Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Tong Yen Hee
Associate Professor, College of Business (Nanyang Business School) - Division of Accounting
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Associate Professor Tong Yen Hee has a PhD in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Washington, Seattle and is a FCPA (Aust). He served as the Head of Division, Accounting from 2018 to 2023. Prior to joining NTU, he worked at Esso Singapore and DBS Finance. His research deals primarily with the role of financial accounting in capital markets and examines the interactions among users and preparers of accounting information such as auditors, investors, stock analysts and managers. He has published in several international peer-review journals, including the Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies and Contemporary Accounting Research. He served on the editorial board of Accounting Horizons (2009 – 2014) and China Accounting and Finance Review (2021 - 2023). He was awarded the Division of Accounting’s Research Excellence Award in 2009 and 2014. In addition, he was presented with the Certificate of Honor for Outstanding Mentorship of Koh Boon Hwee Scholar in 2011 and was nominated for the division’s Teaching Excellence Award in 2014. He teaches financial reporting and valuation at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He is currently a member of the Learning and Assessment Working Group, Institute of Valuer and Appraisal Singapore (IVAS).

Financial Reporting Quality Accounting Information and the Capital Markets Financial Analysts

  • 1. Determinants of corporate investment decisions, 2. Social ties and the effectiveness of audit committee's oversight
  • An Investigation into the use of Visual Elements in Sustainability Reports