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Jiali Tang, Ph.D., '17

Alumni, Accounting; Assistant Professor University of Hartford

Manning School of Business


Corporate governance, CEO compensation, corporate social responsibility, R&D expenditure


  • Ph.D. Accounting, 2017: University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • M.S.A., August 2012: Boston College
  • B.E. in Finance, June 2012: Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, P. R. China


Jiali (Jenna) Tang is a PhD student in accounting at University of Massachusetts Lowell. She received her Master of Science in Accounting from Boston College. Her current working papers focus on CEO compensation and corporate social responsibility. Prior to entering the Ph.D. program, she worked at ARBC financial mortgage company.

Selected Presentations

Dissertation: What Can Earnings Rankings Tell Us? Implications on Competitive Advantages