Dr Thu Phuong Truong
Wellington University International
School of Accounting and Commercial Law
Teaching in 2020
as Course Coordinator and Lectureras Course Coordinator and Lecturer
Phuong’s research interests include financial regulation, corporate governance, corporate disclosure, corporate strategy and firm valuation. She has published in numerous journal, including Accounting & Finance, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Company and Securities Law Journal, Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Accounting Research Journal, and Pacific Accounting Review. She serves on the editorial board of Accounting & Finance, and is an associate editor of Accounting & Finance and Accounting Research Journal. She is a member of the management committee of the Quantitative Accounting Research Network, which aims to support and strengthen the environment for quantitative accounting research in New Zealand.
Her teaching areas include financial accounting, financial statement analysis, research methodology and finance at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
She is currently a member of both CA Australia and New Zealand and CPA Australia. She have passed the CFA Level 1 and 2 Examinations.
Financial regulation, corporate governance, corporate disclosure, corporate strategy and firm valuation.
L. Chapple, B. Chen, T. Suleman, and T. P. Truong, 2019, Stock trading behaviour and firm performance: Do CEO equity-based compensation and block ownership matter? Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, forthcoming.
D. Ma, X. Song, M. Tippett, and T. P. Truong, 2019, Financial statement information and present value calculation, Accounting Research Journal, forthcoming.
L. Chapple, V. Clout, A. Perry, and T. P. Truong, 2018, Sliding doors: Comparing backdoor listing and frontdoor listing for Australian start-ups, Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 33, pp. 340-363.
L. Chapple, T. P. Truong, and M. Welsh, 2018, The penalty quantum for non-compliance with corporate disclosure: Solace for the market, Company and Securities Law Journal, forthcoming.
L. Chapple, K. Dunstan and T. P. Truong, 2018, Corporate governance and management earnings forecast behaviour: Evidence from a low private litigation environment, Pacific Accounting Review, forthcoming.
B. Bui, L. Chapple and T. P. Truong, 2017, Drivers of tight carbon control in the context of climate change regulation, Accounting and Finance, DOI: 10.1111/acfi.12320.
N. N. H. Nguyen and T. P. Truong, 2017, Regulatory enforcement, financial reporting quality and investment efficiency: A pitch, Accounting Research Journal, Vol 30, pp. 12-18.
L. Chapple and T. P. Truong, 2015, Continuous disclosure compliance: Does corporate governance matter? Accounting and Finance, Vol. 55, pp. 965-988.
Chapple, L., T. P. Truong, and M. Welsh 2014, A securities market operator's use of the 'please explain' price query and its impact on compliance, Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 32, pp. 173-191.
T. P. Truong 2012, Review of QFINANCE: The ultimate resource, Journal of Accounting and Organisational Change, Vol. 8, pp. 236-238.
Dunstan, K., G. Gallery, and T. P. Truong 2011, Public regulatory reform and management earnings forecasts in a low private litigation environment, Accounting and Finance, Vol. 51, pp. 437-465.
Selected Working Papers
Responsive regulation and the effect of monitoring by the market operator of firm disclosures (with L. Chapple and M. Lubberink).
Transaction costs and liquidity co-movements within and across exchanges: Evidence from Vietnam (with C. Nguyen and H. Quach).
Carbon control, climate change strategy and organisation benefits (with B. Bui and L. Chapple).
The Wall Street Rule and its impact on board monitoring (with L. Chapple, B. Chen and L. Duong).
An evaluation of market responses to corporate disclosures in a continuous disclosure environment (with L. Chapple, T. Keeper and H. Li).
The joint effect of product market competition and investor protection on analysts’ earnings forecasts (with K. A. Kamarudin and W. A. W. Ismail).
Search intensity, liquidity and returns in a transitional market of Vietnam (with L. Hoang, C. Nguyen and J. Shim).
Shareholder activism and corporate social responsibility – Do salient shareholders matter? (with B. Bui, L. Chapple and Y. Yang).
Selected Research Grants
Selected External Research Grants
2017/2018 AFAANZ Research Grant for Mid-career Researcher (with B. Bui).
2015/2016 AFAANZ and SIRCA Research Grant for Mid-career Researcher (with N. Nguyen).
2014/2015 AFAANZ and SIRCA Research Grant for Mid-career Researcher (with M. Lubberink).
2013/2014 AFAANZ Research Grant for Emerging Researcher.
2012/2013 AFAANZ Research Grant for Emerging Researcher.
Selected Internal Research Grants
2015 University Research Grant (with M. Lubberink).
2013 University Research Grant (with T. van Zijl).