Xiaojing Meng

Xiaojing Meng

Joined Stern 2011

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 10-85
New York, NY 10012

E-mail xm4@stern.nyu.edu

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Xiaojing Meng joined New York University Stern School of Business in July 2011.

Professor Meng's research interests include financial reporting/disclosure and corporate governance. She is particularly interested in how different parties strategically communicate their information, and how accounting information is used in firms' and investors' decision-making processes. Her work has been published in Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Financial Economics, The Accounting Review, and Review of Accounting Studies.

Professor Meng received a B.A. in Economics from the Central University of Finance and Economics, a M.A. in Accounting from Beijing University, and a Ph.D. in Accounting from Columbia Business School (with distinction).

Research Interests

  • Corporate governance
  • Debt contracting
  • Strategic information transmission

Academic Background

Ph.D., Accounting, 2012
Columbia Business School

M.A., Accounting, 2003
Beijing University, China

B.A., Economics, 2001
Central University of Finance and Economics, China

Selected Publications

Tim Baldenius, Xiaojing Meng and Lin Qiu (2019)
Biased Boards
Forthcoming at The Accounting Review

Xiaojing Meng (2015)
Analysts Reputation, Communication and Information Acquisition
Journal of Accounting Research 2015, 53 (1), 119-173

Tim Baldenius, Nahum Melumad and Xiaojing Meng (2014)
Board Composition and CEO Power
Journal of Financial Economics 2014, 112(1), 53-68

Tim Baldenius and Xiaojing Meng (2010)
Signaling Firm Value to Active Investors
Review of Accounting Studies 2010, 15(3), 584-619

Areas of Expertise


  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Reporting