Charles E. Wasley

Simon School, University of Rochester

Professor, Joseph and Janice Willett Distinguished Scholar

Rochester, NY 14627

United States

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Performance Matched Discretionary Accrual Measures

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 01-04; MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4335-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
S.P. Kothari, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Earnings Management, Discretionary Accruals, Performance Matching

Performance Matched Discretionary Accrual Measures

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2005
Posted: 10 Mar 2004
S.P. Kothari, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Discretionary accruals, earnings management, performance matching, discretionary-accruals models

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Measuring Real Activity Management

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2019
Daniel A. Cohen, Shail Pandit, Charles E. Wasley and Tzachi Zach
Texas A&M University College Station, University of Illinois at Chicago, Simon School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
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Real activity management; real earnings management; earnings management; real activity models, test specification, Type I errors, Type II errors, power of the test, meet or beat, earnings benchmarks, model specification

Measuring Real Activity Management

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Aug 2019
Daniel A. Cohen, Shail Pandit, Charles E. Wasley and Tzachi Zach
Texas A&M University College Station, University of Illinois at Chicago, Simon School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business

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real activity management, real earnings management, earnings management, real activity models, test specification, Type I errors, Type II errors, power of the test, meet or beat, earnings benchmarks, model specification

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The Role of Self-Regulation in Corporate Governance: Evidence and Implications from the Netherlands

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 00-20; ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2001-87-F&A
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Feb 2001
Abe de Jong, Douglas V. DeJong, Gerard Mertens and Charles E. Wasley
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Iowa - Tippie College of Business, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Financial Management and Simon School, University of Rochester
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International economics, financial economics, law and economics, corporate governance

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Influential Observations and Inference in Accounting Research

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 14-06
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2017
Andrew J. Leone, Miguel Minutti-Meza and Charles E. Wasley
Northwestern University, University of Miami - Department of Accounting and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Regression-Based Tests of the Market Pricing of Accounting Numbers: The Mishkin Test and Ordinary Least Squares

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Arthur G. Kraft, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
City University London - Cass Business School, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Market Mispricing, Market Efficiency, Accounting, OLS

Regression-Based Tests of the Market Pricing of Accounting Numbers: The Mishkin Test and Ordinary Least Squares

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 45, Issue 5, pp. 1081-1114, December 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Arthur G. Kraft, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
City University London - Cass Business School, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Regression-Based Tests of the Market Pricing of Accounting Numbers: The Mishkin Test and Ordinary Least Squares

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 05 Jun 2007
Arthur G. Kraft, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
City University London - Cass Business School, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Market Mispricing, Market Efficiency, Accounting, OLS

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Why Do Managers Voluntarily Issue Cash Flow Forecasts?

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 05-04
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jan 2005
Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Voluntary Disclosure, Managment Forecasts, Cash Flow Forecasts

Why Do Managers Voluntarily Issue Cash Flow Forecasts?

Posted: 03 Aug 2010
Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Research Design Issues and Related Inference Problems Underlying Tests of the Market Pricing of Accounting Information

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 04-15
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Aug 2004
Arthur G. Kraft, Andrew J. Leone and Charles E. Wasley
City University London - Cass Business School, Northwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Income Conservatism in the U.S. Technology Sector

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 04-01
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Uday Chandra, Charles E. Wasley and Gregory B. Waymire
SUNY University at Albany, Simon School, University of Rochester and Emory University - Department of Accounting
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The Joint Effects of Materiality Thresholds and Voluntary Disclosure Incentives on Firms' Disclosure Decisions

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Shane Heitzman, Charles E. Wasley and Jerold L. Zimmerman
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Disclosure, Materiality

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Soft-Talk Management Cash Flow Forecasts: Verifiability, Credibility and Stock Price Effects

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 06-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2007
Yan Cao, Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
Simon School, University of Rochester, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Forecast verifiability, forecast bias, management cash flow forecasts

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Information Externalities Along the Supply Chain: The Economic Determinants of Suppliers’ Stock Price Reaction to Their Customers’ Earnings Announcements

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2011
Shail Pandit, Charles E. Wasley and Tzachi Zach
University of Illinois at Chicago, Simon School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
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Information externalities, Information transfers, Customers, Suppliers, Supply Chain

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The Effect of R&D Inputs and Outputs on the Relation Between the Uncertainty of Future Operating Performance and R&D Expenditures

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2010
Shail Pandit, Charles E. Wasley and Tzachi Zach
University of Illinois at Chicago, Simon School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
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R&D, patents, patent citations

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Should Management Earnings Guidance be Pooled? Classifying Management Earnings Guidance into Capital Market, Opportunistic, and Disclose or Abstain Rationales: Implications for Research

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 12-03
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Edward Xuejun Li, Charles E. Wasley and Jerold L. Zimmerman
City University of New York (CUNY) - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Management forecasts, Guidance, Insider trading, Voluntary disclosure

Economic Determinants of the Decision to Voluntarily Adopt Mark-to-Market Accounting for Pension Gains and Losses

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-14
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2016
Jaewoo Kim, Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
University of Oregon - Department of Accounting, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Accounting Choice, Earnings Management, Pensions, Mark-to-Market Accounting, Fair Value, Income Statement Classification, Non-GAAP Earnings, Macroeconomic Conditions

Economic Determinants of the Decision to Voluntarily Adopt Mark-to-Market Accounting for Pension Gains and Losses

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 14-21
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Jaewoo Kim, Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
University of Oregon - Department of Accounting, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Accounting choice; Fair value accounting; Mark-to-market accounting; Pensions; Non-GAAP earnings measures

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The Disclose or Abstain Incentive to Issue Management Guidance

Journal of Law, Finance & Accounting, Vol. 1, Iss. 1, pp.. 187-233, 2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2018
Edward Xuejun Li, Charles E. Wasley and Jerold L. Zimmerman
City University of New York (CUNY) - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Management forecasts, guidance, insider trading, Rule 10b-5

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Commemorating the Fifty-Year Anniversary of Ball and Brown (1968): The Evolution of Capital Market Research over the Past Fifty Years

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Jul 2019
S.P. Kothari and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Simon School, University of Rochester
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Ball and Brown, earnings, earnings-return relation, earnings usefulness, earnings timeliness, asymmetric timeliness, conservatism, association study, event study, information content, value relevance, positive economics, efficient markets hypothesis, market efficiency, post-announcement drift

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Intertemporal Variation in the Information Content of Aggregate Earnings and its Effect on the Aggregate Earnings-Return Relation

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2020
Jaewoo Kim, Bryce Schonberger, Charles E. Wasley and Hunter Land
University of Oregon - Department of Accounting, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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aggregate earnings; aggregate earnings-return relation; market returns; real output; industrial production growth; financial sector; fair value accounting

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Soft-Talk Management Cash Flow Forecasts: Bias, Quality, and Stock Price Effects

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 12-04
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Jan 2012
Michael Dambra, Charles E. Wasley and Joanna S. Wu
SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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management forecasts, cash flow forecasts, disclosure

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Voluntary Disclosure and Earnings Asymmetric Timeliness

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 16-04
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2019
Michael Dambra, Bryce Schonberger and Charles E. Wasley
SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and Simon School, University of Rochester
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asymmetric timeliness of earnings, voluntary disclosure, management earnings forecasts, conservatism

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Creating Visibility: Voluntary Disclosure by Private Firms Pursuing an Initial Public Offering

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2020
Michael Dambra, Bryce Schonberger and Charles E. Wasley
SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and Simon School, University of Rochester
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voluntary disclosure; initial public offering; press releases; conferences; investor awareness; visibility; information asymmetry

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Private Information Acquisition via Freedom of Information Act Requests

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2020
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Accounting Area, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Freedom of Information Act, information search, private information acquisition, disclosure, agency costs, proprietary costs, competition, lawsuits

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Are Earnings Announcements a Timely Source of Macroeconomic Information?

29th Annual Conference on Financial Economics & Accounting 2018
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
University of Oregon - Department of Accounting, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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stock market volatility; aggregate earnings; daily earnings announcement news; macroeconomic news; exponential GARCH; recessions

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Commemorating the 50‐Year Anniversary of Ball and Brown (1968): The Evolution of Capital Market Research over the Past 50 Years

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 57, Issue 5, December 2019
Posted: 09 Mar 2020
S.P. Kothari and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Ball and Brown; earnings; earnings-return relation; earnings usefulness; earnings timeliness; asymmetric timeliness; conservatism; association study; event study; information content; value relevance; positive economics; efficient markets hypothesis; market efficiency

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Macroeconomic Uncertainty and Management Earnings Forecasts

Accounting Horizons, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 May 2010 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Kyonghee Kim, Shail Pandit and Charles E. Wasley
Michigan State University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Aggregate market uncertainty, macroeconomic uncertainty, market volatility, voluntary disclosure, management earnings forecasts, litigation risk

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The Joint Effects of Materiality Thresholds and Voluntary Disclosure Incentives on Firms’ Disclosure Decisions

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Shane Heitzman, Charles E. Wasley and Jerold L. Zimmerman
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Simon School, University of Rochester and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Disclosure, Materiality

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Stock Price Behavior Associated with Post 1974-75 Lifo Adoptions Announced at Alternative Disclosure Times

JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTING, AUDITING, AND FINANCE, Vol 11, No 4, Fall 1996
Posted: 17 Apr 1998
Morton Pincus and Charles E. Wasley
University of California, Irvine and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Estimating Response Coefficients: Pooled Versus Firm-Specific Models

Posted: 15 May 1995
Walter R. Teets and Charles E. Wasley
Gonzaga University and Simon School, University of Rochester

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