Dr Terrence Feng

Terrence Feng

Lecturer in Accounting


Accounting; Corporate Governance; Financial Accounting

Qualifications: BCom-ProfAccg, MRes (Macquarie), PhD (UTS)

Papers Taught

About Terrence

Terrence Feng is a Lecturer in Accounting at the Waikato Management School.

His research focuses on the interaction of auditor choice, financial accounting, capital market research, earnings quality, and corporate governance. In particular, he examines the quality of statutory and voluntary accounting information, the relationship between such information and auditor attributes, how the information is incorporated into share prices, and how the information is used to assist corporate decision making and design executive compensation contracts.

His work has been accepted for publication in Accounting and FinanceMeditari Accountancy Research, Accounting Research Journal, and China Journal of Accounting Research. Terrence has also received external research grants, such as AFAANZ research grants.

Research Interests

  • Auditing
  • Financial accounting
  • Capital market research
  • Earnings quality
  • Corporate governance

Recent Publications

  • Feng, Z., Li, L., Wong, H., & Wong, J. (2022). Regulatory intervention and audit quality: new evidence from audit firm suspension. Meditari Accountancy Research, online, 25 pages. doi:10.1108/MEDAR-07-2021-1372

  • Cao, Y., & Feng, Z. (2022). Do supply shocks in the audit partner labor market affect auditor choice? Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment. China Journal of Accounting Research, online, 100221. doi:10.1016/j.cjar.2022.100221

  • Li, L., Feng, Z., Wong, H., & Wong, J. (2021). Regulatory intervention and audit quality: New evidence from audit firm suspension. In 2021 AFAANZ Conference. Virtual.

  • Cao, Y., Feng, Z., Lu, M., & Shan, Y. (2021). Tax avoidance and firm risk in China: A pitch. Accounting Research Journal, 34(1), 119-124. doi:10.1108/ARJ-08-2020-0280

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