Yuan (Estelle) Sun

Ph.D. Candidate in Accounting
Haas School of Business
University of California at Berkeley

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Estelle is a Ph.D. Candidate in Accounting at Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley. Prior to joining the Ph.D. program, she earned a Master of Business Administration from Berkeley and a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting with first class honours at the University of Otago in New Zealand.

Research Interests

Earnings management, accounting fraud, accounting conservatism, voluntary disclosure, and auditing.

Job Market Paper

The Use of Discretionary Expenditures as an Earnings Management Tool: Evidence from Financial Misstatement Firms


Working Papers and Publications