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Faculty Research Briefs


For earnings announcements, the message should fit the medium
Featuring Stephanie Grant


“Robo-journalism” on corporate earnings increases trading volume and liquidity
Featuring Ed deHaan and Elizabeth Blankespoor


SEC’s regulatory reviews don’t often catch fraud, but they may prevent it


“Stale” accounting disclosures still useful to informed investors
Featuring Jake Thornock


Burgstahler awarded Schoeller Senior Fellowship
Featuring David Burgstahler

Corporations caught avoiding taxes appear to bear no reputational cost

Foster Faculty receive international recognition for superior research
Featuring Benjamin Hallen, Christopher Hrdlicka, Christopher M. Barnes, David Burgstahler, Hema Yoganarasimhan, Robert W. Palmatier, Terence Mitchell, Thomas Gilbert, Thomas Jones, and Thomas William Lee

Foster School continues run of stellar faculty hires in every department
Featuring Amin Sayedi, Benjamin Hallen, Florian Schulz, Hema Yoganarasimhan, Lea Dunn, and Phillip Quinn

Hidden in the accounting, a more accurate way to forecast sales
Featuring Asher Curtis and Sarah McVay

Hodge wins 2014 PACCAR Award for Excellence in Teaching
Featuring Frank Hodge

Short-sellers trade on accounting information, not price declines
Featuring Asher Curtis

The Year in Research: 2013-14
Featuring Asher Curtis, Christopher Hrdlicka, Christopher M. Barnes, Jarrad Harford, Mark Forehand, Nidhi Agrawal, Ryan Fehr, Scott J. Reynolds, Shailendra Pratap Jain, Terence Mitchell, Thomas Gilbert, Thomas Jones, and Xiao-Ping Chen


Lifting the veil on round-tripping, a pervasive method of offshore tax evasion


Introducing the most precise measure of CEO ability
Featuring Sarah McVay

Master Class: Foster School amplified by nine new faculty members
Featuring Asher Curtis, David G. Sirmon, Foad Iravani, Mark Westerfield, Michael R. Wagner, Natalie Mizik, Sarah McVay, and Tracey Seslen

Wells receives Special Award from Washington Society of CPAs
Featuring William L. Wells


CFO’s personal style shapes a firm’s financial reporting
Featuring Dawn Matsumoto and Weili Ge

Clawbacks make CEOs more accountable for firm’s financial reporting
Featuring Frank Hodge

Google search makes financial markets more efficient

Incorporating in Delaware can reduce a firm’s tax burden significantly

Palmrose explores accounting foundations to reconcile modern complexities
Featuring Zoe-Vonna Palmrose