Craig Nichols

Syracuse University

Assistant Professor

900 S. Crouse Avenue

Syracuse, NY 13244-2130

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Identifying Overvalued Equity

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. #09-09
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Messod Daniel Beneish and Craig Nichols
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Syracuse University
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Overvalued Equity, Agency Costs, Earnings Manipulation, Earnings Overstatement, Financial Fraud, O-Score

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Earnings Quality and Future Returns: The Relation between Accruals and the Probability of Earnings Manipulation

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 May 2005
Messod Daniel Beneish and Craig Nichols
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Syracuse University
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Earnings manipulation, accrual mispricing, future returns

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The Predictable Cost of Earnings Manipulation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Aug 2007
Messod Daniel Beneish and Craig Nichols
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Syracuse University
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Accrual Mispricing, Earnings Management, Asset pricing

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To Catch a Thief: Can Forensic Accounting Help Predict Stock Returns?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Syracuse University and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
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forensic accounting, stock return prediction, earnings manipulation

The Use of Unsigned Earnings Quality Measures in Tests of Earnings Management

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 11-06
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2006
Paul Hribar and Craig Nichols
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Syracuse University
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Accruals, Earnings Management, Earnings Quality

The Use of Unsigned Earnings Quality Measures in Tests of Earnings Management

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 45, Issue 5, pp. 1017-1053, December 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Paul Hribar and Craig Nichols
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Syracuse University
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In Short Supply: Short Sellers and Stock Returns

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 165
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2015
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Syracuse University
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Short Selling, Overvaluation, Market Efficiency

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The Long and Short of the Accrual Anomaly

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Messod Daniel Beneish and Craig Nichols
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Syracuse University
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Accrual Mispricing, Asymmetry, Risk, Earnings Management, Asset pricing

8.

Proprietary Costs and Other Determinants of Nonfinancial Disclosures*

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
Craig Nichols
Syracuse University
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Disclosure, Guidance, Forecasts, Nonfinancial, Product Announcements, Business Expansion Announcements

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Publicly-Traded Versus Privately-Held: Implications for Bank Profitability, Growth, Risk, and Accounting Conservatism*

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Syracuse University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
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Banks, Agency Problems, Accounting, Conservatism, Profitability, Risk, Growth, Ownership Structure

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Does Conservative Stock Option Accounting Lead to Aggressive Cash Flow Reporting?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Paul Hribar and Craig Nichols
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Syracuse University
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Stock options, conservatism, earnings quality

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Do Firms’ Nonfinancial Disclosures Enhance the Value of Analyst Services?*

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Aug 2009
Craig Nichols and Matthew M. Wieland
Syracuse University and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
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Security analysts, Forecast error, Forecast dispersion, Disclosure, Information environment, Reg FD

12.

Inferring Aggregate Market Expectations from the Cross-Section of Stock Prices

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2018
Turan G. Bali, Craig Nichols and David Weinbaum
Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business, Syracuse University and Syracuse University
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equity premium; future earnings response coefficients; valuation models

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Earnings Manipulation and Expected Returns

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 69, No. 2, 2013
Posted: 31 Mar 2013
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Syracuse University

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Equity Investments, Fundamental Analysis (Sector, Industry, Company), Valuation of Individual Equity Securities, Company Analysis, Financial Statement Analysis, Financial Reporting Quality, Aggressive Financial Reporting Techniques