Barry R. Marks

University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration

Professor and Chair of Accounting

Houston, TX 77058

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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61

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1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

7

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

'Robin Hood' and Texas School District Borrowing Costs

Public Budgeting & Finance Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 84-105, June 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
Earl D. Benson and Barry R. Marks
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department and University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration
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Structural Deficits and State Borrowing Costs

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 1-18, Fall 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 Aug 2007
Earl D. Benson and Barry R. Marks
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department and University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration
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Dueling Revenue Caps and Municipal Bond Yields: The Case of Houston, Texas

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 30, Issue 2, pp. 112-133, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Earl D. Benson and Barry R. Marks
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department and University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration
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The Influence of Accounting Information Disclosed Under GASB Statement No. 34 on Municipal Bond Insurance Premiums and Credit Ratings

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 63-83, 2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jun 2014
Earl D. Benson and Barry R. Marks
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department and University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration
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Infrastructure Reporting and State Bond Ratings

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 37, Issue 3, pp. 89-111, 2017
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Earl D. Benson and Barry R. Marks
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department and University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration
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The Application of Event Methodology in Municipal Finance Research

Municipal Finance Journal, Spring 1998, 19(1): 1-15
Posted: 30 Aug 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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Government finance, Event methodology

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The Effect of Municipal Bond Rating Change Announcements on Seasoned Bond Prices

Municipal Finance Journal, Fall 1994, 15(3): 17-35
Posted: 30 Aug 2014
Barry R. Marks, K. K. Raman and Earl R. Wilson
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration, The University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Missouri at Columbia - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business

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Government rating change announcements, Seasoned bond prices

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Tax Effort as an Indicator of Fiscal Stress

Public Finance Quarterly, 1988, 16(2): 203-218
Posted: 27 Aug 2014
Earl D. Benson, Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department, University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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Governments, tax effort, fiscal stress

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Municipal Borrowing Costs and the Differential Impact of Accounting Information Across Rating Categories

Research in Government and Nonprofit Accounting (RIGNA) 1986, 2: 261-273
Posted: 27 Aug 2014
Earl D. Benson, Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department, University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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Government borrowing costs, differential impact of accounting information, rating categories

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The Information Content of Unfunded Pension Obligations for Municipal Bond Ratings

Advances in Accounting, 1987, 4: 33-42
Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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Unfunded pension obligations, Municipal bond ratings

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The MFOA Certificate of Conformance and Municipal Borrowing Costs

Advances in Accounting, 1986: 221-232
Posted: 21 Aug 2014
Earl D. Benson, Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department, University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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MFOA Certificate of Conformance, Governmental Borrowing costs

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Some Additional Evidence on the Determinants of State Audit Budgets

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1987
Posted: 03 Aug 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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State audit budgets, Determinants

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The Behavior of Interperiod Equity-Related Performance Measures Over Time

Accounting Horizons, Vol. 10, No. 4, 1996
Posted: 25 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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government accounting, Interperiod equity, adjustment speed toward norms

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The Effect of Voluntary GAAP Compliance and Financial Disclosure on Governmental Borrowing Costs

Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Vol. 6, No. 3, 1991
Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Earl D. Benson, Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department, University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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Governmental borrowing costs, Voluntary gaap compliance, financial disclosure

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Toward Understanding the Determinants of Pension Underfunding in the Public Sector

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 7, No. 3, 157-183 (Fall 1988)
Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks, K. K. Raman and Earl R. Wilson
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration, The University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Missouri at Columbia - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business

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Governmental pensions, underfunding, incentives

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State Audit Budgets and Market Assessments of Credit Risk

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 5, No. 4, 1986
Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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State audit budgets, Credit risk, market assessments

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Pension Ratios as 'Correlates' of Municipal Pension Underfunding

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1985
Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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governmental pension underfunding, pension ratios, correlates for underfunding

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State Regulation of Accounting Practices and Municipal Borrowing Costs

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 3, No. 2, 1984
Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Earl D. Benson, Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
Western Washington University - Finance and Marketing Department, University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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State regulation of accounting practices, borrowing costs

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The Effect of Unfunded Accumulated and Projected Pension Obligations on Governmental Borrowing Costs

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1988
Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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State and local government pensions, underfunding, projected vs. underfunded liabilities

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The Importance of Pension Data for Municipal and State Creditor Decisions: Replication and Extensions

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 23, No. 2, 1985
Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Barry R. Marks and K. K. Raman
University of Houston, Clear Lake - School of Business and Public Administration and The University of Texas at San Antonio

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state and municipal pensions, borrowing costs