Dr Yang Stephanie Liu

Lecturer in Accounting

Dr Yang Stephanie Liu

Dr Yang Stephanie Liu

Director of Academic Tutoring PGT Accounting
G31, Henley Business School, Whiteknights
+44 (0) 118 378 6868
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Dr Yang Stephanie Liu is currently Lecturer in Accounting at Henley Business School. She became ACCA Affiliate by the time when she finished her first degree. She completed her PhD in Accounting at University of Reading. Prior to joining University of Reading, she had been lecturer at Keele University, teaching management accounting and financial accounting. She has longstanding interests in corporate governance, accountability and corporate social and environmental responsibility. Her current research focuses on corporate climate change related issues, how companies use climate change related disclosure in response to social agendas, what corporate climate change disclosure strategies are, and how these disclosures relate to corporate financial performance and other firm characteristics.


Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2016). Corporate Carbon Emission and Financial Performance: Does Carbon Disclosure Mediate the Relationship in the UK? 20th Annual Financial Reporting and Business Communication Conference. Bristol, UK.

Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2016). Responding to the EU Emissions Trading Scheme and Climate Change Act: A longitudinal analysis of corporate GHG disclosure strategy. 39th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association. Maastricht, Netherland.

Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2015). A Longitudinal Study of Corporate Carbon disclosures: Evidence from UK Carbon Sensitive Industries. Oikos PRI Young Scholars Finance Academy 2015. Reading, UK.

Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2015). A Study of Carbon Disclosure Behaviour of UK Energy Intensive Industries. 38th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association. Glasgow, UK.

Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2014). Progress report on longitudinal and cross-sectional study of carbon disclosure strategies: evidence from UK listed companies. Emerging Scholar Consortium on Social and Environmental Accounting. Lille, France.

Liu, Y. and Yang, J. (2014). A Longitudinal Study of Carbon Disclosure Strategy: Evidence from Utility, Energy and Mining Industries in the UK. 26th International Congress on Social and Environmental Accounting Research. St Andrews, UK.

Yang, J., & Liu, Y. (2013). Responding to the EU Emissions Trading Scheme: An empirical analysis of corporate carbon disclosure strategy. British Academy of Management 2013 Conference. Liverpool, UK.