SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

Hong Bo

BA Economics (Lanzhou) MSc Economics (LSE) PhD Economics (Groningen)
  • Overview
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Expertise
  • Publications

Overview

Teaching

Research

  • Firm Investment Decision under Uncertainty
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Capital Market Imperfections
  • China

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
  • China
Languages

Publications

Book Chapters

Bo, Hong and Xu, Boying (2015) 'Accounting Performance Inflated by Private Equity before IPOs: Evidence from Chinese Firms.' In: Cumming, Douglas and Firth, Michael and Hou, Wenxuan and Lee, Edward, (eds.), Sustainable Entrepreneurship in China: Ethics, Corporate Governance, and Institutional Reforms. USA: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 127-157.

Bo, Hong and Driver, Ciaran (2012) 'Agency Theory, Corporate Governance, and Finance.' In: Dietrich, M. and Krafft, J., (eds.), Handbook on the Economics and Theory of the Firm. Edward Elgar.

Journal Articles

Bo, Hong and Li, Tao and Sun, Yanmei (2016) 'Board Attributes and Herding in Corporate Investment: Evidence from Chinese Listed Firms.' European Journal of Finance, 22 (4-6). pp. 432-462.

Bo, Hong and Zhang, Baoshan and Oughton, Christine and Yuan, Xiaoling and Ma, Jun (2015) 'China’s State Energy Investment during 1991-2007: Investment Analysis and Policy Issues.' Regional Studies.

Bo, Hong and Driver, Ciaran and Lin , Hsiang-Chun Michael (2014) 'Corporate Investment during the Financial Crisis: Evidence from China.' International Review of Financial Analysis, 35 (2014). pp. 1-12.

Lin , Hsiang-Chun Michael and Bo, Hong (2012) 'State Ownership and Financial Constraints on Investment of Chinese Listed Firms: New Evidence.' European Journal of Finance, 18 (6). pp. 497-513.

Bo, Hong and Huang, Zhongnan and Wang, Changyun (2011) 'Understanding Seasoned Equity Offerings Behaviour of Chinese Listed Firms.' Journal of Banking and Finance, 35 (5). pp. 1143-1157.

Bo, Hong and Li, Tao and Toolsema, Linda A (2009) 'Corporate Social Responsibility Investment and Social Objectives: An Examination on Social Welfare Investment of Chinese State Owned Enterprises.' Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 56 (3). pp. 267-295.

Bo, Hong (2007) 'Nonlinear Effects of Debt on Firm Investment: Evidence from Dutch Listed Firms.' European Journal of Finance, 13 (7). pp. 669-687.

Bo, Hong and Sterken, Elmer (2007) 'Attitude towards Risk, Uncertainty and Fixed Investment.' North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 18 (1). pp. 59-75.

Bo, Hong (2006) 'An Empirical Examination of the Hangover Effect of Irreversibility on Investment.' Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 53 (3). pp. 358-376.

Bo, Hong and Jacobs, Jan and Sterken, Elmer (2006) 'A Threshold Uncertainty Investment Model for the Netherlands.' Applied Financial Economics, 16 (9). pp. 665-673.

Bo, Hong (2005) 'Is the Investment-Uncertainty Relationship Nonlinear? An Empirical Analysis for the Netherlands.' Economica, 72 (286). pp. 307-331.

Bo, Hong and Lensink, Robert and Sterken, Elmer (2003) 'Uncertainty and Financial Constraints.' European Finance Review, 7 (2). pp. 297-321.

Bo, Hong (2002) 'Idiosyncratic Uncertainty and Firm Investment.' Australian Economic Papers, 41 (1). pp. 1-14.

Bo, Hong and Sterken, E. (2002) 'Volatility of the Interest Rate, Debt and Firm Investment: Dutch Evidence.' Journal of Corporate Finance, 8 (2). pp. 179-193.

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