Xiao, Xing

Professor, Department of Accounting
Chair, Department of Accounting

Curriculum Vitae

Phone                (86)  (10) 62795464
Office                201E Weilun Building
Office Hours      Mon.  8:30-9:30


Chair and professor,the Department of Accounting, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University. She received her B.S.,Mechanical Engineering, and B.B.A. in Corporate Finance and Accounting from Tsinghua University in 1994, M.A. in Corporate Finance and Accounting from Tsinghua University in 1997, Ph.D. in Accounting from Tsinghua University in 2004. Courses Taught include Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation, Accounting Theory, Accounting and Capital Market, Accounting and Finance Issues in China’s Capital Market. She also teaches Accounting in EMBA program and Financial Management in EDP program.

Her research interests include Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance, Financial Statement Analysis, and Financial Accounting. She has been in charged and participated in more than 10 research projects including National Natural Science Fund projects, National Social Science Fund projects, and other projects. Two of the projects got the best research project award. Her papers have been published in Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, China Journal of Accounting Research, Economics Research, Management World, Taxation Research, Auditing Research, China Accounting Review, etc. Books published include Financial Issues and Analysis of China’s Listed Companies, Financial Statement Analysis: a Valuation Approach. She won the best paper award of 2005 China International Conference on Finance, 2009 the Most Popular Professor in MBA students, and SEM’s Best Teaching Award for several times.

She visited MIT Sloan School, University of Wisconsin- Madison, and Suchou University of Taiwan as visiting professor. She was 2010 Fulbright Scholar. She is Board member of the Finance and Cost Sub-society of the Accounting Society of China, senior research fellow of the Cooperate Governance Research Centre of Tsinghua University. She is also the referee of European Accounting Review, China Accounting and Finance Research, Finance Research, and Nankai Business Review, and Editor of China Accounting Review. She is Independent Director of Liuguo Chemical and Rongxin Electronics.

Journal Papers (International)

Wang, K., X. Xiao, Controlling shareholder's tunneling and executive compensation: Evidence from China, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, 2011, Vol. 30, 89-100. 

Wang, K., X. Xiao, Ultimate controlling structure and firm value: Evidence from Chinese listed companies. China Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, 2009, Vol. 2, No. 1, 101-122.