Margaret H. Christ

University of Georgia - Terry College of Business

Assistant Professor

Athens, GA 30602-6254

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Effects of Preventive and Detective Controls on Employee Performance and Motivation

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Margaret H. Christ, Scott A. Emett, Scott L. Summers and David A. Wood
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
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Internal Controls, Preventive Controls, Detective Controls, and Intrinsic Motivation

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The Use of Management Controls to Mitigate Risk in Strategic Alliances: Field and Survey Evidence

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Goizueta Business School
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Strategic alliances, risk management, field research, survey research

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Rotational Internal Audit Programs and Financial Reporting Quality: Do Compensating Controls Help?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Margaret H. Christ, Adi Masli, Nathan Y. Sharp and David A. Wood
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, University of Arkansas - Sam M. Walton College of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
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internal audit function; accounting risk; management training ground; rotational staffing models; audit committee; financial reporting quality; compensating controls

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The Data Analytics Journey: Interactions among Auditors, Managers, Regulation, and Technology

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2020
University of Richmond, University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business and University of Mississippi
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Accounting; Audit Quality; Financial Reporting Quality; Data Analytics; Fraud; Audit Fees

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Compensation or Feedback: Motivating Performance in Multidimensional Tasks

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2015
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Brigham Young University and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
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Internal Control, Incentives, Compensation, Multidimensional Tasks

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Outsourcing the Information System: Determinants, Risks, and Implications for Management Control Systems

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2014
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, University of Cincinnati - Department of Accounting, George Mason University - Department of Accounting and Villanova University - School of Business
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Outsourcing, Business Process Outsourcing, service organizations, performance risk, relational risk, management control systems

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Say-on-Pay and the Differential Effects of Voluntary Versus Mandatory Regimes on Investor Perceptions and Behavior

AAA 2011 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Kendall Bowlin, Margaret H. Christ and Jeremy B. Griffin
University of Mississippi - Patterson School of Accountancy, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business and University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business
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say-on-pay, executive compensation, corporate governance, control systems

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Prepare for Takeoff: Improving Asset Measurement and Audit Quality with Drone-Enabled Inventory Audit Procedures

Review of Accounting Studies
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2020
Margaret H. Christ, Scott A. Emett, Scott L. Summers and David A. Wood
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
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Drones, Automated Software, Inventory Counting, Inventory, Design Science

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Obtaining Assurance for Financial Statement Audits and Control Audits when Aspects of the Financial Reporting Process are Outsourced

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Vol. 32, No. Supplement 1, 2013
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2014
Villanova University - School of Business, George Mason University - Department of Accounting, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and University of Cincinnati - Department of Accounting
Downloads 359 (90,086)
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Outsourcing, SAS 70/SSAE 16/ SOC report, service organizations, audit quality

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Integrated Information Systems, Risk Sharing and Alliance Risk

AAA 2012 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2014
Margaret H. Christ and Andreas I. Nicolaou
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business and Bowling Green State University - Accounting & Management Information Systems
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Sticks and Carrots: The Effect of Contract Frame on Effort in Incomplete Contracts

Accounting Review, 2012, Vol. 87, No. 6
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Margaret H. Christ, Karen Sedatole and Kristy L. Towry
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Goizueta Business School and Emory University
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framing, incomplete contracts, control systems, trust, formal control, informal control, bonus, penalty

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An Experimental Investigation of the Interactions Among Intentions, Reciprocity and Control

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2013
Margaret H. Christ
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business
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control systems, formal control, intentions, reciprocity, trust

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Do Extant Management Control Frameworks Fit the Alliance Setting? A Descriptive Analysis

Anderson, S.W., Christ, M., Dekker, H.C. & Sedatole, K.L. (2015). Do extant management control frameworks fit the alliance setting? A descriptive analysis. Industrial Marketing Management, 46(April), 36-53.
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Goizueta Business School
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strategic alliances, risk, management controls

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The Interactive Effects of Perceived Environmental Uncertainty and Control System Type on Managers’ Willingness to Recommend Strategic Change

AAA 2017 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Aug 2016
Margaret H. Christ, Anna Cianci and Stuart Napshin
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Wake Forest University and Kennesaw State Unirversity
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control systems, diagnostic system, interactive system, perceived environmental uncertainty, strategic change

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Empowering Auditors to Pursue Fraud During Evidence Evaluation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Oct 2018
University of Richmond, University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business and University of Mississippi
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audit quality, fraud, empowerment, professional skepticism, time constraints, budget pressure

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New Frontiers for Internal Audit Research

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Margaret H. Christ, Marc Eulerich, Ronja Krane and David A. Wood
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, University of Duisburg-Essen, Mercator School of Management, University of Duisburg-Essen and Brigham Young University - School of Accountancy
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Internal Audit, Innovation, Innovative Practices, Research opportunities

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Internal Auditing

Anderson, Urton L. and Christ, Margaret H., Internal Auditing (March 19, 2013, Routledge Companion to Auditing, edited by David Hay, W. Robert Knechel and Marleen Willekens
Posted: 14 Apr 2014
Urton Anderson and Margaret H. Christ
University of Kentucky - Von Allmen School of Accountancy and University of Georgia - Terry College of Business

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Sticks and Carrots: The Effect of Contract Frame on Effort in Incomplete Contracts

Accounting Review, Vol. 87, No. 6, 2012
Posted: 29 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Margaret H. Christ, Karen Sedatole and Kristy L. Towry
University of Georgia - Terry College of Business, Goizueta Business School and Emory University

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bonus, control systems, formal control, framing, incomplete contracts, informal control, penalty, trust