Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Shen Rui

Assistant Professor
Division of Accounting
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)

Phone: (+65)6316 8798
Office: S3-B1A-27

  • PhD (Accounting) Hong Kong University of Science & Tech 2009
  • MS (Accounting) Tsinghua University 2004
  • BA (Accounting) Tsinghua University 2001
Rui holds a PhD Accounting from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Before joining NBS, Rui worked as an assistant professor at Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University. He has taught Financial Analysis and Equity Valuation for master students in finance and Accounting for non-business master students. His main research interests are in the area of heterogeneous interpretations of public accounting information, market anomaly and corporate decisions. His research has been published in The Accounting Review and Strategic Management Journal.
Research Interests
Capital Market, Corporate Finance, Voluntary Disclosure, Analyst Forecast, Disagreement, Social Intangibles
Current Projects
  • Media Attention and Managerial Behaviour
  • Outsider information for insider trading: a social network analysis
  • P1:Stakeholder Theory And Corporate Decision P2: Organization Capital And Corporate Takeover
  • Parameter Uncertainty, Different Interpretations and Post-Earnings-Announcement-Drift
Selected Publications
  • Qianqian Du, Rui Shen. (2018). Peer performance and earnings management. Journal of Banking and Finance, 89, 125-137.
  • Kai Li, Buhui Qiu, Rui Shen. (2017). Organization Capital and Mergers and Acquisitions. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Accepted.
  • Tang, Yi., Qian, Cuili., Chen, Guoli., & Shen, Rui. (2015). How CEO hubris affects corporate social (ir)responsibility. Strategic Management Journal, 36(9), 1338–1357.
  • Shen, Rui., Tang, Yi., & Chen, Guoli. (2014). When the role fits: How firm status differentials affect corporate takeovers. Strategic Management Journal, 35(13), 2012-2030.
  • Hilary, Gilles., & Shen, Rui. (2013). The Role of analysts in intra-industry information transfer. The Accounting Review, 88(4), 1265-1287.

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