Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708
Xu Jiang, PhD, Associate Professor of Business Administration; BS (University of Science and Technology of China), PhD (University of Minnesota)
Professor Jiang joined Fuqua faculty after serving as an assistant professor of accounting at Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business. Professor Jiang’s research applies theory to practical issues in financial reporting, disclosure, and auditing. His current work includes the design of optimal accounting standards with a particular focus on bias and discretion, economic consequences of accounting standards with a particular focus on measurement and auditing issues, and tax incidence. His work has been published in many journals, including Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Management Science, and The Accounting Review. He receives Excellence in Reviewing award from the Journal of Accounting Research for the year 2021. He teaches financial accounting and is the recipient of the 2016 Master of Management Studies Excellence in Teaching Award.