Jan Barton

Emory University

Associate Professor

1300 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322-2722

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

Does the Use of Financial Derivatives Affect Earnings Management Decisions?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Feb 2000
Jan Barton
Emory University
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Does the Use of Financial Derivatives Affect Earnings Management Decisions?

The Accounting Review, Vol. 76, No. 1, January 2001
Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Jan Barton
Emory University

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Discretionary accruals, Hedging, Earnings volatility, Income smoothing

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The Balance Sheet as an Earnings Management Constraint

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Jan Barton and Paul J. Simko
Emory University and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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articulation between income statement and balance sheet, earnings management constraints, measurement and recognition guidance, earnings surprises, analysts' forecasts

The Balance Sheet as an Earnings Management Constraint

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Jan Barton and Paul J. Simko
Emory University and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

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articulation between income statement and balance sheet, earnings management constraints, measurement and recognition guidance, earnings surprises, analysts' forecasts

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Who Cares About Auditor Reputation?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Aug 2003
Jan Barton
Emory University
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Audit quality, Reputation,Financial reporting credibility,Capital markets, visibility

Who Cares about Auditor Reputation?

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 22, No. 3, Fall 2005
Posted: 27 May 2005
Jan Barton
Emory University

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Audit quality, Reputation,Financial reporting credibility,Capital markets, visibility

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Which Performance Measures do Investors Value the Most - and Why?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Jan Barton, Bowe Hansen and Grace Pownall
Emory University, Virginia Commonwealth University and Emory University - Department of Accounting
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summary performance measure, earnings attributes, value relevance, international accounting standard setting

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Investor Protection Under Unregulated Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
Jan Barton and Gregory B. Waymire
Emory University and Emory University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 777 (30,922)
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Investor protection, Voluntary disclosure, Financial reporting quality, Financial reporting regulation, Stock market crashes

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The Neuroscience Behind the Stock Market's Reaction to Corporate Earnings News

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Jan Barton, Gregory Berns and Andrew Brooks
Emory University, Emory University and Emory University
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financial accounting, earnings surprise, market reaction, human brain, neuroeconomics, neuroaccounting, fMRI

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To Blame or Not to Blame: Analysts' Reactions to External Explanations for Poor Financial Performance

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Jun 2004
Jan Barton and Molly Mercer
Emory University and DePaul University
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Voluntary disclosure, management explanations, financial analysts' earnings forecasts, management reputation, financial reporting credibility

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Why Do Socially Responsible Firms Manage Earnings?

Posted: 09 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Emory University, University of Florida - Fisher School of Accounting, UNCC - Turner School of Accountancy and University of Virginia

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financial reporting quality; earnings management; accounting choice; corporate social responsibility