Qiancheng  (James) Zheng is an Assistant Teaching Professor in the Finance Department at UMass Lowell.

Qiancheng (James) Zheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Teaching Professor

College
Manning School of Business
Department
Finance
Phone
978-934-2850
Office
Pulichino Tong - Second Floor

Research Interests

Mergers and Acquisitions, IPOs, Strategic Alliances, Innovations, Executive Compensations, and Corporate governance

Education

Ph D: Finance, University of South Florida, FL

Selected Publications

  • "The Value of Innovation and the Spillover Effect on Alliance Partners," with Jianping Qi and Ninon K. Sutton, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 55, 1427-1457, 2020.
  • "Going concern opinions and IPO pricing accuracy," with Natalia Matanova, Tanja Steigner, and Bingsheng Yi. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 53, 195-238, 2019.
  • "Online Trust and Financial Performance: A Case of Online Bookstores," with Antonina Bauman, and Joyce Zhou. Journal of Marketing Development and Competitiveness, 10 (3), 49-62, 2016.
  • "The Value of Strategic Alliances in Acquisitions and IPOs," with Jianping Qi and Ninon K. Sutton. Financial Management, 44: 387-430, 2015.

Selected Presentations

  • "Changes in Disclosure Requirements and the Impact on Firm Harvest Methods and Premiums," with James Brau and Ninon K. Sutton, 2020 Southern Finance Association (SFA) Annual Meeting in Palm Springs, CA, November 2020.
  • "The Path to Public: The Acquisition Appeal," with James Brau and Ninon K. Sutton, 2019 FMA Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 2019.
  • "Going concern opinions and IPO pricing accuracy," with Natalia Matanova, Tanja Steigner, and Bingsheng Yi, 2018 FMA Asia Pacific Conference, Hong Kong, China, May 2018.
  • "Going concern opinions and IPO pricing accuracy," with Natalia Matanova, Tanja Steigner, and Bingsheng Yi, Eastern Finance Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA, April 2018.
  • "Take a Chance: Going Public with Going Concern Auditor Opinions," with Natalia Matanova, and Tanja Steigner, World Finance Conference, Sardinia, Italy, July 2017.