Zvi Singer

HEC Montreal

Visiting Associate Professor

3000, Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine

Montreal, Quebec H2X 2L3

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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

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

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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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Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404, Regulatory Avoidance, Small Firms

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The Sharpest Tool in the Shed: IPO Financial Statement Management of STEM vs. Non-STEM firms

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 30 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2017
Tatiana Fedyk, Zvi Singer and Mark T. Soliman
University of San Francisco, HEC Montreal and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
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STEM firms; Initial public offering; discretion over accounting items; IPO valuation; earnings management

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The Effects of Audit Market Concentration and Auditor Reputation on Audit Quality: Evidence from Government Auditors

2019 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2019
HEC Montréal, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and HEC Montreal
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Audit market concentration, excessive conservatism, government audit, auditor reputation, monopoly

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Can Short Sellers Detect Internal Control Material Weaknesses? Evidence from Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Zvi Singer, Yan Wang and Jing Zhang
HEC Montreal, McMaster University and university of Colorado Denver
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short selling; internal control material weaknesses; severe internal control problems; Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act; triggering events

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Do Companies Engage in Auditor Shopping to Conceal Misreporting? Evidence from Financial Misstatements

2019 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2019
Zvi Singer and Jing Zhang
HEC Montreal and university of Colorado Denver
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auditor shopping, accounting misstatement discovery, audit market competition, misstatement duration, CFO turnover

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Audit Partner Ethnicity and Its Relation to Client Assignment, Audit Quality, and Discrimination

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Jul 2020
Gopal V. Krishnan, Zvi Singer and Jing Zhang
Bentley University, HEC Montreal and university of Colorado Denver
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ethnicity; homophily; audit quality; discrimination; minority

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The Accrual Anomaly: Accrual Originations, Accrual Reversals, and Resolution of Uncertainty

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 24 Jun 2019
University of San Francisco, HEC Montreal and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

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Accrual Originations, Accrual Reversals, Investor Biases, Uncertainty Resolution

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Auditor Tenure and the Timeliness of Misstatement Discovery

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2017
Zvi Singer and Jing Zhang
HEC Montreal and university of Colorado Denver

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audit firm tenure; timeliness of misstatement discovery; misstatement duration; audit quality; non-voluntary auditor change