Professor Liang's areas of expertise include financial accounting, analyst
forecasts, corporate governance, and market anomalies. Her work has been published in the
Review of Accounting Studies, and other leading industry journals. She is a member of the
American Accounting Association. Professor Liang previously taught at George Washington



Analyst Pessimism and Forecast Timing (with Orie E. Barron and Donal Byard), Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting (2013)

In this study, we show that on average relatively pessimistic analysts tend to reveal their...



The Determinants of Analyst-Firm Pairings (with Edward J. Riedl and Ramgopal Venkataraman), Journal of Accounting and Public Policy (2008)

This paper explores the determinants of observed analyst-firm pairings. We adopt an analyst/brokerage house perspective...



Post-Earnings Announcement Drift and Market Participants' Information Processing Biases, Review of Accounting Studies (2003)

Prior research has been unable to explain the phenomenon known as post-earnings announcement drift, raising...