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Dr Ja Kim

BA (Hons) (Ajou University, South Korea), MSc (Edinburgh), Chartered MCSI, PhD (Edinburgh)
Lecturer in Accounting

Division: Accounting
Tel: +44 (0) 115 7484855
Location: B07 (Si Yuan Building, Jubilee Campus)

Ja Ryong Kim is Lecturer in Accounting. He obtained the PhD from the University of Edinburgh in 2015. His research interest is in equity valuation and earnings forecasting. His research was presented in major accounting and finance conferences including European Accounting Association (EAA), Financial Management Association (FMA), European Financial Management Association (EFMA), and British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA). He is currently working as an ad hoc reviewer for FMA conference and FMA European conference.

Research Interests
Equity Valuation; Valuation Models; Multiples; Earnings Forecasts

Administrative Roles
Co-Deputy Director of BSc Accountancy
I am module convenor of the following modules:


Financial Analysis (N13301)

Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

Current Research Activities
My research interest is in equity valuation and earnings forecasting.
I am currently supervising the following Research Students:

Abdul Rahman Ahmad Abdullah Al Natour
Muhammad Yahya Ghazali
Tarek Mahmoud Mosaad Metwally

Publications from 2005 to the present day


Kim, J. 2015, "Addressing puzzle about equity valuation using multiples: how earnings forecasts outperform residual income model in multiples", in CAAA conference.

Kim, J. 2015, "Earnings forecasting and the modelling of earnings", in BAFA Conference.

Kim, J. 2014, "How cross-sectional models estimate earnings forecasts better than analyst forecasts?", at BAFA Conference.

Kim, J. 2013, "How multiples using earnings forecasts outperform multiples using residual income models", at FMA European Conference.



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