Edward Sul studies international financial reporting transparency, focusing on its determinants as well as its market and real effects. He is also interested in the interplay between corporate governance and earnings management and the role of managerial incentives in shaping the relation between the two. He also examines the influence of peer firms’ information, transparency, and sentiment. His work has been published in the Journal of Accounting & Economics.
Edward is on track to receive his Ph.D in Accounting in May 2017 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to that, he received both his Master of Accounting and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. He also has experience working for Dana Holdings Corporation and Arbor Accounting, P.C.
In his free time, Edward enjoys watching sports, playing basketball, swimming, golfing, trading stocks, and spending time with his wife.