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Accounting Information & Management

Kellogg Accounting Information & Management Department

The Accounting Information & Management Department is a leader in research that advances the understanding of a broad range of economic forces and institutional features that influence how firms make economic decisions and assess performance.

Key areas of research include how market participants use accounting information, the incentives for firms and other parties to disclose information, and the use of accounting information in contracting relationships, audit planning, and performance evaluation. Additionally, the faculty work to train and produce the next generation of leading research scholars.

Our faculty members are at the leading edge of accounting research and practice.

Faculty in Accounting Information & Management serve on the editorial boards of leading accounting research journals, such as Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, and Contemporary Accounting Research. Further, our faculty have served as the editor for The Accounting Review, and have occupied prominent advisory positions for the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

The Accounting Research Center is affiliated with the department. Formally created in 1978, the Accounting Research Center supports the research of the Kellogg School's accounting faculty. In support of this program, the Accounting Research Center conducts seminars, funds the acquisition of data and equipment, and hosts conferences for academics and practitioners. For questions, please contact Ron Dye, Director of the Accounting Research Center.

Upcoming Events

October 10, 2018 | 01:15 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 2430 A
October 17, 2018 | 01:15 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 4101
October 24, 2018 | 01:15 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 4101

Featured Faculty Members

Danqi Hu

Professor Hu recently studied the extent to which the market values specificity in risk disclosures.

Daniel Aobdia

Recent research from Professor Aobdia explores whether regulations meant to curb accounting scandals are working.

Ronald A. Dye

Professor Dye's “Optimal Disclosure When There Are Penalties for Nondisclosure” will appear in RAND Journal of Economics.

Recent Accounting Research

Accounting News

Can Cutting CEO Pay Help a Faltering Company Rebound?
Swaminathan Sridharan, Kellogg Insight, August 02, 2018
Unlocking Private-Sector Funds for Sustainable Development
Aaron Yoon, Project Syndicate, July 26, 2018
Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans
James Naughton, U.S. Senate & House of Representatives, July 25, 2018
The Importance Of The Healthcare Sector To The Sustainable Development Goals
Aaron Yoon, Forbes, July 01, 2018
Company Signs to Watch for Ahead of Earnings
Matthew Lyle, U.S. News & World Report, May 03, 2018

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