Allison Koester

Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business

Saleh Romeih Associate Professor of Business Administration

3700 O Street, NW

Washington, DC 20057

United States

http://explore.georgetown.edu/people/apk29/

Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law

McDonough School of Business

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Proxies and Databases in Financial Misconduct Research

Accounting Review, Forthcoming, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2811778
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 Feb 2017
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School and American University - Kogod School of Business
Downloads 4,390 (3,148)
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financial misconduct, restatements, securities class action lawsuits, AAERs

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The Role of Managerial Ability in Corporate Tax Avoidance

Management Science, Forthcoming, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2753152
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Mar 2016
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine and Wisconsin School of Business
Downloads 1,411 (19,754)
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tax avoidance, management style, managerial ability

Investor Valuation of Tax Avoidance Through Uncertain Tax Positions

2011 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting - Tax Concurrent Sessions
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2011
Allison Koester
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
Downloads 950 (34,609)
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Investor Valuation of Tax Avoidance Through Uncertain Tax Positions

2011 American Taxation Association Midyear Meeting: New Faculty/Doctoral Student Research Session
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Feb 2011
Allison Koester
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
Downloads 367 (115,677)
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Measuring Income Tax Accrual Quality

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming, 2013 American Taxation Association Midyear Meeting: New Faculty/Doctoral Student Session, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2216857
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2015
University of Arizona, Eller College of Management, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine
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tax accrual quality, estimation error, financial reporting of income taxes, earnings quality, accounting for income taxes

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Tax Non-Audit Services and Client Income Tax Estimation Error

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2021
Preeti Choudhary, Allison Koester and Robert J. Pawlewicz
University of Arizona, Eller College of Management, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of Richmond - Accounting
Downloads 759 (47,749)
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audit quality; income tax estimation error; auditor-provided tax services; tax non-audit services

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Benefits and Costs of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404(B) Exemption: Evidence from Small Firms’ Internal Control Disclosures

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 07 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Weili Ge, Allison Koester and Sarah E. McVay
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of Washington
Downloads 733 (49,983)
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internal controls over financial reporting; disclosure accuracy; non-accelerated filers; Section 404

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The politics of government resource allocation: Evidence from U.S. state government awarded economic incentives

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2021
Daniel Aobdia, Allison Koester and Reining Petacchi
Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 444 (93,659)
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government economic incentives; government resource allocation; corporate political connections; economic growth

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Implications of the Time-Series Increase in the Relative Informativeness of Taxable Income for Future Earnings and Stock Returns

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2505739
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Sangwan Kim, Allison Koester and Steve C. Lim
University of Massachusetts Boston, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business
Downloads 360 (119,135)

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Earnings quality; Earnings growth; Taxable income; Investor learning

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Analysts’ GAAP earnings forecast quality

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2021
Novia (Xi) Chen and Allison Koester
University of Houston - Department of Accountancy & Taxation and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
Downloads 269 (161,802)
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GAAP earnings forecasts; GAAP earnings response coefficients; meet-or-beat behavior

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Attracting Attention in a Limited Attention World: Exploring the Causes and Consequences of Extreme Positive Earnings Surprises

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Jun 2015
Allison Koester, Russell Lundholm and Mark T. Soliman
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 219 (197,402)
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investor attention; extreme positive earnings surprise

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The Effect of Tax-Related Material Weaknesses in Internal Controls on the Market Valuation of Unrecognized Tax Benefits

Journal of American Taxation Association, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2014
Allison Koester, Steve C. Lim and Robert Vigeland
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business and Texas Christian University
Downloads 209 (206,127)
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Auditors’ Influence on Clients’ Accounting Estimates

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3920001
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Sep 2021
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
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auditor influence, accounting estimates, tax reserves

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Separation in the Municipal Debt Market Following GASB 34

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2021
William R. Baber, Amanda Beck and Allison Koester
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Georgia State University and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
Downloads 95 (379,836)
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governmental accounting standards; municipal debt market; GASB 34