forum, Vox and Financial Times, and has won First Paper in MIT Asia Conference in Accounting (twice), IRRC Institute Research Award, and International Centre for Pension Management Research Award. His publications have appeared in top-tier finance, accounting and management journals such as the Journal of Finance, Management Science, The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Review of Accounting Studies, and Contemporary Accounting Research. He is an editor at the Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting.
He has taught financial accounting, managerial accounting, corporate finance, blockchain and cryptocurrency, big data analytics and AI. He has won the Franklin Prize for teaching Excellence twice, HKUST Best Ten Lecturer twice, and is on the Dean’s Recognition of Excellent Teaching Performance every year.
Prior to joining HKUST, he worked in the Quantitative Equity Strategy group in Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital in New York. Allen holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Duke University and a B.S. in Electronics from Peking University in China.