Jingran Zhao is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She joined the School of Accounting and Finance in 2015 upon the completion of her PhD at Emory University. She received her BBA with honors and academic excellence award from Georgia College & State University in 2010.
Jingran’s research focuses on how investors use information from various sources to make investment decisions. These information sources include mandatory disclosure, voluntary disclosure, information intermediaries (e.g., analysts and news media), and social media (e.g., Twitter).