Ahmet C. Kurt

Bentley University - Department of Accountancy

175 Forest Street

Waltham, MA 02452

United States

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

A Measure of Financial Statement Benchmarking

The Accounting Review, Vol. 98 (6), pp. 253-281, 2023
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2023
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy, Northeastern University - Accounting Group, Bentley University - Department of Accountancy and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Financial statement benchmarking, Peer benchmarking, Analyst forecasts, CEO compensation, Peer-based valuation, XBRL.

2.

Do Accountants Make Better Chief Financial Officers?

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Rani Hoitash, Udi Hoitash and Ahmet C. Kurt
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy, Northeastern University - Accounting Group and Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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Chief financial officer; Accounting background; Risk aversion; Cost control; Investment; Financing activity; Firm value

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Managing EPS and Signaling Undervaluation as a Motivation for Repurchases: The Case of Accelerated Share Repurchases

Review of Accounting and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2018
Ahmet C. Kurt
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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Citation 1

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Corporate Payout Policy, Accelerated Share Repurchase, Managerial Opportunism, Earnings Management, Signaling

4.

Accounting Comparability and the Value Relevance of Earnings and Book Value

Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2020
Bingyi Chen, Ahmet C. Kurt and Guannan Wang
University of Colorado Denver, Bentley University - Department of Accountancy and Suffolk University
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Value Relevance, Accounting Comparability, Financial Reporting Opacity, Internal Controls, Specialist Auditors

5.

How Do Financial Constraints Relate to Financial Reporting Quality? Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2016
Ahmet C. Kurt
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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Earnings Management, Financial Constraints, Seasoned Equity Offerings, Managerial Opportunism, Signaling, Rational Expectations

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Financial Constraints, Auditing, and External Financing

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2022
Ahmet C. Kurt, Mary J Becker, Rani Hoitash and Udi Hoitash
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy, Canisius College - Department of Economics and Finance, Bentley University - Department of Accountancy and Northeastern University - Accounting Group
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Financial constraints, Audit fees, Audit lag, External financing, Seasoned equity offerings, Debt financing

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Firm Performance Implications of Using Qualitative Criteria in CEO Bonus Contracts

Advances in Management Accounting, Vol 31, pp. 55-89, 2019
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2020
Nancy Chun Feng and Ahmet C. Kurt
Suffolk University and Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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Executive Compensation, Chief Executive Officers, Bonus Contracts, Performance Criteria, Firm Performance, Earnings Management

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Audit Risk and the Implications of Employing Specialist Auditors: Evidence from Government Contractors

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2024
Ahmet C. Kurt
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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government contractors, audit risk, auditor specialization, audit quality, audit fees

9.

Religion and Informational Influence: Evidence from Individual Tax Behavior in the U.S.

The Journal of Consumer Affairs, Vol. 55 (3), pp. 821-846, 2021
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2022
Didem Kurt and Ahmet C. Kurt
Northeastern University - Marketing Area and Bentley University - Department of Accountancy
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Religion, Taxes, Informational Influence, Information Search, Information Dissemination, Google, Twitter

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The Asymmetric Effect of Warranty Payments on Firm Value: The Moderating Role of Advertising, R&D, and Industry Concentration

International Journal of Research in Marketing, Vol. 38 (4), pp. 817-837, 2021
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 18 May 2021 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2022
Northeastern University - Marketing Area, Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Bentley University - Department of Accountancy and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
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Product warranty, product quality, marketing signals, firm value, marketing-finance interface