Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Wenxuan Hou

Personal Chair in Corporate Finance

  1. 2018
  2. Chinese capital markets: The importance of history for modern development

    Guariglia, A., Hou, W., Hua, X. & Huang , Y. 2 Nov 2018 In : The European Journal of Finance. 24, 16, p. 1369-1374

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  3. Athletes in boardrooms: Evidence from the world

    Dong, Y., Duan, T., Hou, W. & Liu, L. 25 Jul 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, and Money. 48 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Determinants of global natural gas consumption and import–export flows

    Chen, J., Yu, J., Ai, B., Song, M. & Hou, W. 12 Jul 2018 In : Energy Economics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Short-run price performance of venture capital trust in initial public offerings

    Yang, T., Hou, W. & Li, P. Jun 2018 In : Finance Research Letters. 25, p. 177-182

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Media censorship and stock price: Evidence from the foreign share discount in China

    Ding, R., Hou, W., Liu, Y. & Zhang, Z. 3 Mar 2018 In : Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, and Money.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. The burden of attention: CEO publicity and tax avoidance

    Duan, T., Ding, R., Hou, W. & Zhang, Z. 22 Feb 2018 In : Journal of Business Research. 87, p. 90-101 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Do banks audited by specialists engage in less real activities management? Evidence from repurchase agreements

    Fargher, N., Hou, W. & Zhang, Z. 25 Jan 2018 In : Auditing, A Journal of Practice and Theory.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 2017
  10. The end of imagination? Understanding new developments in microfinance

    Cumming, D., Dong, Y., Hou, W. & Sen, B. 10 Nov 2017 Microfinance for Entrepreneurial Development : Sustainability and Inclusion in Emerging Markets. D. C., Dong, Y., Hou, W. & Sen, B. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillian

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  11. Regional institutions, financial analysts and stock price informativeness

    Ding, R., Hou, W., Kuo, J-M. & Lee, E. 5 Oct 2017 In : Regional Studies. p. 1-10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Does feedback trading drive returns of cross-listed shares

    Chen, M., Dong, Y., Hou, W. & McMillan, D. 15 Sep 2017 In : Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, and Money.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Chinese capital markets: Institutional reforms and growing global links

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 25 Jul 2017 In : The European Journal of Finance. 23, 7-9

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  14. Corporate governance challenges in emerging economies

    Armitage, S., Hou, W., Sarkar, S. & Talaulicar, T. 9 May 2017 In : Corporate Governance: an International Review. 25, 3, p. 148-154 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  15. Do board secretaries influence management earnings forecasts?

    Xing, L., Duan, T. & Hou, W. 3 Mar 2017 In : Journal of Business Ethics. p. 1-38 38 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Microfinance for Entrepreneurial Development: Sustainability and Inclusion in Emerging Markets

    Cumming, D., Dong, Y., Hou, W. & Sen, . B. 2017 Palgrave Macmillian. 224 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  17. 2016
  18. Pay performance sensitivity and risk-taking behaviors: Evidence from closed-end funds

    Yang, T. & Hou, W. Dec 2016 In : Emerging Markets Review. p. 274-288

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Business ethics and finance in Greater China: Synthesis and future directions in sustainability, CSR, and fraud

    Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Lee, E. Nov 2016 In : Journal of Business Ethics. p. 1-26

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Do financial analysts perform a monitoring role in China? Evidence from modified audit opinions

    Chen, J., Ding, R., Hou, W. & Johan, S. Sep 2016 In : Abacus. 52, 3, p. 473-500

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. The integrity of financial analysts: Evidence from asymmetric responses to earnings surprises

    Lu, R., Hou, W., Oppenheimer , H. R. & Zhang, T. J. 6 Jul 2016 In : Journal of Business Ethics. 151, 3, p. 761-783

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Evaluating the performance of Chinese commercial banks: A comparative analysis of different types of banks

    Dong, Y., Firth, M., Hou, W. & Yang, W. Jul 2016 In : European Journal of Operational Research. 252, 1, p. 280-295

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Systematic risk, government policy intervention, and dynamic contrarian investments

    Liu, J., Hou, W., Tao, Q. & Zhang, T. J. May 2016 In : International Review of Economics and Finance. 43, p. 334-343

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Venture capital trusts and the expiration of IPO lockup provisions

    Yang, T. & Hou, W. 6 Apr 2016 In : The European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Sustainable and Ethical Entrepreneurship, Corporate Finance and Governance, and Institutional Reform in China

    Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Lee, E. Apr 2016 In : Journal of Business Ethics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Family business development in mainland China 1872–1949

    McWatters, C. S., Chen, Q., Ding, S., Hou, W. & Wu, Z. 17 Jan 2016 In : Business History. 58, 3, p. 408-432

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. A new resolution of the China foreign share discount puzzle: Media control and news perception

    Ding, R., Hou, W., Liu, Y. & Zhang, J. 2016

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  28. 2015
  29. Introduction: Special Issue: History and Evolution of Entrepreneurship and Finance in China

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 17 Dec 2015 In : Business History. 58, 3, p. 317-318

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Exchange trading rules, governance, and trading location of cross-listed stocks

    Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Wu, E. 25 Sep 2015 In : The European Journal of Finance. p. 1-37 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Retail Investor Attention and Stock Liquidity

    Ding, R. & Hou, W. Jul 2015 In : Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, and Money. 37, p. 12-26

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. The Impact of Foreign Bank Penetration on the Domestic Banking Sector: New Evidence from China

    Luo, D., Dong, Y., Armitage, S. & Hou, W. 30 Jan 2015 In : The European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Chinese Gini Coefficient from 2005 to 2012, Based on 20 Grouped Income Data Sets of Urban and Rural Residents

    Chen, J., Fang, F., Hou, W., Li, F., Pu, M. & Song, M. 2015 In : Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2015, 16 p., 939020

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Developments in Chinese Entrepreneurship

    Cumming, D., Firth, M., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2015 (Accepted/In press) Palgrave Macmillan.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  35. Effects of heterogeneity on measuring efficiency scores: The case of China’s banking sector

    Dong, Y., Cumming, D., Guariglia, A. & Hou, W. 2015 Experiences and Challenges in the Development of the Chinese Capital Market. Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 37-67 31 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. Experiences and Challenges in the Development of the Chinese Capital Market

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2015 Palgrave Macmillian.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  37. Sustainable Entrepreneurship in China

    Cumming, D., Firth, M., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2015 Palgrave Macmillan.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  38. The Role of Returnees in Business: A Review

    Wang, H., Duan, T., Hou, W. & Liu, X. 2015 Entrepreneur and Talent Management from a Global Perspective. Edward Elgar Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  39. The impact of foreign bank penetration on the domestic banking sector: New evidence from China

    Luo, D., Dong, Y., Armitage, S. & Hou, W. 2015 In : The European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. 2014
  41. Does Mutual Fund Ownership Affect Financial Reporting Quality for Chinese Privately-Owned Enterprises?

    Chan, A. L-C., Ding, R. & Hou, W. Dec 2014 In : International Review of Financial Analysis. 36, p. 131-140

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Ownership structure and risk taking: Comparative evidence from private and state controlled banks in China

    Dong, Y., Meng, C., Firth, M. & Hou, W. Dec 2014 In : International Review of Financial Analysis. p. 120-130

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. CEO accountability for corporate fraud: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform in China

    Chen, J., Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 25 Nov 2014 In : Journal of Business Ethics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Introduction: Exploring entrepreneurial activity and small business issues in the Chinese economy

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W., Lee, E. & Newman, A. Sep 2014 In : International Small Business Journal. 32, 6, p. 603-609

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Does the external monitoring effect of financial analysts deter corporate fraud in China?

    Chen, J., Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2014 In : Journal of Business Ethics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Family Control, Regulatory Environment, and the Growth of Entrepreneurial Firms: International Evidence

    Ding, S., Hou, W., Li, W., Wilson, C. & Wu, Z. 2014 In : Corporate Governance: an International Review. 22, 2, p. 132-144

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. The Value of Home-country Governance for Cross-listed Stocks

    Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Wu, E. 2014 In : The European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. The experiences and challenges in the development of the Chinese capital market

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2014 In : The European Journal of Finance. 20, 595-598

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  49. 2013
  50. Executive Integrity, Audit Opinion, and Fraud in Chinese Listed Firms

    Chen, J., Cumming, D., Hou, W. & Lee, E. Jun 2013 In : Emerging Markets Review. 15, p. 72-91 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Media coverage and foreign share discount puzzle in China

    Cumming, D., Dixon, R., Hou, W. & Lee, E. Feb 2013 In : European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Developing China's Capital Market

    Cumming, D. (ed.), Guariglia, A. (ed.), Hou, W. (ed.) & Lee, E. (ed.) 2013 Palgrave Macmillan.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  53. Executive Compensation and the Split Share Structure Reform in China

    Hou, W., Lee, E., Stathopoulos , K. & Tong, Z. 2013 In : The European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Fund Ownership and Stock Price Informativeness of Chinese Listed Firms

    Ding, R., Hou, W., Kuo, J-M. & Lee, E. 2013 In : Journal of Multinational Financial Management. 23, 3, p. 166-185

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Impact of Foreign Bank Entry on the Performance of Chinese Banks

    Dong, Y., Guariglia, A. & Hou, W. 2013 Developing China's Capital Market. Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  56. Independent directors and corporate performance in China

    Jiao, H., Dong, Y., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2013 Developing China's Capital Market. Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  57. Introduction to the experiences and challenges in the development of the Chinese capital market

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2013 Developing China's Capital Market. Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  58. 2012
  59. The Impact of State Ownership on Share Price Informativeness: The Case of the Split Share Structure Reform in China

    Hou, W., Kuo, J. & Lee, E. Dec 2012 In : British Accounting Review. 44, 4, p. 248-261

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Experiences and challenges in the development of Chinese capital market

    Cumming, D., Guariglia, A., Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2012 In : European Journal of Finance.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  61. Fund Ownership and the Corporate Fraud in China

    Hou, W., Lee, E. & Stathopoulos, K. 2012 Entrepreneurship, Governance and Ethics. Cumming, D., Mallin, C. & Cressy, R. (eds.). Springer

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  62. Player and Referee Roles Held Jointly: the Effect of State Ownership on China’s Regulatory Enforcement against Fraud

    Hou, W. & Moore, G. 2012 Entrepreneurship, Finance, Governance and Ethics. Cumming, D., Cressy, R. & Mallin, C. (eds.). Springer

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  63. Split Share Structure Reform, corporate governance, and the foreign share discount puzzle in China

    Hou, W. & Lee, E. 2012 In : European Journal of Finance. n/a, p. 1-25

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Trading constraints and illiquidity discounts

    Hou, W. & Howell, S. 2012 In : The European Journal of Finance. 18, 1, p. 1-27 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Valuation of Restricted Shares by Conflicting Shareholders in the Split Share Structure Reform

    Cumming, D. & Hou, W. 2012 In : European Journal of Finance. p. 1-25 42 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. 2010
  67. Player and Referee Roles Held Jointly: The Effect of State Ownership on China's Regulatory Enforcement Against Fraud

    Hou, W. & Moore, G. Sep 2010 In : Journal of Business Ethics. 95, 2 Supplement, p. 317-335 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle