About the Fox School

The Fox School of Business at Temple University has a distinguished tradition of preparing leaders, professionals, and entrepreneurs for successful careers in business. It is the largest, most comprehensive business school in the greater Philadelphia region, and among the largest in the world.

Xi Li

Xi Li

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Accounting

Office: Alter Hall 449
Phone: 215.204.4231
E-mail: xili@temple.edu

Research Interests: Financial Reporting and Disclosure, International Accounting, Corporate Governance, Debt Contracting, Corporate Social Responsibility

Dr. Li’s Curriculum Vitae, SSRN ProfileWebsite

  • “Active Owership ” (with Elroy Dimson and Oguzhan Karakas), 2015, Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 28 (12), pp. 3225-3268.
  • “Contractibility and Transparency of Financial Statement Information Prepared under IFRS: Evidence from Debt Contracts around IFRS Adoption” (with Ray Ball and Lakshmanan Shivakumar), 2015, Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 53 (5), pp. 961-953.
  • “Mandatory Financial Reporting and Voluntary Disclosure: The Effect of Mandatory IFRS Adoption on Management Forecasts” (with Holly Yang), Forthcoming at The Accounting Review
  • “Accounting Conservatism and the Cost of Capital: International Analysis”, 2015, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 42 (5-6), pp. 555-582.
  • “The Impacts of Product Market Competition on the Quantity and Quality of Voluntary Disclosures”, 2010, Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 15 (3), pp. 663-711.