Jung Ho Choi

Jung Ho Choi
Assistant Professor, Accounting
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Jung HoChoi
Fletcher Jones Faculty Scholar for 2018-2019
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Research Interests

  • Real Effects of Accounting
  • Earnings Quality
  • Aggregate Earnings
  • Voluntary Disclosure
  • Macroeconomics


Jung Ho Choi completed his Ph.D. at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2017. In 2012, he earned a master’s degree in statistics from Columbia University. He worked as a financial adviser at PricewaterhouseCoopers in South Korea for five years after he graduated from Korea University with a bachelor’s degree in economics in 2005. His research interests are in real effects of accounting, earnings quality, aggregate earnings, voluntary disclosure, and macroeconomics.

Academic Degrees

  • PhD, Accounting, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, 2017
  • MA, Statistics, Columbia University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Economics, Korea University, 2005

Professional Experience

  • Financial Adviser, PricewaterhouseCoopers, 2004-2010

Awards and Honors

  • Fletcher Jones Faculty Scholar, 2018-2019


Journal Articles

Jung Ho Choi, Alon Kalay, Gil Sadka. Journal of Financial Markets. June 2016, Vol. 29, Pages 110-143.

Working Papers

Breaking it Down: Competitive Costs of Cost Disclosures | PDF
Philip G. Berger, Jung Ho Choi, Sorabh Tomar, March 142019
Fraudulent Financial Reporting and the Consequences for Employees | PDF
Jung Ho Choi, Brandon Gipper, March 2019


Degree Courses


Financial accounting is the measurement of economic activity for decision-making. Financial statements are a key product of this measurement process and an important component of firms' financial reporting activities. The objective of this course...

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