Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.
Dr. Chen earned his PhD in Accounting from the University of Waterloo in 2017 and his master's and bachelor's degree in Economics from Fudan University in China.
Prior to joining Laurier, he was a financial auditor at PwC (2003–2006) and a financial advisor at KPMG (2006–2011). He is a certified public accountant in China.
Managerial discretion in financial reporting and disclosure, information content of accounting information, issues in accounting standard setting, and capital markets.
Matthew Cedergren, Changling Chen, and Kai Chen. (2019). “The implication of unrecognized asset value on the relation between market valuation and debt valuation adjustment.” Review of Accounting Studies, 24(2), 426–455. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11142-019-9486-2.
Kai Chen, Darren Henderson, and Christine Wiedman. (2022). “Voluntary disclosure of disaggregated balance sheet and cash flow information around restatements.” Accounting Horizons, 36(3), 45–70. https://doi.org/10.2308/HORIZONS-19-043.