Steve Fortin

University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance

Director - School of Accounting and Finance

200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 N2L 3G1

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Incentive Alignment through Performance-Focused Shareholder Proposals on Management Compensation

Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance, California State University, Northridge - David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, Saint Louis University - Chaifetz School of Business and California State University Long Beach
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Bond Market Reaction, Shareholder Proposal, Incentive Compensation, Pay for Performance

SEC Intervention and Industry Guidance: The Effect on Non-GAAP Financial Disclosures

CAAA Annual Conference 2009 Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Jan 2009
Steve Fortin, Peng Liu and Desmond Tsang
University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance, Cornell University - S.C. Johnson College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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Non-GAAP Reporting, Regulation G, Sarbanes-Oxley, Industry Guidance, Funds from Operations, REIT

SEC Intervention and Industry Guidance: The Effect on Non-GAAP Financial Disclosures

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2014
Steve Fortin, Peng Liu and Desmond Tsang
University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance, Cornell University - S.C. Johnson College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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Non-GAAP reporting, Regulation G, Sarbanes-Oxley, Industry Guidance, Funds from Operations, REIT

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The Effects of Audit Market Concentration and Auditor Reputation on Audit Quality: Evidence from Government Auditors

2019 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2019
Johnathon Cziffra, Steve Fortin and Zvi Singer
HEC Montréal, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and HEC Montreal
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Audit market concentration, excessive conservatism, government audit, auditor reputation, monopoly

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Is it Time for Popcorn? Daily Box Office Earnings and Aggregate Stock Returns

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Seda Oz and Steve Fortin
University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance
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Predictability of stock returns, Information, Discretionary Consumption, Trading strategy, box office earnings, asset pricing implications

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The Choice of Discount Rate for External Reporting Purposes: Considerations for Standard Setting

Accounting Forum, Vol. 27, pp. 28-59, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Apr 2003
Leonard Eckel, Steve Fortin and Kathryn Fisher
University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and Independent Economic & Environmental Consultant
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Does Proximity to Corporate Headquarters Enhance Directors' Monitoring Effectiveness? A Look at Financial Reporting Quality

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 27, Issue 2, pp. 98-119, 2019
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Mar 2019
Maryam Firoozi, Michel Magnan and Steve Fortin
Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Concordia University - Department of Accountancy and University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance
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corporate governance, board of directors, geographical proximity, financial reporting quality, foreign directors

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Auditor Choice and the Cost of Debt Capital for Newly Public Firms

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 113-136, February 2004
Posted: 09 Dec 2003
Jeffrey Pittman and Steve Fortin
Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance

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audit quality, firm-lender relationships, asymmetric information, contracts and reputation