Brian Rountree

Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

Assistant Professor

6100 South Main Street

P.O. Box 1892

Houston, TX 77005-1892

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

What Happens to Corporate Investment in Bad Times?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2024
University of Denver, Virginia Tech, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Recessions, Overinvestment, Underinvestment, Financial reporting quality, Accounting conservatism, Shareholder monitoring, Managerial entrenchment, Bad times

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How Do Analyst Recommendations Respond to Major News?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Apr 2002
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUniversity of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Analyst Recommendations

How do Analyst Recommendations Respond to Major News?

Posted: 21 Apr 2005
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUniversity of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Analyst Recommendations

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Private Equity Net Asset Values and Future Cash Flows

Forthcoming The Accounting Review
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2019
University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Private equity, asset valuation, fair value

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The Ultimate Form of Mandatory Auditor Rotation: The Case of Former Arthur Andersen Clients

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2005
Jennifer Blouin, Barbara M. Grein and Brian Rountree
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Drexel University - Department of Accounting and Tax and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Mandatory rotation, audit quality, earnings quality, Arthur Andersen

5.

The Impact of Governance Reform on Performance and Transparency

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2009
University of Oklahoma, University of Southern California and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 766 (59,906)
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Corporate governance, corporate transparency, financial reporting, earnings management

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Do Investors Value Smooth Performance?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Cash flow volatility, earnings smoothing, risk management

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Mind the Gap: CEO-Employee Pay Ratios and Shareholder Say-on-Pay Votes

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 13 May 2020
Steve Crawford, Karen K. Nelson and Brian Rountree
University of Houston, Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Pay Ratio, Say-On-Pay, Dodd-Frank Act

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Governance Reform, Share Concentration and Financial Reporting Transparency in Mexico

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
University of Oklahoma, University of Southern California and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Corporate governance, corporate transparency, financial reporting, earnings management, discretionary accruals

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How Do Analysts Recommendations Respond to Major News?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Sep 2004
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUniversity of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Analyst recommendations

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The Market Reaction to Arthur Andersen's Shredding of Documents: Loss of Reputation or Confounding Effects?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Karen K. Nelson, Richard A. Price and Brian Rountree
Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting, University of Oklahoma and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 438 (120,362)
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Auditor reputation, Arthur Andersen, Event studies, Earnings response coefficients

11.

Capital Structure Effects Associated with the New Lease Accounting Standard

Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 2517124
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2024
Rice University, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Contracting costs, ASC 842, Operating leases

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Decomposing the Market, Industry, and Firm Components of Profitability: Implications for Forecasts of Profitability

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Andrew B. Jackson, Marlene Plumlee and Brian Rountree
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting, University of Utah - School of Accounting and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 287 (191,477)
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Macroeconomy, Market, Industry, Profitability, Forecasting, firm-specific estimates

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Are Individual Investors Influenced by the Optimism and Credibility of Stock Spam Recommendations

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2013
Karen K. Nelson, Richard A. Price and Brian Rountree
Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting, University of Oklahoma and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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investor attention, stock spam, target prices, press releases

14.

Debiasing Earnings Persistence Estimates

Forthcoming Review of Accounting Studies
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2023
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University, Xiamen University and Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) - School of Business
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Accrual quality, persistence, reporting quality, valuation

Earnings Co-Movements and Earnings Manipulation

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013 ACCT 01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2017
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University
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Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Releases, Accounting Theory, Earnings Co-Movements, Earnings Management, Market Earnings.

Earnings Co-Movements and Earnings Manipulation

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 28 May 2017
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University

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Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Releases, Accounting Theory, Earnings Co-Movements, Earnings Management, Market Earnings

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The Market Reaction to Arthur Andersen's Role in the Enron Scandal: Loss of Reputation or Confounding Effects?

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 46, No. 2-3, pp. 279-293, December 2008
Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Karen K. Nelson, Richard A. Price and Brian Rountree
Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting, University of Oklahoma and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Auditor reputation, Arthur Andersen, Event studies, Earnings response coefficients

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An Analysis of Forced Auditor Change: The Case of Former Arthur Andersen Clients

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Jennifer Blouin, Barbara M. Grein and Brian Rountree
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Drexel University - Department of Accounting and Tax and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Mandatory rotation, audit quality, earnings quality, Arthur Andersen

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Auditor Switches in the Pre- and Post-Enron Eras: Risk or Realignment?

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Wayne R. Landsman, Karen K. Nelson and Brian Rountree
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Auditor change, audit risk, audit firm portfolios