Herita T. Akamah

University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy

307 College of Business Administration

Lincoln, NE 68588-0488

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS
Rank 26,500

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 26,500

in Total Papers Downloads

1,933

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 20,550

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 20,550

in Total Papers Citations

7

CROSSREF CITATIONS

36

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.
Downloads 1,051 ( 22,066)
Citation 19

Tax Havens and Disclosure Aggregation

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2419573
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2017
Herita T. Akamah, Ole-Kristian Hope and Wayne B. Thomas
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 918 (26,455)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax havens, aggregation, disclosure quality, tax avoidance, segment disclosure, Exhibit 21

Tax Havens and Disclosure Aggregation

Forthcoming, Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Herita T. Akamah, Ole-Kristian Hope and Wayne B. Thomas
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 133 (233,773)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax havens, aggregation, disclosure transparency, tax avoidance, geographic reporting, Exhibit 21

2.

Financial Constraints and Future Tax Outcome Volatility

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Herita T. Akamah, Thomas C. Omer and Sydney Qing Shu
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 219 (151,210)

Abstract:

Loading...

tax outcome volatility; financial constraint; cash taxes; non-tax costs

3.

Accounting Firm Association Membership and Audit Firm Growth

Northeastern U. D’Amore-McKim School of Business Research Paper No. 3120493
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2020
Northeastern University - Accounting Group, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, Michigan State University - Department of Accounting & Information Systems and University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy
Downloads 193 (170,063)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

associations, networks, small audit firms, clientele growth, legitimacy

4.

The Effect of Disclosing Audit Quality Control Deficiencies on Non-Audit Tax Services: Evidence from Deloitte’s 2007 PCAOB Part II Inspection Report

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2020
Jaehan Ahn, Herita T. Akamah and Sydney Qing Shu
Northeastern University - Accounting Group, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 165 (195,264)

Abstract:

Loading...

PCAOB Part II report; auditor-provided tax service; audit quality control deficiency; non-audit service

5.

Large Shareholders with Diversified Equity Portfolios and Voluntary Disclosure: International Evidence

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2018
Herita T. Akamah and Sydney Qing Shu
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 115 (259,790)

Abstract:

Loading...

Large shareholder; portfolio diversification; voluntary disclosure; information technology infrastructure; secrecy culture; investor relations; positive externality

6.

The Effects of Rule-Based Versus Principle-Based Accounting Estimates on Auditors’ Going Concern Assessments

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Jul 2019
Herita T. Akamah, Keith Czerney and Thomas C. Omer
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Missouri-Columbia and University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy
Downloads 91 (304,130)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

accounting estimates, auditors, rule-based standards, principle-based standards, going concern opinions, company failure

7.

Societal Trust and Going Concern Assessments: Boon or Bane?

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2019
Jaehan Ahn and Herita T. Akamah
Northeastern University - Accounting Group and University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy
Downloads 61 (381,356)

Abstract:

Loading...

Going-concern opinion, societal trust, professional skepticism, informal controls, formal controls, legal liability

8.

Does Ex Ante Severance Pay Affect the Timeliness of Bad News Disclosure? The Role of Managerial Exit Costs

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2020
Herita T. Akamah, Bryan Brockbank and Sydney Qing Shu
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Oklahoma - School of Accounting and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 38 (465,790)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

ex ante severance pay; disclosure timeliness; managerial exit costs; bad news disclosure; efficient contracting