Eva Labro

Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

Professor of Accounting and Michael W. Haley Distinguished Scholar

McColl Building

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3490

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

DOWNLOADS

644

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3

Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

A Framework for Conducting Numerical Experiments on Cost System Design

AAA 2018 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
Vic Anand, Ramji Balakrishnan and Eva Labro
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Iowa - Department of Accounting and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
Downloads 147 (197,529)

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cost systems, numerical experiments, simulation, managerial accounting

2.

Predictive Analytics and the Changing Manufacturing Employment Relationship: Plant Level Evidence from Census Data

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2019
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Michigan - Ross School of Business
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Predictive Analytics, Big Data, Organizational Architecture, Manufacturing, Incentives, Targets

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Management by the Numbers: A Formal Approach to Deriving Informational and Distributional Properties of 'Un-managed' Earnings

Forthcoming in Journal of Accounting Research, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 18-33
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Nov 2018
Thomas Hemmer and Eva Labro
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
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Information for Decision Making, Decision Usefulness, Precision, Bias, Persistence, Earnings Management, Earnings Discontinuity

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Auditor Alignment and the Internal Information Environment

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 May 2019
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Illinois State University
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group audit, auditor alignment, interface between auditing and managerial accounting, internal information quality, common auditor

5.

Management Accounting Information Properties and Operations Management

Foundations and Trends in Technology, Information and Operations Management (2018), 12(1), 1-114. Doi.org/10.1561/0200000051
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
Bart Dierynck and Eva Labro
Tilburg University and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
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management accounting, operations management, capacity, inventory management, scheduling, product design, interface between management accounting and operations management

6.

Costing Systems

Foundations and Trends in Accounting (2019), Vol 13, No 3-4, pp. 267-404
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 09 May 2019
Eva Labro
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
Downloads 64 (343,383)

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costing system, managerial accounting system, cost system design, cost information

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Obtaining Informationally Consistent Decisions When Computing Costs with Limited Information

Production and Operations Management 26 (2): 211-230
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
Vic Anand, Ramji Balakrishnan and Eva Labro
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Iowa - Department of Accounting and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
Downloads 57 (363,688)

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Costing Systems, Numerical Experiment, Cost Accounting, Heuristics, Dynamical Systems

8.

Updating Accounting Systems: Longitudinal Evidence from the Health Care Sector

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jun 2019
Eva Labro and Lorien Stice-Lawrence
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
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Management Accounting, Accounting System Updating, Health Care Costs, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404, Economic Determinants, Mimicry, Coercion

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Management by the Numbers: A Formal Approach to Deriving Informational and Distributional Properties of 'Unmanaged' Earnings

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 57, No. 1, 2019, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 19-23
Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Thomas Hemmer and Eva Labro
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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information for decision making; decision usefulness; precision;bias; persistence; earnings management; earnings discontinuity

10.

Productions and Operations Management & Management Accounting

Routledge Companion for Production and Operations Management, 2016 Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Thomas Hemmer and Eva Labro
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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management accounting, operations management, interface

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Using Simulation Methods in Accounting Research

Journal of Management Control, Forthcoming
Posted: 01 Mar 2015
Eva Labro
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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simulation, accounting, management accounting

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Health Care Costs: Discussion of 'The Impact of Changes in Regulation on Cost Behavior'

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 08 Nov 2014
Eva Labro
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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health care cost, cost elasticity, cost stickiness, financial management in health care

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The Importance of the Internal Information Environment for Tax Avoidance

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 60, No. 1, 2015, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper No. 2013-7
Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2017
John Gallemore and Eva Labro
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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internal information quality, management accounting, tax avoidance, tax risk

14.

Cost Structure and Sticky Costs

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 03 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
University of Iowa - Department of Accounting, Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina and University of Melbourne

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Sticky costs, cost structure

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Evaluating Heuristics Used when Designing Product Costing Systems

Management Science, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
University of Iowa - Department of Accounting, University of Southern Maine - School of Business and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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costing system design, simulation, rules of thumb, heuristics

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On the Determinants of Measurement Error in Time-Driven Costing

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Dec 2007
Eddy Cardinaels and Eva Labro
KU Leuven and Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina

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Costing System Design, Measurement and Aggregation Error, Duration Drivers, Time-Driven Activity Based Costing

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A Simulation Analysis of Interactions Among Errors in Costing Systems

Accounting Review, Vol. 82, No. 4, pp. 939-962, 2007
Posted: 26 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Eva Labro and Mario Vanhoucke
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina and Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School

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costing system design, costing accuracy, costing errors, simulation

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On Bringing More Action into Management Accounting Research: Process Considerations Based on Two Constructive Case Studies

European Accounting Review, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 409-442, 2003
Posted: 20 Sep 2003
Eva Labro and Tero-Seppo Tuomela
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina and Turku School of Economics & Business Administration - Department of Accounting and Finance

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constructive research approach, management accounting, method, methodology, action research, case study