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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 23, 2019 | 01:30 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 5301
October 30, 2019 | 01:30 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 5301
November 06, 2019 | 01:30 PM
Kellogg Global Hub, 5101

Featured Faculty Members

Aaron Yoon

Professor Yoon's research examines the role of accounting information in the capital market.

Linda Vincent

Professor Vincent studies financial reporting with a focus on business combinations and divisive restructurings.

Matthew Lyle

Recent research by Professor Lyle examines how term structure estimates can predict future stock returns and volatilities.

Recent Accounting Research

Accounting News

What Causes Stock Market Swings?
Scott R. Baker, Kellogg Insight, June 03, 2019
At all-hands meeting Jeff Bezos tells employees he’s ‘very excited’ about the auto industry
Daniel Aobdia, CNBC.com, May 29, 2019
A Comprehensive Model for Building Winning Stock Portfolios
Matthew Lyle, Kellogg Insight, May 02, 2019
Amazon loaded up on low-risk government bonds last year as investors dumped tech stocks
Daniel Aobdia, CNBC.com, February 14, 2019
How Chinese Businesses Establish Credibility with Foreign Investors
Aaron Yoon, Kellogg Insight, February 05, 2019

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