Jeremiah W. Bentley

Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Assistant Professor

Department of Accounting

Amherst, MA 01003

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

Disentangling Managers’ and Analysts’ Non-GAAP Reporting

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 May 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2018
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting, Penn State - Smeal College of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
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Voluntary Disclosure, Non-GAAP Earnings, Analyst Forecasts

Disentangling Managers’ and Analysts’ Non‐GAAP Reporting

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 56, No. 4, 2018
Posted: 06 Oct 2018
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting, Penn State - Smeal College of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business

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non-GAAP earnings; financial analysts; voluntary disclosure;earnings announcements; reporting quality

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The Effect of Increased Audit Disclosure on Managers’ Real Operating Decisions: Evidence from Disclosing Critical Audit Matters

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming, Doi.org/10.2308/tar-2017-0486
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2020
Jeremiah W. Bentley, Tamara A. Lambert and Elaine Wang
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Lehigh University and University of Massachusetts Amherst
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critical audit matters (CAMs); auditor reporting model; disclosure efficiency; managers’ real operating decisions; operating distortion

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Improving the Statistical Power and Reliability of Research Using Amazon Mechanical Turk

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2021
Jeremiah W. Bentley
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Amazon Mechanical Turk; MTurk; AMT; Effect Size; Sample Size; Screening

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Reporting Distortion is Like Lying, But Operating Distortion is Like Stealing

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Lehigh University
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Earnings Management, Ethics, Survey Research, Operating Distortion, Reporting Distortion

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Supplemental Readings and Practice Problems for ‘What Counts and What Gets Counted’

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 20 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2020
Jeremiah W. Bentley
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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managerial reporting, accounting, performance reporting, measurement, economics, compensation, strategy, Balanced Scorecard, Two-Stage Costing, Standard Costing, Death Spiral

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Identifying Insincere and Sincere Bias Through Post-Report Interactions

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2021
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Conflicts of interest, deception, deception detection, persuasion, sincerity, cheap-talk, reporting, self-deception

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Manipulating the Narrative: Managerial Discretion in the Use of Plain English in Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 19 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
Jeremiah W. Bentley, Kyle Stubbs, Yushi Tian and Robert Lowell Whited
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of Massachusetts Amherst and North Carolina State University
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Earnings announcement; Plain English; GAAP metrics; Favorability; Prominence; Emphasis; Market reaction; Textual analysis; Opportunistic disclosure

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Decreasing Operational Distortion and Surrogation through Narrative Reporting

Jeremiah W Bentley (2018) Decreasing Operational Distortion and Surrogation Through Narrative Reporting. The Accounting Review In-Press. doi: 10.2308/accr-52277
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2018
Jeremiah W. Bentley
Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Operational Distortion, Surrogation, Narrative Reporting, Preference for Consistency, Cheap Talk, Real Earnings Management