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Lei Gao

Associate Professor: School Of Business
South Hall 115C
Portrait of Lei Gao

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Curriculum Vitae


  • B.A., Renmin University of China

  • Ph.D., University of Kansas


  • American Accounting Association


  • Gao, L., et. al. (2013). ?An Investigation of SEC ?Speech GAAP?.? Research in Accounting Regulation.

  • Gao, L., Gu, A. (2012). The Relationship between Chinese Real Estate Market and Stock Market. Journal of International Business Research, 11(1)(11(1)), 73-80.

Research Interests

Dr. Gao's research interests are in management of risk and fraud.


  • ACCT 102: Intro to Financial Accounting

    An introduction to financial accounting theory and practice. Emphasis is given to basic financial accounting concepts; the generally accepted accounting principles associated with accounting for assets, liabilities, and ownership interests; and the analysis of financial statements.

  • ACCT 320: Auditing I

    A study of auditing theory and standards; professional ethics and the auditor's legal liability; theory and auditing of internal control systems; audit evidence, working papers, quality control, program design, and sampling techniques; the audit of computer based accounting systems; and the preparation of audit reports.