Tao Jiao

Jiao Tao
Assistant Professor of Practice in Accounting

Tao Jiao received her PhD degree in Accounting from Rotterdam School of Management. Her research interests include earnings management, corporate governance and international accounting. Jiao's research papers are published in various academic journals and books. Before joining NYU Shanghai, Jiao taught at The Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine. She has taught various accounting courses, such as Principles of Accounting I & II and Intermediate Accounting I & II at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Before her career in academia, she was a valuation consultant at Duff & Phelps, Amsterdam. She has also passed all three levels of CFA exams.


Select Publications

  • Jiao, T., Roosenboom, P. & Giudici, G., “Survival of Initial Public Offerings on Europe’s New Stock Market.” Oxford Handbook of IPOs
  • ​​Jiao, T., Mertens, G. & Roosenboom, P. 2013. "Industry Valuation Driven Earnings Management." In Handbook: Rethinking Valuation and Pricing Models, C. Wehn, C. Hoppe and G. Gregoriou, Ed Elsevier/North Holland.
  • iao, T., Koning, M., Mertens, G. & Roosenboom, P. 2012. “IFRS Adoption and the Impact on Analysts.” International Review of Financial Analysis 21: 56-63



  • PhD, Accounting
    Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
  • Master of Finance
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Research Interests

  • Earnings Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • International Accounting

Courses Taught

  • Financial Reporting & Disclosure
  • Principles of Financial Accounting