Justin Leiby

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Visiting Professor

1206 S 6th St

Champaign, IL 61822

United States

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How Do Auditors Weight Informal Contrary Advice? The Joint Influence of Advisor Social Bond and Advice Justifiability

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-116, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-75
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2014
Kathryn Kadous, Justin Leiby and Mark E. Peecher
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 475 (85,256)
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Key Words: Advice, Fair Value, Trust Heuristic, Auditor Judgment, Audit Quality, Justifiability

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Challenges to Experimental Audit JDM Research and the Role of Online Platforms in Resolving these Challenges

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, SC Johnson Graduate School of Management and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting
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Experimental research, auditing, online platforms, JDM research, Mechanical Turk, Dynata, Qualtrics Panels

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Do Rewards Encourage Professional Skepticism? It Depends

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2021
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management - Department of Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Missouri at Kansas City
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incentives, performance evaluation, professional skepticism, risk aversion

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Subjectivity in Professionals' Incentive Systems: Differences between Promotion- and Performance-Based Assessments

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Jasmijn C. Bol and Justin Leiby
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Subjectivity, incentive systems, subjective performance assessment, promotions, professional services firms, decision making processes

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Status Motives and Agent-to-Agent Information Sharing: How Evolutionary Psychology Shapes Agents' Responses to Control System Design

AAA 2016 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
Jasmijn C. Bol and Justin Leiby
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 249 (172,053)
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information sharing, controls, evolutionary psychology, incentive contracting, status

If You Want My Advice: Status Motives and Audit Consultations About Accounting Estimates

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Warren Robert Knechel and Justin Leiby
University of Auckland Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Status motives, Auditor consultation, Advice, Accounting estimates, Specialists, Evolutionary psychology

If You Want My Advice: Status Motives and Audit Consultations About Accounting Estimates

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 5, 2016
Posted: 28 Apr 2017
Warren Robert Knechel and Justin Leiby
University of Auckland Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Status motives, Auditor consultation, Advice, Accounting estimates, Specialists, Evolutionary psychology

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Improving Auditors’ Review of Inconsistent Audit Evidence

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Sep 2021
University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Mississippiaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Audit review, inconsistent evidence, nonfinancial measures, red flags, regulatory focus

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Margin of Safety: Life History Strategies and the Effects of Socioeconomic Status and Macroeconomic Conditions on Self-Selection into Accounting

Humanistic Management Association, Research Paper Series No. 17-32
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
Justin Leiby and Paul E. Madsen
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Florida
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Self-Selection, Accounting Labor Market, Socioeconomic Status, Inequality, Life History Theory, Evolutionary Psychology, Human Capital

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Does Status Equal Substance? The Effects of Specialist Social Status on Auditor Assessments of Complex Estimates

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 May 2020
Anna Gold, Kathryn Kadous and Justin Leiby
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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accounting estimates, status, specialists, advice, expertise, bias

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How do Audit Committees Support Audit Engagement Teams and Encourage Professional Skepticism? A Survey and Experimental Evidence

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2022
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management - Department of Accounting, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Missouri at Kansas City
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audit committee, social support, fraud red flag, management attitude, auditor professional skepticism

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Audit Firm Reputational Consequences of Alleged Non-Accounting Misconduct by Clients: How Bargaining Power Temporarily Shifts Around Securities Litigation

AUDITING: A Journal of Practice & Theory, DOI: 10.2308/ajpt-52405, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2020
Dain C. Donelson, Matthew Ege and Justin Leiby
University of Iowa, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Securities Litigation, Reputation, Audit Fees, Audit Pricing

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Scoundrels or Stars? Theory and Evidence on the Quality of Workers in Online Labor Markets

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2016
Miami University Farmer School of Business - Department of Accountancy, Miami University - Department of Accountancy and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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online labor markets, Mechanical Turk, honesty, effort, performance-based pay

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Do Rewards Encourage Professional Skepticism? It Depends

“Do Rewards Encourage Professional Skepticism? It Depends,” with Justin Leiby and Tammie Schaefer. The Accounting Review, 2022, Volume 97 (4): 131-154.
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management - Department of Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Missouri at Kansas City

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incentives, performance evaluation, professional skepticism, risk aversion; rewards