Recent Dissertation Titles

  • "Fair Value Accounting, Prudential Regulation and Financial Contagion" Chao Tang (2018)
  • "Disciplining Role of Auditor Tenure and Mandatory Auditor Rotation" Aysa Dordzhieva (2017)
  • "Revisions versus Restatements: Managerial Discretion in Materiality Assessments" Rachel Thompson (2017)
  • "Shareholder Litigation and the Information Content of Management Voluntary Disclosure" Yuanyuan Ma (2016)
  • "Financial Reporting Comparability & Relative Performance Evaluation" Jonathan Nam (2016)
  • "Powerful Politicians, Political Costs, and Income Smoothing: Evidence from a Natural Experiment" Sumi Jung (2015)
  • "Equity Investor Sentiment and Bond Market Reaction: Test of Overinvestment and Capital Flow Hypotheses" Wen Chen (2015)
  • "Did Regulation Fair Disclosure Dimish Institutional Investors' Ability to Mimic Profitable Insider Trades?" Xin Dai (2014)

Student Publications and Presentations

  • "Fair Value Accounting, Prudential Regulation and Financial Contagion," 2018, AAA Annual Meeting, Chao Tang
  • "Disciplining Role of Auditor Tenure and Mandatory Auditor Rotation," 2017, MARS Conference (Multi-disciplinary Academic and Research Summit), Aysa Dordzhieva
  • "The Effect of CEO Stock-based Compensation on Pricing of Future Earnings," 2017, European Accounting Review, 26(4), 651-679, Jae Bum Kim with B. Choi
  • "Fair Value Accounting, Prudential Regulation and Financial Contagion," 2017, AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium, Chao Tang
  • "Fair Value Accounting, Prudential Regulation and Financial Contagion," 2017, FARS Doctoral Consortium, Chao Tang
  • "Revisions versus Restatements: Managerial Discretion in Materiality Assessments," 2016, Washington University Accounting Conference, Rachel Thompson
  • "Biases in Accounting and Non-Accounting Information: Substitutes or Complements?" 2016, Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 5, 1231-1394, Xu Jiang
  • "Optimal Properties of Mandatory Disclosure rules in Signaling Game," 2016, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Volume 63, Issues 2-3, 499-512, Xu Jiang with M. Yang
  • "Accounting Flexibility and Managers' Forecast Behavior Prior to Seasoned Equity Offerings," 2016, Review of Accounting Studies, 21(4), 1361-1400, Jae Bum Kim
  • "The Impact of Financial Histories on Individuals and Society: A Replication of and Extension of Berg et al. (1995)," 2015, Research in Experimental Economics, Volume 18, 95-135, Xu Jiang with R. Lunawat and B. Shapiro
  • "Board Reform Regulations and Cherry-picking Independent Directors," 2014 AAA Midwest Conference, Jonathan Nam