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Heeick Choi


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Heeick ChoiAssistant Professor
  • College
    Manning School of Business
  • Department
    Accounting
  • Phone
    (978) 934-2509
  • Fax
    (978) 934-3035
  • Office
    Pulichino Tong Business Center - 317
  • Email

Research Interests

Financial Statement Analysis, Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting

Financial Intermediaries (Analysts, Credit Rating Agencies), Financial Reporting Quality, Insider Trading and International Accounting

Education

  • Ph D: Accounting, (2016), State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Management - Buffalo, NY
  • MS: Science in Statistics, (2011), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Business/Statistics - Champaign, IL
  • MS: Science in Accountancy, (2010), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Business/Statistics - Champaign, IL
  • MBA: Business Administration (Magna Cum Laude), (2007), Sogang University, Business School - Seoul, Korea

Biography

Heeick Choi, Ph.D. joined the Manning School of Business (MSB) accounting faculty in September 2016. He earned a BBA from Sogang University, a Master in Accounting and Statistics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a Ph.D. in Management (Accounting) from SUNY Buffalo. Prior to joining academia, Choi worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Korea for three years. He is a Certified Public Accountant of South Korea.

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Doctoral Consortium Fellow (2015)

Selected Publications

  • Choi, H., Suh, S. (). Financial statement comparability and CEO compensation structure. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy.
  • Choi, H., Kim, M. (2018). Product Market Competition and Credit Ratings. Quarterly Journal of Finance & Accounting, 56(3&4) 103-148.
  • Choi, H. (2016). The value of analysts' stock recommendation revisions: Analysts' information filtering from insider trading. SUNY Buffalo

Selected Presentations

  • - 2015 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, 2015 - Chicago, IL
  • - 2015 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting, 2015 - Nashville, TN
  • - UB School of Management Ph.D. Student’s Research Showcase, 2014 - Buffalo
  • - UB School of Management Ph.D. Student’s Research Showcase, 2013 - Buffalo
  • - University at Buffalo Finance and Accounting Student Seminar (UB FASS), 2012 - Buffalo

Selected Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Graduate Assistantship (2015), Fellowship - SUNY at Buffalo
    Choi, H.
  • University at Buffalo Presidential Fellowship (2011), Fellowship - SUNY at Buffalo
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