William J. Mayew

Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Associate Professor

Box 90120

Durham, NC 27708-0120

United States

http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/faculty/alpha/mayew.htm

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.
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Citation 15

Religious Social Norms and Corporate Financial Reporting

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Scott Dyreng, William J. Mayew and Christopher D. Williams
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,244 (11,930)
Citation 15

Abstract:

Social Norms, Financial Reporting, Accounting Quality, Restatements, Effective Tax Rates, ETR

Religious Social Norms and Corporate Financial Reporting

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 39, Issue 7‐8, pp. 845-875, 2012,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Oct 2012
Scott Dyreng, William J. Mayew and Christopher D. Williams
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Citation 15

Abstract:

financial reporting, accrual choices, social norms, disclosure

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Analyzing Speech to Detect Financial Misreporting

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2011
Jessen L. Hobson, William J. Mayew and Mohan Venkatachalam
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,202 (12,861)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Deception Detection, Misreporting, Linguistic Analysis, Vocal Analysis, Cognitive Dissonance

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The Power of Voice: Managerial Affective States and Future Firm Performance

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2011
William J. Mayew and Mohan Venkatachalam
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 704 (24,751)
Citation 25

Abstract:

voice analysis, affective states, firm performance, conference calls

Employee Stock Option Fair-value Estimates: Do Managerial Discretion and Incentives Explain Accuracy?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
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Abstract:

Employee stock options, Black-Scholes, managerial discretion, accounting contextual disclosures

Employee Stock Option Fair-Value Estimates: Do Managerial Discretion and Incentives Explain Accuracy?

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 23, No. 4, Winter 2006
Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Texas A&M University

Abstract:

Employee stock options, Black-Scholes, managerial discretion, accounting contextual disclosures

5.

A Linguistic-Based Approach to Measuring Innate Executive Traits: The Case of CEO Integrity

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2016
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, INSEAD, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Yale University School of Management
Downloads 562 (16,463)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Integrity, Performance evaluation, Behavioral traits, Linguistic textual analysis

6.

Performance Surprises and Uncertain Managerial Ability: Evidence from CEO Turnovers

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2009
Shane S. Dikolli, William J. Mayew and Dhananjay Nanda
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 415 (50,366)
Citation 3

Abstract:

CEO turnover, Governance, Monitoring, Earnings Surprise, CEO tenure

7.

Institutional Monitoring and Corporate Restructurings

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Sep 2006
Rowland Atiase, William J. Mayew and Yanfeng Xue
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and George Washington University - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 331 (68,079)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Institutional investors, Corporate restructuring

8.

Analyst Reputation and the Issuance of Disaggregated Earnings Forecasts to I/B/E/S

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2012
Yonca Ertimur, William J. Mayew and Stephen Stubben
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Accounting, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Utah
Downloads 329 (68,079)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Disaggregated earnings forecasts, Revenue forecasts, Security analysts, Reputation

9.

Do Pennies Matter? Investor Relations Consequences of Small Negative Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Sep 2007
Richard M. Frankel, William J. Mayew and Yan Sun
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Saint Louis University
Downloads 318 (71,556)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Investor relations, earnings benchmarks, conference calls, analysts

Using Earnings Conference Calls to Identify Analysts with Superior Private Information

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2011
William J. Mayew, Nathan Y. Sharp and Mohan Venkatachalam
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 232 (108,173)

Abstract:

Conference calls, private information benefits, financial analysts, Regulation FD, forecast accuracy, forecast timeliness

Using Earnings Conference Calls to Identify Analysts with Superior Private Information

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 24 Dec 2011
William J. Mayew, Nathan Y. Sharp and Mohan Venkatachalam
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Abstract:

Conference calls, private information benefits, financial analysts, Regulation FD, forecast accuracy, forecast timeliness

11.

Evidence of Manager Intervention to Avoid Working Capital Deficits

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 May 2012 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Scott Dyreng, William J. Mayew and Katherine Schipper
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 200 (91,623)

Abstract:

reference points, financial reporting, working capital

12.

The Extent of Implicit Taxes at the Corporate Level and the Effect of TRA86

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-05-09
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2011
Ross Jennings, Connie D. Weaver and William J. Mayew
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting, Texas A&M University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 183 (129,193)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Implicit taxes, corporate tax preferences, cost advantage

13.

Debt Reclassification and Capital Market Consequences

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 33, No. 7-8, pp. 1189-1212, September/October 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Mary Lea McAnally, Jeffrey Gramlich and William J. Mayew
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Carson College of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 19 (449,145)
Citation 3

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14.

Improving Experienced Auditors’ Detection of Deception in CEO Narratives

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 0 (214,134)

Abstract:

auditors, financial misreporting, deception detection, conference calls

15.

CFO Co-Option, Earnings Targets, and CEO Compensation

AAA 2017 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2017
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Yale School of Management, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Cornell University
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Abstract:

CFO, CEO, Executive Compensation, Monitoring, Financial Reporting, Managerial Power, Earnings Management, Expectations Management

16.

What's in a (School) Name? Racial Discrimination in Higher Education Bond Markets

6th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Drexel University, University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Abstract:

Race discrimination, higher education, municipal finance

17.

MD&A Disclosure and the Firm's Ability to Continue as a Going Concern

Forthcoming in The Accounting Review
Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
William J. Mayew, Mani Sethuraman and Mohan Venkatachalam
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Cornell University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Abstract:

Going concern, voluntary disclosure, FASB, PCAOB, auditor opinion, bankruptcy prediction

18.

Voice Pitch and the Labor Market Success of Male Chief Executive Officers

Evolution & Human Behavior, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Abstract:

voice pitch, dominance, labor market outcomes, biological evolution

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Evidence of Management Discrimination Among Analysts During Earnings Conference Calls

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 627-659
Posted: 16 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
William J. Mayew
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Abstract:

Financial analysts, managerial discrimination, conference calls, SEC