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1.

Predicting Material Accounting Misstatements

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, AAA 2008 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 24 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Houston - Department of Accountancy & Taxation and University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 12,312
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Incentives or Standards: What Determines Accounting Quality Changes Around IFRS Adoption?

European Accounting Review Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 8,075
3.

Risk and Return in General: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 150 Posted: 18 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Pine River Capital Management
Downloads 7,511
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Management of Information Systems: Insights from Management Accounting Research

Information & Management, Vol. 43, No. 8, pp. 1014-1024, December 2006
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Hong Kong Baptist University and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Management Sciences
Downloads 6,624
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Real and Accrual-Based Earnings Management in the Pre- and Post-Sarbanes Oxley Periods

AAA 2006 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Downloads 6,030
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Accounting Program Research Rankings by Topical Area and Methodology

Issues in Accounting Education. Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 631-654, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Memphis - School of Accountancy, Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 5,667
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Accruals Quality and Internal Control Over Financial Reporting

The Accounting Review, Vol. 82, pp. 1141-1170, October 2007
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Utah State University, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Washington

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Downloads 5,435
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Does Fair Value Accounting for Non-Financial Assets Pass the Market Test?

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago Booth School of Business

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Downloads 5,209
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The Design and Use of Management Control Systems: An Extended Framework for Analysis

AAA 2006 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
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Monash University - Department of Accounting and Lancaster University

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Downloads 4,896
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Cost of Capital and Earnings Transparency

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2015, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 4,857
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Entrepreneurial Shareholder Activism: Hedge Funds and Other Private Investors

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 140/2006, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-41, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business

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Downloads 4,735
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Harmonization of the International Accounting System

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies
Downloads 4,281
13.

A New Measure of Accounting Quality*

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting and University of Oregon
Downloads 4,226
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Why Do Corporate Managers Misstate Financial Statements? the Role of Option Compensation and Other Factors

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 May 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Arlington, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and Texas A&M University - Mays Business School

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Downloads 3,987
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Principles-Based Versus Rules-Based Accounting Standards: The Influence of Standard Precision and Audit Committee Strength on Financial Reporting Decisions

Agoglia, C.P., T.S. Doupnik, and G.T. Tsakumis. 2011. Principles-based versus rules-based accounting standards: The influence of standard precision and audit committee strength on financial reporting decisions. The Accounting Review 86 (3): 747-767.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
Downloads 3,466
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Why do Countries Adopt International Financial Reporting Standards?

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 09-102
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Boston College
Downloads 3,405
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Accounting Quality and Debt Contracting

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Sep 2004
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Arizona State University - W.P. Carey School of Business, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Arizona - Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,337
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Accounting Conservatism and Bankruptcy Risk

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2016
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University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Economics, York University and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 3,312
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Correcting for Cross-Sectional and Time-Series Dependence in Accounting Research

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Accounting & Control Unit, University of Navarra, IESE Business School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 3,214
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Internal Control Weakness and Cost of Equity: Evidence from SOX Section 404 Disclosures

AAA 2006 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Florida International University (FIU) - School of Accounting and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 3,121
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Value Relevance of FAS 157 Fair Value Hierarchy Information and the Impact of Corporate Governance Mechanisms

Accounting Review, Vol. 85, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Virginia Tech, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Korea University

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Downloads 3,093
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The Role of International Financial Reporting Standards in Accounting Quality: Evidence from the European Union

Journal of International Financial Management & Accounting, Vol. 21, No. 3, Autumn 2010
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Shanghai Maritime University, University of Western Sydney, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hong Kong Baptist University

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Downloads 2,928
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Has Goodwill Accounting Gone Bad?

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Riverside (UCR) - UCR School of Business Administration (SoBA) and University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 2,905
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IFRS Fair Value Measurement and Accounting Policy Choice in the United Kingdom and Australia

AAA 2009 Mid-Year International Accounting Section (IAS) Meeting
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, UWA Business School (Accounting & Finance), Murdoch University and University of Western Australia
Downloads 2,862
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Fair Value Accounting and Gains from Asset Securitizations: A Convenient Earnings Management Tool with Compensation Side-Benefits

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 17 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business, Accounting and Information Management and University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 2,774
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Causes and Consequences of Goodwill Impairment Losses

AAA 2005 FARS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Accounting, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Texas at Arlington and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Downloads 2,744
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Expected Earnings and the Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Texas at Dallas and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 2,625
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How Does Internal Control Regulation Affect Financial Reporting?

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Villanova University - Accountancy and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems

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Downloads 2,623
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Modeling a Management Accounting System for Lean Manufacturing Firms

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Aug 2009
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Utah State University - School of Accountancy and Clemson University - School of Accountancy & Legal Studies
Downloads 2,563
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Discretionary Accruals and Earnings Management: An Analysis of Pseudo Earnings Targets

Accounting Review, Vol. 81, No. 3, pp. 617-652, 2006, AAA 2005 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia, Michigan State University - Department of Accounting & Information Systems and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 2,560
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Using Activity Based Costing and Theory of Constraints to Enhance Decision Making at Duographics B.V.: A Case Study

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Sep 2005
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University of Maastrich and Universiteit Maastricht
Downloads 2,553
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Why do CFOs Become Involved in Material Accounting Manipulations?

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, National University of Singapore and University of California-Irvine
Downloads 2,469
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The Benefits of Financial Statement Comparability

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2011
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Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Downloads 2,390
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The Effect of Professional Skepticism on the Fraud Detection Skills of Internal Auditors

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Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Nov 2004
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Utah State University - School of Accountancy and DePaul University - School of Accountancy and MIS
Downloads 2,278
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Does Recognition Versus Disclosure Matter? Evidence from Value-Relevance of Banks' Recognized and Disclosed Derivative Financial Instruments

Accounting Review, Vol. 81, No. 3, pp. 567-588, May 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Mays Business School, University of Houston - C. T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 2,248
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Board Committees, CEO Compensation, and Earnings Management

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
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Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business

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Downloads 2,221
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Financial Ratios and Credit Risk: The Selection of Financial Ratio Covenants in Debt Contracts

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Downloads 2,194
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Executive Overconfidence and the Slippery Slope to Financial Misreporting

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business

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Downloads 2,171
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Corporate Lobbying and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2014
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University of Zurich, Vanderbilt University - Finance and Wake Forest University - Schools of Business

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Downloads 2,157
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Internal Control and Management Guidance

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and University of Washington

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Downloads 2,147
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Management Forecast Credibility and Underreaction to News

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, London Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Downloads 2,132
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Related Party Transactions

AAA 2005 FARS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University - School of Accounting and University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Downloads 2,079
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Disclosure Quality, Cost of Capital, and Investors' Welfare

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-06 , Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 2,069
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CEO and CFO Career Penalties to Missing Quarterly Analysts Forecasts

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, Columbia Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,017
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Corporate Governance and Firm Operating Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University

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Downloads 2,003
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How do Individual Investors React to Global IFRS Adoption?

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Humboldt University of Berlin - School of Business and Economics, University of Mannheim - Accounting and Taxation, University of Cologne and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,950
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Sarbanes-Oxley and the Culmination of Internal Control Development: A Study of Reactive Evolution

American Accounting Association 2004 Mid-Atlantic Region Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Auburn Montgomery - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Alabama and Auburn University - Department of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 1,923
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Off-Balance-Sheet Activities, Earnings Persistence and Stock Prices: Evidence from Operating Leases

AAA 2006 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Downloads 1,891
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Integration of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Management Accounting Research: A Critical Realist Approach

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 1,881
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The Adoption of IFRS in the UK

AAA 2009 Mid-Year International Accounting Section (IAS) Meeting
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Hertfordshire and University of Hertfordshire - Business School
Downloads 1,881