Woan-lih Liang
Name Woan-lih Liang
Title Professor
Education Ph. D. in International Business, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Research expertise Corporate Finance, Share repurchase, R&D, Venture capital
Office Tel No. 03-5712121 Ext. 57065
Email wlliang@nycu.edu.tw
Vita https://sites.google.com/site/woanlihliang/
Personal site https://sites.google.com/site/woanlihliang/
Country School Name Department Degree Duration
2000.09 ~ 2007.06
1997.09 ~ 1999.06
1994.09 ~ 1997.06
2013.08 ~ Up to today
2012.08 ~ 2013.07
2008.08 ~ 2012.07
2007.08 ~ 2008.07
2002.08 ~ 2007.07
Year Paper Title
2022 Huang, Yi-Hou, Woan-lih Liang, Quang-Thai Truong, and Yanzhi Wang, No new tricks for old dogs? Old directors and innovation performance., Technological Forecasting & Social Change, 179, pp121659-, (SSCI)
2021 Liang, Woan-lih*, Tai-cheng Liu, The Impact of the Act for the Development of Biotech and New Pharmaceuticals Industry on Firm Innovation. , NTU Management Review, Vol.31 No.2, pp129-188, (TSSCI)
2020 Chen, Sheng-Syan, Yan-Shing Chen, Woan-lih Liang, Yanzhi Wang*, Public R&D Spending and Cross-Sectional Stock Returns., Research Policy, 49, 1, pp103887-, (SSCI)
2019 Chang, Hsiu-yun, Woan-lih Liang*, and Yanzhi Wang (2019), Do Institutional Investors Still Encourage Patent-Based Innovation after the Tech Bubble Period?, Journal of Empirical Finance, 51, (SSCI)
2016 Liang, Woan-lih, Sensitivity to Investor Sentiment and Stock Performance of Open Market Share Repurchases, Journal of Banking and Finance, 71, pp75-94, (SSCI)
2016 Chen, Hung-Kun, Woan-lih Liang, Do Venture Capitalists Improve the Operating Performance of IPOs?, International Review of Economics and Finance, 44, pp291-304, (SSCI)
2016 Lee, Cheng-Few, Woan-lih Liang, Fu-Lai Lin, Yating Yang, Applications of Simultaneous Equations in Finance Research: Methods and Empirical Results, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 47, 4, pp943-971
2015 Chiu, Yung-Chin, Woan-lih Liang, Do Firms Manipulate Earnings Before Accelerated Share Repurchases?, International Review of Economics and Finance, 37, pp86-95, (SSCI)
2013 Chen, Sheng-Syan, Yan-Shing Chen, Woan-lih Liang, Yanzhi Wang*, R&D Spillover Effects and Firm Performance Following R&D Increases , Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 48, pp1607-1634, (SSCI)
2013 Liang, Woan-lih*, Konan Chan, Wei-Hsien Lai and Yanzhi Wang, Motivation for Repurchase: A Life Cycle Explanation, Journal of Financial Services Research, 43, pp221-241, (SSCI)
2012 Liang, Woan-lih, Information Content of Repurchase Signals: Tangible or Intangible Information?, Journal of Banking and Finance, 36, pp261-274, (SSCI)
2011 Liang, Woan-lih*, Chung-yi Chen, The Impact of Financial Constraints on Venture Capital and Non-Venture Capital Backed IPOs, Empirical Economics Letters, 10, pp1115-1122, (Others)
2011 Liang, Woan-lih*, Tsui-ting Liu, Analyst Recommendations for VC and Non-VC backed IPOs, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 73, pp46-55, (Others)
2010 Liang, Woan-lih*, Hsiou-wei W. Lin, and Yir-Jung Syu, Precision of Investor Information and Financial Disclosure, International Review of Economics and Finance, 19, pp627-632, (SSCI)
Year Participator Project Category Project Title Job Title Unit
2020 Research Projects
2018 Research Projects
2015 Research Projects
2015 Research Projects
2012 Research Projects
2011 Research Projects
2011 Research Projects
2009 Research Projects
2008 Research Projects
2007 Research Projects
Year Honor Category
2022 School Honor
2022 Outside School Honor
2020 Outside School Honor
2019 Outside School Honor
2017 Outside School Honor
2015 School Honor