Tiemei (Sarah) Li is an associate professor of accounting at the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa. Before earning her Ph.D in accounting from Concordia University, Canada, she worked in the Chinese financial industry. Professor Li teaches both financial and managerial accounting courses at the undergraduate level, along with an accounting seminar in the Ph.D. program. Her current research interests focus primarily on financial reporting quality, corporate finance, and the effects of accounting information on capital markets.
Professor Li’s work has been published in leading accounting and finance journals, such as the Journal of Corporate Finance and the Journal of Finance Business & Accounting. Professor Li is the associate editor of Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting & Economics. She has presented papers at international accounting and finance conferences, including the American Finance Association (AFA) annual conference, the American Accounting Association (AAA) annual conference, and the annual congress of the European Accounting Association (EAA).
|2018-2020||Telfer School of Management Research Grants (SMRG)||Does Globalization Matter to Multinational Companies’ Credit Risk? Evidence from Credit Default Swap||R||I||PI||$ 8,000|
|2018-2020||SSHRC||Impact Investing by Private Foundations||R||C||Co-I||$ 65,372|
|2016-2018||SSHRC||Do Operations in Offshore Financial Centers Blow the Whistle on Bank Risks?||R||C||PI||$ 67,820|
|2016-2018||CPA - Canada Accounting and Governance Research Centre||Operations in Offshore Financial Centers and Bank Risk Taking||R||I||PI||$ 5,000|
|2015-2018||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Are Operations in Offshore Financial Centers Associated with Corporate Social Responsibility?||R||I||PI||$ 5,000|
|2015-2016||Business School Research Development Awards of the University of Western Australia||Trading Activities of Insiders in Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) with Operations in Offshore Financial Centres||R||O||Co-I||$ 6,590|
|2013-2015||Strategic Research Clusters Seed Funding Program, School of Management||Corporate Operational and Business Risk Management Disclosures||R||I||Co-I||$ 20,000|
|2013-2014||Telfer School of Management||Research Start Up Fund||R||I||PI||$ 10,000|
|2012-2014||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Executive Stock Compensation of Offshore Firms: International Evidence||R||I||PI||$ 6,000|
|2011-2014||Research Grants Council Hong Kong||Offshore Financial Centers, Delayed Loss Recognition and Stock Price Crashes: An International Study||R||G||Co-I||$ 34,024|
*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown
**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown
Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator