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University of Exeter Business School

 Yingji Li

Yingji Li

PhD Candidate in Accounting


 Hope Hall 


Hope Hall, University of Exeter, Prince of Wales Road, Exeter, EX4 4PL


Yingji is a doctoral student at University of Exeter Business School. Prior to her doctoral programme, she obtained her first class Bachelor's degree with honours and Master's degree with distinction in Accounting and Finance at Exeter Business School. Yingji's research project investigates the processes of China's public hospital reform, and in particular, the use of management controls in the change process, through fieldwork in a Chinese public hospital.


BA (Exon), MSc (Exon)

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Research interests

Broadly, Yingji is interested in management accounting practices in organisations in trasition, and society at large. Her PhD project investigates management accounting practices in a public hospital in change.

Research projects

Thesis Working Title: The Role of Management Accounting in Public Hospital Reform - A Case Study in China

Grant Awards:

2017 Awarded from University of Exeter Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship - 3-year full scholarship for PhD tuition fees and stipend

2016 Awarded from University of Exeter Business School Accounting Scholarship - 1-year scholarship for postgraduate tuition fees

Research networks

ENROAC - European Network for Research in Organisational and Accounting Change

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