W. Timothy Mitchell

University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management

Associate Department Chair, Accounting

Amherst, MA 01003-4910

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

5

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930

SSRN CITATIONS

2

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1

Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

Needs Versus Wants: Which Motivates More Effort?

2019 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2019
W. Timothy Mitchell, Adam Presslee, Axel K-D Schulz and Alan Webb
University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance, La Trobe University and University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 381 (147,354)
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effort, hedonic, performance, rewards, tangible, utilitarian

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Using Relative Performance Information in Complex Tasks

2016 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2016
Timothy Charles Miller, W. Timothy Mitchell and Sean A. Peffer
Xavier University - Department of Accountancy, University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management and University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics
Downloads 252 (227,466)

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Strategy development, learning, comparative feedback, goals, rank-order tournaments

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Beliefs About Accountants' Risk Tendencies and Their Effect on the Integration of Accountants' Advice Regarding Expenditure Decisions

AAA 2008 MAS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
W. Timothy Mitchell and Sean A. Peffer
University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management and University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics
Downloads 169 (328,601)
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Advice, Decision Making, Objective, Risk

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Relative Performance Evaluation: Does Reducing Exposure to Common Risks Provide Performance Benefits in Multi-period Settings?

AAA 2009 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2010
W. Timothy Mitchell
University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 128 (411,602)

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Relative Performance Incentives, Common Risks, Social Comparison, Targets

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Internal Forecasts: An Experimental Exploration of how News Travels Up Organizational Charts

Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Ronald Cameron Cockrell and W. Timothy Mitchell
University of North Texas - College of Business and University of Massachusetts - Isenberg School of Management

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Financial incentives, accounting knowledge, knowledge management, knowledge sharing, organizational culture, motivation, accounting controls