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Dr. Min Kwan AHN


Assistant Professor

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Dr. Min Kwan AHN

Academic and Professional Qualifications

  • PhD : The Ohio State University, Accounting
  • M.Acc : Brigham Young University, Accounting
  • B.S: Brigham Young University, Accounting

Brief Biography

Professor Ahn joined the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Hong Kong as an Assistant Professor of Accounting in 2014. He earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting) from The Ohio State University. He also holds M.S. and B.S. degrees in Business Administration (Accounting) from Brigham Young University.

Teaching and Research Interests

Professor Ahn has taught intermediate financial accounting to undergraduate students.  His primary research interests are in the areas of off-balance-sheet financing, information intermediaries, and corporate disclosure. In particular, he is interested in the risk-relevancy of assets securitized, the performance of credit rating agencies, and the application of natural language processing techniques to corporate financial reports.

Research Interests

  • Off-balance-sheet financing
  • Corporate disclosure
  • Credit rating agencies
  • Debt contracting
  • Textual analysis of financial disclosures

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