Karen A. Kitching

George Mason University

Associate Professor of Accounting

Fairfax, VA

United States

http://business.gmu.edu/facultyandresearch/faculty/profile/47/41/

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Are Special Items Informative About Future Profit Margins?

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Patricia M. Fairfield, Karen A. Kitching and Vicki Wei Tang
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, George Mason University and Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business
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Special items, persistence, core earnings, earnings aggregation, profit margins

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Audit Value and Charitable Organizations

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2010
Karen A. Kitching
George Mason University
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Audit Quality, Nonprofits, Auditor Choice, Charities

3.

The Persistence of Special Items

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2006
Patricia M. Fairfield, Vicki Wei Tang and Karen A. Kitching
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business and George Mason University
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special items, measurement error, persistence

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The Spend-Save Decision: An Analysis of How Charities Respond to Revenue Changes

Accounting Horizons, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 13 May 2012
George Washington University - Department of Accountancy, George Mason University, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Accounting
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Charity, nonprofit, efficiency, program ratio, marginal spending

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Nonprofit Resource Allocation Decisions: A Study of Marginal versus Average Spending

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Karen A. Kitching, Andrea Alston Roberts and Pamela C. Smith
George Mason University, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Accounting
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Charity, Nonprofit, Efficiency, Program Ratio, Marginal Spending

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Culture and Cost Stickiness: A Cross-Country Study

International Journal of Accounting, 51(3), 402-417
Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2017
Karen A. Kitching, Raj Mashruwala and Mikhail Pevzner
George Mason University, University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business and University of Baltimore - Merrick School of Business

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culture, cost behavior, cost stickiness