Bo Ouyang

Associate Professor of Accounting, Management
Penn State Great Valley Main Building, 202 C

Bo Ouyang received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Arlington. Prior to joining Penn State Great Valley, he was an assistant professor in the accounting department at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Dr. Ouyang teaches courses in financial accounting, managerial accounting, and financial statement analysis. His research interests include corporate governance, auditing, and corporate social responsibility.


2014 Early Career Award for Research and Scholarship Excellence, Penn State Great Valley School of Graduate Professional Studies, The Pennsylvania State University.

Selected Publications

Efendi, J., R. Files, B. Ouyang, and E. Swanson. “Executive Turnover Following Option Backdating Allegations." The Accounting Review 88 (2013): 75-105.

Bhattacharya, N., T. Christensen, Q. Liao, and B. Ouyang. “Can Short Sellers Constrain Opportunistic Non-GAAP Reporting?” Review of Accounting Studies. Forthcoming 2021.

Ouyang, Bo, Y. Tang, C. Wang, and J. Zhou. “No-Fly Zone in the Loan Office: How CEOs’ Risky Hobbies Affect Credit Stakeholders’ Evaluation of Firms.” Organization Science. Forthcoming.

B.S., Hunan Normal University

MPAcc., University of Texas at Arlington

Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington