X. Frank Zhang

Professor of Accounting

Professor X. Frank Zhang

Professor Zhang's research focuses on empirical capital market researches, including stock anomalies, fundamental analysis, investor and analyst behavior, management incentives, and corporate financial reporting. He is interested in both rational and behavioral approaches in studying stock anomalies and cross-sectional variations in stock returns.


  • PhD, University of Chicago, 2006
  • MBA, University of Chicago, 2005
  • BS, Nankai University, 1993


Selected Articles

J. Thomas and F. Zhang
Review of Accounting Studies
F. Zhang, M. Erickson, and S. Heitzman
The Accounting Review
The surpraview of return predictive signals
F. Zhang, J. Green and J. Hand
Review of Accounting Studies
F. Zhang, M. Erickson, and S. Wang
Review of Accounting Studies