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Dr. Nafis RAHMAN


Assistant Professor

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Dr. Nafis RAHMAN

Academic Qualifications

  • BA (Ohio Wesleyan University)
  • MS (Pace University)
  • PhD (The University of British Columbia)

Brief Biography

Nafis Rahman joined HKU as an Assistant Professor in 2016.  His research investigates how various information and different forces influence the capital market.  He teaches intermediate accounting at the undergraduate level.


Dr. Rahman has performed research in the areas of Accounting Restatement, Investor Home Bias, Analyst Report, and Corporate Social Responsibility.


Dr. Rahman teaches Intermediate Accounting I (ACCT2102).

Selected Publications

"The Foreign Investor Bias and its Linguistic Origins", Management Science (forthcoming).  Authors: Russell Lundholm, Nafis Rahman and Rafael Rogo.

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