Joshua A. Lee

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Manager Sentiment and Stock Returns

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2017
Fuwei Jiang, Joshua A. Lee, Xiumin Martin and Guofu Zhou
Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE), Brigham Young University, Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin School of Business and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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Manager Sentiment, Textual Tone, Investor Sentiment, Asset Pricing, Return Predictability

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Analysts’ and Managers’ Use of Humor on Public Earnings Conference Calls

Mays Business School Research Paper No. 3425509
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2020
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Brigham Young University and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
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earnings conference calls, analysts, earnings, management, financial analysts, disclosure, humor

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Using Natural Language Processing to Assess Text Usefulness to Readers: The Case of Conference Calls and Earnings Prediction

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2020
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis and Brigham Young University
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Textual Analysis, Machine Learning, Disclosure, Conference Calls

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Can Investors Detect Managers’ Lack of Spontaneity? Adherence to Pre-determined Scripts during Earnings Conference Calls

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Joshua A. Lee
Brigham Young University
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Conference calls, spontaneity, scripting, textual analysis, firm performance

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Using Unstructured and Qualitative Disclosures to Explain Accruals

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2015
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis and Brigham Young University
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Textual Analysis; Big Data; Accruals

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Using Loan Loss Indicators by Loan Type to Sharpen the Evaluation of Banks’ Loan Loss Accruals

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2019
Gauri Bhat, Joshua A. Lee and Stephen G. Ryan
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Accounting Department, Brigham Young University and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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provision for loan losses; disaggregation; disclosure; timeliness.

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Issues Raised by Studying DeFond and Zhang - What Should Audit Researchers Do?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy, Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Brigham Young University, Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin School of Business and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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audit quality, regulatory intervention, PCAOB

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The Effect of Industry Co-Location on Analysts’ Information Acquisition Costs

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Washington University in St. Louis, Brigham Young University and University of Washington - Department of Accounting
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Geographic Location; Voluntary Disclosure; Security Analysts

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The Impact of SFAS 160: An Investigation of the Economic Consequences of the Reclassification of Minority Interest

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Feb 2010
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Brigham Young University and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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Measuring Credit Risk Using Qualitative Disclosure

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2020
University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy, Washington University in St. Louis, Purdue University and Brigham Young University
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credit risk, machine-learning, qualitative information

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A Level Playing Field? Empirical Evidence That Ethnic Minority Analysts Face Unequal Access to Corporate Managers

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jun 2020
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Brigham Young University and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
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ethnic discrimination, ethnic bias, ethnic diversity, financial analysts, management access, earnings conference calls, All-Star analysts, institutional investors

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The Relative Importance of Tax Reporting Complexity and IRS Scrutiny in Voluntary Tax Disclosure Decisions

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2020
Florida State University, Brigham Young University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Georgia
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Income tax expense, tax reporting complexity, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), voluntary disclosure

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Factors Associated with Bank Deregistration Following the 2012 JOBS Act

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2013
Richard M. Frankel, Joshua A. Lee and Xiumin Martin
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Brigham Young University and Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin School of Business
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deregistration, private benefits, JOBS Act

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Management Retraction of Previously-Issued Earnings Guidance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2017
Joshua A. Lee and Andrew Van Buskirk
Brigham Young University and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems
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Management Earnings Guidance; Guidance Withdrawals

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Estimating the Likelihood of Future Tax Settlements Using Firm Fundamentals and Text Disclosures

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Jun 2020
Jared N. Jennings, Joshua A. Lee and Erin Towery
Washington University in St. Louis, Brigham Young University and University of Georgia
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Tax settlements, machine learning, textual analysis, tax uncertainty, cash holdings

16.

Proprietary Costs and Sealing Documents in Patent Litigation

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 23, No. #2, 2017
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Dec 2018
Richard M. Frankel, Joshua A. Lee and Zawadi Lemayian
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Brigham Young University and Washington University in St. Louis
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proprietary costs