Young, Danqing(楊丹青)

BS, MS (Fudan); MA, PhD (Connecticut)

Professor (Teaching)


School of Accountancy

Room 1004, 10/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 7892


Dr. Danqing Young is a Professor in School of Accountancy and the Director of Executive Master of Professional Accountancy Programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). She has published her research in top journals in the field including Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Accounting Review, and Contemporary Accounting Research. Dr. Young has taught courses in financial accounting, managerial accounting, and international accounting at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In the past, she served as the President of Hong Kong Academic Accounting Association and the Vice President of International Association for Accounting Education & Research. She was also previously the Director of School of Accountancy at CUHK. Dr. Young received her PhD in Accounting and Master’s of Social Science in Economics from University of Connecticut, and Master of Social Science in Organizational Behavior and Bachelor of Science in Management Science from Fudan University in China.

Teaching Areas

Comparative Financial Reporting
Financial Reporting
Managerial Accounting

Research Interests

Economic effects of regulations such as IFRS adoption and impact of institution and corporate governance on financial reporting