Sylvia Siwen Liu

Research Fellow in Accounting and Financial Management

Sylvia Siwen Liu

Sylvia Siwen Liu

Voluntary Disclosure, Corporate Governance, Digital Communication, Organisational Semiotics, Social Media
Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting
s.liu3@henley.ac.uk

Biography

Siwen Liu joined the Henley Business School in September 2017 as a Research Fellow in Accounting and Financial Management. Her research interests are in the areas of voluntary disclosure, corporate governance, corporate communication and organisational semiotics with a focus on corporate use of social media. Her doctoral research investigates corporate financial disclosure on Twitter from economic, socio-psychological and socio-political perspectives respectively. Prior to starting her PhD at Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting, she obtained the MSc (Distinction) in Accounting and Financial Management from the Henley Business School, University of Reading. 

Qualifications

  • Phd in Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting, Henley Business School, Reading, UK (2017)
  • MSc in Accounting and Financial Management (Distinction), Henley Business School, Reading, UK (2014)
  • BA in Japanese studies (First class), Communication University of China, Beijing, China (2013)

Academic Activities

Journal articles

Yang, J. H. and Liu, S., 2017. Accounting narratives and impression management on social media. Accounting and Business Research, 47(6), 673-694.

 

Conferences

(2016) Accounting narratives and impression management on social media, the 2nd Henley Business School Doctoral Research Conference, Reading, UK. (with Yang, J.H.)

(2016) Accounting narratives and impression management on social media: a semiotic insight, the 39th European Accounting Association (EAA) Annual Congress, Maastricht, the Netherlands. (with Yang, J.H.)

(2015) Financial disclosure and impression management on social media: a semiotic insight, the 1st Henley Business School Doctoral Research Conference, Reading, UK. (with Yang, J.H.)


 

International conference organisation

(2017) Conference Secretary for the 18th International Conference on Informatics and Semiotics in Organisations (ICISO 2018), Reading, UK.

(2016) Conference Secretary for the 17th International Conference on Informatics and Semiotics in Organisations (ICISO 2016), Campinas, Brazil.

(2015) Conference Secretary for the 16th International Conference on Informatics and Semiotics in Organisations (ICISO 2015), Toulouse, France.