Doctoral student Yin Liu won the Best PhD Paper Award at the 2016 North East AAA (Accounting Association of America) conference on Oct. 7, 2016. Her paper, "Does Investment Efficiency Improve After the Adoption of Compensation Claw back Provisions?" is co-authored with Huiqi Gan (Assistant Professor in Accounting) and Khondkar Karim (Head of Accounting Department).
Since the program was launched in 2013, three doctoral students have won Best Paper Awards at conferences. Besides Yin Liu, Sandhya Balasubramanian won the New England Journal of Entrepreneurship Best Paper Award at the 2015 Eastern Academy of Management Annual Conference, and Hasan Kartal won the Best Paper Award in the 25th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS 2015).
Stop by and see these great research achievements at the PhD Open House on Oct. 27. RSVP by Oct. 23 to Yi_Yang@uml.edu
if you’d like to attend.