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Hongtao Guo

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: CC-125
Phone: 978-542-2383
Email: hongtao.guo@salemstate.edu

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1005 01 ACC301 Intermediate Accounting II
1777 03 ACC106 Financial Accounting
1811 02 ACC301 Intermediate Accounting II

Professional Biography

Ph.D. in Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign   

M.A. in International Economics, Renmin University of China, P.R. China

B.A. in Economics, Peking University, P.R. China

  

Professional Interests

Accounting and disclosure for derivatives, accounting information in private debt market, accounting information and financial analyst stock recommendations. Value-at-risk measurement and other risk management issues. Accounting case.

Responsibilities

ACC106 Financial Accounting, ACC202 Managerial Accounting, ACC 300 and 301 Intermediate Accounting I and II

Selected Publications

“Accounting Toward Sweet Success: Treadwell’s Ice Cream.” (with M. Lam and P.  McGee) The Case Journal 13 (2017): 102-119

"Tail Information in Financial Market." (with Z.  Xiao) (2016) Conference Proceedings, 43rd Annual Northeast Business & Economics Association Conference.  

"Right and Left Tail Measurement of Return Distribution in Financial Variables.' (with Z. Xiao) (2016) Conference Proceedings, 36th International Business Research Conference.  

"A Note on Covariance Matrix Estimation in Quantile Regressions." (with Z. Xiao) Frontiers of Economics in China 9 (2014): 165-173

"Quantile Regression and Value-at-Risk", in C. F. Lee and John C. Lee, Eds., Handbook of Financial Econometrics and Statistics, Springer Publishers, New York, (2014), 1143-116.

“Accounting toward sweet success: Treadwell’s Ice Cream” in G. Vega, Ed., Business in a Book: Bertolon School of Business Edition, The Case Centre, England, (2014), Case #1.  

"Risk Analysis Using Regression Quantiles - Evidence from International Equity Market." (with Lam, M., Wu, G., & Xiao, Z.) The International Journal of Business and Finance Research, 7(2013):1-15.

"Risk Analysis via Regression Quantiles - Evidence from International Equity Markets." (with Lam, M., Wu, G., & Xiao, Z.)  (2012)  Conference Proceedings, 2012 Winter Global Conference on Business and Finance.

"Quantitative Market Risk Disclosure, Bond Default Risk and the Cost of Debt: Why Value-at-Risk?" Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting 7 (2009): 135-156

"The Information Content of Quarterly Earnings in Syndicated Bank Loan Prices," (with L.Allen and J. Weintrop) Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics 15 (2008): 91-122

"An Analysis of Risk for Defautable Bond Portfolios," (with Z. Xiao and G. Wu) The Journal of Risk Finance, vol. 8, No.2 (2007): 166-185.

"The Effect of Earnings Management, Inside Information, and Voluntary Disclosure Choice on the Accuracy of Management Earnings Forecasts," (with D.A. Ziebart) Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics June (2000): 37-58

Selected Presentations

"Tail Information in Financial Market." 43rd Annual NBEA Conference. West Point, NY. 2016.

"Right and Left Tail Measurement of Return Distribution in Financial Variables," 36th International Business Research Conference, Toronto, Canada, 2016.

"A General Analysis of the Impact of Scale Difference When Interpreting R2 as an Indicator of Value-relevance." International Symposium on Recent Developments in Econometric Theory with Applications, China, 2015.

"Risk Analysis via Regression Quantiles - Evidence from International Equity Market."   Global Conference on Business and Finance, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2012.

"Accounting Toward Sweet Success: Treadwell's Ice Cream?   Eastern Academy of Management, CASE Association, Phiadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2012.

"The Information Content of Quarterly Earnings in Syndicated Bank Loan Prices", Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 2007.

"The Information Content of Quarterly Earnings in Syndicated Bank Loan Prices", American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, New York University, Beijing University, People's University of China, 2005.

"Quantitative Market Risk Disclosure and the Cost of Debt: Why Value at Risk?" Vanderbilt University, 2003.

"An Analysis of Risk for Defautable Bond Portfolios," The Summer Meeting of Econometric Society, Chicago, IL, 2003.

"Quantitative Market Risk Disclosure and the Cost of Debt: Why Value at Risk?" University of Illinois, University of Southern California, Baruch College, Georgia State University, Vanderbilt University, Santa Clara University, SUNY-Binghamton, 2001.

"A General Analysis of the Impact of Scale Difference When Interpreting R2 as an Indicator of Value Relevance," University of Illinois Brownbag Seminar, 2000.

"The Effect of Earnings Management, Inside Information, and Voluntary Disclosure Choice on the Accuracy of Management Earnings Forecasts," City University of Hong Kong Symposium, Hong Kong, 2000.

Personal Interests

Traveling with family, all kinds of sports, especially running and swimming. 

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