Seong Jin Ahn

Seong Jin Ahn is an assistant professor of accounting at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). Before joining KAIST, Seong Jin was a faculty member at Peking University. He received a PhD in accounting from Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

The SEC’s Efforts To Deter Insider Trading May Just Shift It Around

In new research, Seong Jin Ahn, Jared N. Jennings, and Yanrong Jia find that SEC enforcement against insider trading does not deter subsequent insider trading so much as displace it to other actors in the same industry.

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