Zvi Singer

HEC Montreal

Visiting Associate Professor

3000, Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine

Montreal, Quebec H2X 2L3

Canada

McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management

Assistant Professor in Accounting

1001 Sherbrooke St. W

Montreal, Quebec H3A 1G5

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

The Effect of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Financial Reporting Quality

Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2012
Zvi Singer and Haifeng You
HEC Montreal and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Accounting
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Earnings Quality, Internal Control, Investor Confidence

2.

Mandatory IFRS Adoption and the Contractual Usefulness of Accounting Information in Executive Compensation

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Feb 2012
Neslihan Ozkan, Zvi Singer and Haifeng You
University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management, UK, HEC Montreal and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Accounting
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Citation 6

Abstract:

IFRS adoption, pay-performance sensitivity, relative performance evaluation, comparability of financial statements

3.

Does the Accrual Anomaly End When Accruals Reverse?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2013
University of San Francisco, HEC Montreal and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Accrual anomaly, accrual initiation, accrual reversal, investor fixation, accrual mispricing.

4.

A Study of Firms Surrounding the Threshold of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 Compliance

Advances in Accounting, Forthcoming, 2012
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2012
Maria E. Nondorf, Zvi Singer and Haifeng You
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, HEC Montreal and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Accounting
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404, Regulatory Avoidance, Small Firms

5.

The Sharpest Tool in the Shed: An Examination of Financial Statement Management Tools during IPOs

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2013
Zvi Singer, Tatiana Fedyk and Mark T. Soliman
HEC Montreal, University of San Francisco and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
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Abstract:

Initial public offering; discretion over accounting items; IPO valuation; earnings management.

6.

Can Short Sellers Detect Corporate Governance Failure? Evidence from Internal Control Weaknesses

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Zvi Singer, Yan Wang and Jing Zhang
HEC Montreal, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and University of Alabama in Huntsville
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Abstract:

short selling, abnormal short intensity, internal control weaknesses, severe internal control problems, section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

7.

Auditor Tenure and the Length of Earnings Misstatements

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2016
Zvi Singer and Jing Zhang
HEC Montreal and University of Alabama in Huntsville
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