Prof. ZHENG Liu (鄭柳)

PhD - Accounting (University of Southern California)
BA - Accounting (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics )             

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34427928

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Liu Zheng is an Associate Professor at City University of Hong Kong. Prior to joining City University of Hong Kong, she was an Assistant Professor at the University of Hong Kong. She obtained her Ph.D. in Accounting from University of Southern California. Dr. Zheng’ s primary research interests are in financial reporting and capital market regulations. She is also interested in corporate governance, organizational incentive systems and CEO compensation. Her publications have appeared in Accounting, Organizations and Society and Journal of Accounting and Economics. Her teaching interests include both financial accounting and managerial accounting.

Research Interests/Areas

Research Areas

  • Financial Reporting and Capital Markets
  • Managerial Compensation
  • Corporate Governance 


Case Study / Teaching Case

  • Zheng, L., K. A. Merchant and W. Van der Stede (2003), "Management Control Systems: Performance Measurement, Evaluation and Incentives", Houston Fearless, 76 Inc, Financial Times/Prentice-Hall, London.

  • Zheng, L., K. A. Merchant and L. K. Ong (2001), Cases from Management Accounting Practice, ConAgra Grocery Products Company, Vol. 16.


Teaching Areas

  • Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting


Participating in or organizing a conference / an event

  • Kim, J-B., X. Liu and L. Zheng (6-10 August 2011), "Does Mandatory IFRS Adoption Impact Audit Fees? Theory and Evidence", presented at 2011 Annual Meeting of American Accounting Association, Denver, USA.