Ann Vanstraelen

Maastricht University

P.O. Box 616

Maastricht, 6200MD

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Earnings Management within Multinational Corporations

The Accounting Review 94 (4): 45-76
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2019
Catholic University of Lille - IESEG School of Management, London School of Economics, University of Antwerp and Maastricht University
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Earnings management, Multinational corporations, Subsidiaries, Consolidation, Regulatory arbitrage, Enforcement, Regulation

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Assurance on Sustainability Reports: An International Comparison

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2014
Roger Simnett, Ann Vanstraelen and Wai Fong Chua
Deakin University, Maastricht University and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting
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Voluntary assurance, sustainability reports, choice of assurer

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Involvement of Component Auditors in Multinational Group Audits: Determinants, Audit Quality and Audit Fees

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2021
University of New South Wales, Deakin University, UNSW Business School and Maastricht University
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group audit, component auditor, multinational audit, audit quality, audit fees

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Audit Firm Governance: Do Transparency Reports Reveal Audit Quality?

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 30 May 2012
Maastricht University - Department of Accounting & Information Management, MARC (Maastricht Accounting, Auditing & Information Management Research Center), Maastricht University - Department of Accounting & Information Management, MARC (Maastricht Accounting, Auditing & Information Management Research Center), Ghent University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Maastricht University
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Corporate governance, audit firm, transparency report

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Establishment of National Public Audit Oversight Boards and Audit Quality

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2021
University of New South Wales, Arizona State University, Deakin University, UNSW Business School and Maastricht University
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public audit oversight; audit quality; international; audit regulation

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Auditing Private Companies: What Do We Know?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2017
Ann Vanstraelen and Caren Schelleman
Maastricht University and Maastricht University - Department of Accounting & Information Management, MARC (Maastricht Accounting, Auditing & Information Management Research Center)
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Audit, private companies, demand, supply, cost benefit analysis, regulation

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Determinants of Corporate Financial Disclosure in an Unregulated Environment: Evidence from the Early 20th Century

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2009
Wouter Van Overfelt, Ann Vanstraelen and Marc Deloof
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Maastricht University and University of Antwerp
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financial disclosure, financial reporting regulation, investor protection, bank relationships, pre-World War I Belgium

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Rules Rather than Discretion in Audit Standards: Going-Concern Opinions in Belgium

Accounting Review, Vol. 84, September 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 May 2009
Joseph V. Carcello, Ann Vanstraelen and Michael Willenborg
University of Tennessee, Maastricht University and University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting
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Investor Reaction to Auditors’ Going Concern Emphasis of Matter: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2018
Jean Bédard, Carl Brousseau and Ann Vanstraelen
Université Laval - École de comptabilité, Université Laval - School of Accounting and Maastricht University
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going concern, auditor's report, emphasis of matter paragraph, perceived financial reporting quality

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Auditors’ Professional Skepticism: Traits, Behavioral Intentions, and Actions

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2021
Sanne Janssen, Kris Hardies, Ann Vanstraelen and Karla M. Zehms
Open University, University of Antwerp, Maastricht University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
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professional skepticism; auditor judgment; personality; attitudes

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Professional Skepticism Traits and Fraud Brainstorming Quality

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Dec 2020
Sanne Janssen, Kris Hardies, Ann Vanstraelen and Karla M. Zehms
Open University, University of Antwerp, Maastricht University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
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Professional Skepticism, Fraud Brainstorming, Fraud Risk Assessment, Fraud, Brainstorming

12.

The Labor Market Return to Auditors’ Leadership Ability

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2021
Stockholm School of Economics, University of Oulu - Department of Economics, Accounting and Finance, Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Accounting and Maastricht University
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Leadership ability, auditing, income, career success, talent management

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Audit Partner Trait Skepticism and Going-Concern Reporting Decisions

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Feb 2022
Kris Hardies, Sanne Janssen, Ann Vanstraelen and Karla M. Zehms
University of Antwerp, Open University, Maastricht University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
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professional skepticism, trait skepticism, going-concern, Hurtt scale, workload

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Audit Firm Culture: Recent Developments and Trends in the Literature

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Dec 2020
Bentley University, Bentley University - Department of Accountancy, Nyenrode Business Universiteit and Maastricht University
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Audit firm culture, audit quality, audit firm management, ethical culture, professionalism, learning culture

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Auditor Industry Specialists and Accrual Informativeness

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Dec 2021
Maastricht University, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University and Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
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Auditor Industry Specialization, Cash Flow Prediction, Accrual Informativeness, Earnings Quality

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PCAOB Inspections and Audit Fees: An Analysis of Inspection Rounds of Small Audit Firms

Forthcoming at European Accounting Review
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Nov 2020
Ann Vanstraelen and Lei Zou
Maastricht University and University of New South Wales
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PCAOB inspections; audit fees; quality control deficiencies; small audit firms

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Corporate Non-Financial Disclosure Practices and Financial Analyst Forecast Ability Across Three European Countries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Maastricht University, University of Mississippi - Patterson School of Accountancy and University of Central Florida
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The Different Types of Assurance Services and Levels of Assurance Provided

International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 91-102, July 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Oct 2005
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting, University of Maastricht - Faculty of Economics & Business Administration, University of Southern CaliforniaUniversity of California, Riverside, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting, Deakin University and Maastricht University
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The Auditor's Going Concern Opinion Decision: A Pilot Study

International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp. 41-57, 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Ann Vanstraelen
Maastricht University
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auditors' opinion decisions, going concern assumption, competence, independence, audit loss, litigation, self?fulfilling prophecy, US/UK vs. Continental Europe (Belgium), report, Board of Directors, statistical analysis

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Cross-Jurisdictional Income Shifting and Tax Enforcement: Evidence from Public versus Private Multinationals

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Dec 2014
Christof Beuselinck, Marc Deloof and Ann Vanstraelen
Catholic University of Lille - IESEG School of Management, University of Antwerp and Maastricht University

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tax planning, income shifting, tax enforcement, composite tax score

21.

Oversight and Inspection of Auditing

Routledge Companion to Auditing, edited by David Hay, W. Robert Knechel and Marleen Willekens, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Apr 2014
Mona Offermanns and Ann Vanstraelen
Maastricht University - Department of Accounting and Information Management and Maastricht University

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Public oversight, inspections, auditing profession

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Comparing Abnormal Accruals Estimates Across Samples: An International Test

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Erik Peek, Roger Meuwissen, Frank Moers and Ann Vanstraelen
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Maastricht Accounting and Auditing Research and Education Center (MARC), Maastricht University School of Business and Economics and Maastricht University

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abnormal accruals models, earnings management detection, predictive accuracy, international accounting

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The Audit Reporting Debate: Seemingly Intractable Problems and Feasible Solutions

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Maastricht University, Maastricht University - Department of Accounting & Information Management, MARC (Maastricht Accounting, Auditing & Information Management Research Center), Maastricht Accounting and Auditing Research and Education Center (MARC) and Maastricht University - Department of Accounting & Information Management, MARC (Maastricht Accounting, Auditing & Information Management Research Center)

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audit reporting, history, information gap, transparency, value of audit

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Public Oversight and Audit Quality: Evidence from Public Oversight of Audit Firms in the Netherlands

Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2011
Maastricht Accounting and Auditing Research and Education Center (MARC), University of Antwerp and Maastricht University

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Earnings Management and Audit Quality in Europe: Evidence from the Private Client Segment Market

European Accounting Review Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 447-469
Posted: 15 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2009
Brenda Van Tendeloo and Ann Vanstraelen
University of Antwerp- Faculty of Applied Economics and Maastricht University

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Audit quality, Earnings management, Investor protection, Private firms

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Earnings Management Under German Gaap Versus IFRS

Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Brenda Van Tendeloo and Ann Vanstraelen
University of Antwerp- Faculty of Applied Economics and Maastricht University

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Earnings management, German GAAP, IFRS