HYUNGJIN CHO
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HYUNGJIN CHO

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Education

PhD in business administration (accounting concentration) from Seoul National University (South Korea)

MS of business administration (accounting concentration) from Seoul National University (South Korea) 

BA of business administration from Sogang University (South Korea)

Research interests

His research focuses on, but is not limited to, the role of accounting information in corporate investments and external financing decisions. Other areas encompass the corporate governance, auditing, product market competition, and the role of accounting information in social interaction. 

Selected publications

Hyungjin Cho, Bryan Byung-Hee Lee, Woo-Jong Lee, and Byungcherl Charlie Sohn, 2017, Do labor unions always lead to underinvestment?, Journal of Management Accounting Research 29(1)


Hyungjin Cho, Bomi Song, Politically connected audit committees, earnings quality, and external financing: Evidence from Korea, Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, forthcoming


Hoshik Shim, Hyungjin Cho, Woo-Jong Lee, 2016, The effectiveness of regulation fair disclosure: Evidence from an emerging market, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade 52(6)


Hyungjin Cho, and Sunhwa Cho, 2015, What drives credit rating change? A return decomposition approach, Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies 44(6)

Hyungjin Cho is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Department of Business Administration at Carlos III University of Madrid.

He holds a PhD in Business Administration from Seoul National University of South Korea. He received MS and BA of business administration from Seoul National University and Sogang University, respectively.

His research focuses on the role of accounting information in corporate investments and external financing decisions.

Hyungjin Cho, Bryan Byung-Hee Lee, Woo-Jong Lee, and Byungcherl Charlie Sohn, Do labor unions always lead to underinvestment?, Journal of Management Accounting Research 29(1)


Hyungjin Cho, Bomi Song, Politically connected audit committees, earnings quality, and external financing: Evidence from Korea, Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, forthcoming


Hoshik Shim, Hyungjin Cho, Woo-Jong Lee, 2016, The effectiveness of regulation fair disclosure: Evidence from an emerging market, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade 52


Hyungjin Cho, and Sunhwa Choi, 2015, What drives credit rating change? A return decomposition approach, Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies 44(6)


Hyungjin Cho, Mi-Ok Kim, and Hyung-Rok Jung, 2014, The divergence between voting rights and control rights and the growth anomaly, Korean Accounting Review 39(6) [in Korean]


Hyungjin Cho, Bomi-Song, and Jong-Hag Choi, 2014, The effect of the level of competition in audit market on audit quality and audit fees, Korean Management Review 43(5) [in Korean]


Keun-Sik Shin, HKeun-Sik Shin, Hyungjin Cho, and Jong-Hag Choi, 2014, The conservative audit approach and auditor change, Accounting, Tax and Auditing Research 56(1) [in Korean]


Tae-Sik Ahn, Jung-Hun Hyun, Hyungjin Cho, and Seungbin Oh, 2014, The changes in matching between revenue with expense: The effect of financial structures, Korean Accounting Review 39(1) [in Korean]


Sunyoung Park, Hyungjin Cho, and Jong-Hag Choi, 2012, The association between income-increasing earnings management and operating performance, and voluntary resignation of outside directors, Korean Accounting Review 37(4) [in Korean]


Hyungjin Cho, Moony Lee, Lee-Seok Hwang, 2011, Valuation and risk management of the put back option: A case of Kumho Industrial, Korean Accounting Journal 20(5) [in Korean]

Hyungjin Cho, Sunhwa Choi, Lee-Seok Hwang, and Woo-Jong Lee, Extrapolation bias in explaining the asset growth anomaly: Evidence from analysts' multi-period earnings forecasts. 2nd round at Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance


Hyungjin Cho, Sera Choi, Woo-Jong Lee, and Seunghee Yang, Regional crime rates and financial reporting quality in private firms. 1st round at European Accounting Review


Hyungjin Cho, Sera Choi, and Iny Hwang, Earnings management incentivized by unloadable equity holdings and earnings response coefficient. 


Hyungjin Cho, Lee-Seok Hwang, Hoshik Shim, and Bomi Song. Do large cash holdings and low leverage always lead to overinvestment? Modification of the ex ante overinvestment measure. 


Hyungjin Cho, The shift in corporate credit rating standards: The case of R&D expenditure.