George Mason UniversitySchool of Business
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Kim, Young Hoon

Focus:Research Focused Faculty
Academic Unit:Accounting
Positions:Assistant Professor
Office Location:9900 Main St
Office Hours:By Appointment

Young Kim joined the accounting faculty at Mason in 2020 after completing his PhD at Texas A&M University. He holds a bachelor's degree from Korea University and a master's degree from The University of Texas at Austin. Before coming to academics, he worked as an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers in South Korea and in Houston. His main research interests include global audit networks, audit regulations, and auditor demand.  He currently teaches Auditing.

Research and Awards:

"Do global audit firm networks apply consistent audit methodologies across jurisdictions: Evidence from financial reporting comparability" (coauthored with Matt Ege and Dechun Wang) The Accounting Review, 2020.

“Do PCAOB inspections of foreign auditors improve global financial reporting comparability?” (coauthored with Matt Ege and Dechun Wang) Contemporary Accounting Research, forthcoming