Kuan-Chen (K.C.) Lin

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Assistant Professor of Accounting

School of Accounting

Grawn Hall 326

(989) 774-2085

lin3k@cmich.edu


Education:

  • Ph. D. in Accounting, Arizona State University (2012) 
  • MBA in Finance, National Taiwan University (2005) 
  • B.S. in Accounting, National Cheng-Chi University (2000) 

Teaching Interests:  

  • Financial Accounting

Research Interests:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Earnings Management
  • Earnings Quality
  • Financial Analysts
  • Earnings Forecasts
Academic Contributions:
  • Lin, K. C. and X. Dong (In print Nov. 2018). Corporate Social Responsibility Engagement of Financially Distressed Firms and Their Bankruptcy Likelihood. Advances in Accounting, 43, 32-45.
  • Graham, R. C. and K. C. Lin (In print Sept. 2018). How Will the New Lease Accounting Standard Affect the Relevance of Lease Asset Accounting? Advances in Accounting, 42, 83-95.
  • Graham, R. C. and K. C. Lin, (2017). The Effect of Other Comprehensive Income on Cash Expenditure. Journal of Business, Finance & Accounting, 45(1-2), 72-91.
  • Lin, K. C. (2017) Quality Concerns Over Managers' Quarterly Earnings Guidance. Advances in Accounting, 38, 113-125.
  • Dong, X., K. C. Lin, and R. C. Graham. (2016). Why do Analysts Issue Forecast Revisions Inconsistent with Prior Stock Returns? Determinants and Consequences. Accounting & Finance, 56(2), 363-391. 
  • Dong, X., K. C. Lin, and Y. Kuang (2014). Are Inter-Segment Revenues Informative About Future Performance? Advances in Accounting, Vol 30, Issue 2, 298-308. 

Recent Academic and Professional Activities:

Academic Conference and Invited Presentation:

  • American Accounting Association Southwest Region Meeting (2019)
  • American Accounting Association Annual Meeting (2017)
  • Accounting & Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference (2017)
  • American Accounting Association Western Region Meeting (2017)
  • Portland State University Research Workshop (2016)
  • Accounting & Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference (2016)
  • Canadian Academic Accounting Association Annual Conference (2016)
  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba Accounting Research Conference (2015)
  • American Accounting Association Annual Meeting (2014)
  • Asian Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues (2014)

 Scholarly Journal Editorial Board Member:

  • Journal of Economics and Public Finance (2015-Present)
  • Advances in Accounting (2015-Present)

Scholarly Journal Ad Hoc Reviewer:

  • Journal of Economics and Public Finance (2015-Present)
  • Advances in Accounting (2014-Present)
  • Asian Review of Accounting (2015-Present)

Academic Conference Paper Reviewer:

  • American Accounting Association Southwest Region Meeting (2019)
  • American Accounting Association Western Region Meeting (2017)
  • Asian Review of Accounting (2017)
  • Canadian Academic Accounting Association Annual Conference (2016)
  • American Accounting Association Mid-Atlantic Region Conference (2015)

Academic Conference Discussion/Moderator:

  • American Accounting Association Southwest Region Meeting (2019)
  • Accounting & Finance Association Australia and New Zealand Conference (2017)
  • Accounting & Finance Association Australia and New Zealand Conference (2016)
  • Canadian Academic Accounting Association Annual Conference (2016)
  • Asian Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues (2014)
  • American Accounting Association, Financial Accounting and Reporting (2014)

Academic and Professional Memberships:

  • American Accounting Association, Member

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