Earnings Management

Book Name : Earnings Management_x000D_
Emerging Insights in Theory, Practice, and Research

By by Joshua Ronen, Varda Yaari

Sub Title : Emerging Insights in Theory, Practice, and Research

Written by : by Joshua Ronen, Varda Yaari

Subject Category : Academic Business

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Earnings Management: Theory and Research is a scholarly study of earnings management. The book is aimed for scholars in accounting, finance, economics, and law. The authors address the following research questions: Why earnings are so important that firms feel compelled to manipulate them? What is earnings management? What set of circumstances will induce earnings management? How will the interaction among management, boards of directors, investors, employees, suppliers, customers and regulators affect earnings management? Can truthful reporting be considered earnings management? What are the motivations for smoothing and other reporting strategies? How to design empirical research addressing earnings management? What are the limitations and strengths of current empirical models? Springer US; August 2008 ISBN 9780387257716 Read online, or download in secure PDF format Title: Earnings Management Author: Joshua Ronen; Varda Yaari Imprint: Springer Subject categories Academic Business > Accounting Business > Budgeting Business and Commerce > Business Economics > Commerce Business > Finance Accounting > Inventory control Business > Economics > Macroeconomics Business > Management Professions and Applied Sciences Accounting > Profit; Accounting Social Sciences Business > Strategic Planning ISBNs 0387257713 9780387257693 9780387257716 In The Press From the reviews: “Provides a comprehensive overview of academic research … . suited for most types of readers, from accounting researchers to managers. Still, I envision doctoral students and more experienced accounting scholars to be the primary target audience for this book. … In my opinion, this book is very well written and executed … . Within its scope, this book is an accounting scholar’s must-have, an interesting read providing us with not only the author’s perspective on earnings management but also a very useful literature overview.” (Vedran Capkun, The International Journal of Accounting, Vol. 46 (2), June, 2011) About The Author Dr. Joshua Ronen, a leader in economic analysis, has more than 30 years of experience in economics, finance, accounting and research. He is Research Professor of Accounting at Stern School of Business, New York University, which he joned as a faculty member in 1973. From 1970 to 1974, he served on the faculty of the University of Chicago Business School. He received his BA in Accounting and Economics from the Hebrew University and his Ph.D. (1969) in Business Administration from Stanford University. He is also a licensed CPA in Israel and has practiced public accounting for seven years. Dr. Ronen has served or is serving on numerous journals, including The Accounting Review, The Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Review of Quantitative Finance & Accounting, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, The British Accounting Review, The Journal of International Financial Analysis. He also served as Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance. Dr. Varda Yaari is an Associate Professor at Morgan State University, Maryland, USA. 2002-2003: Senior Lecturer: Ben-Gurion University. 1998 – 2001: Lecturer: Ben-Gurion University. Coordinator of Accounting Area. Dr. Yaari received his Ph.D. in Philosophy in 1989 from the Stern School of Business, NYU and his Master of Arts (Economics), 1979 from Tel-Aviv University.

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Academic Business - Accounting Business - Budgeting Business and Commerce - Business Economics - Commerce Business - Finance Accounting - Inventory control Business - Economics - Macroeconomics Business - Management Professions and Applied Sciences Accounting - Profit; Accounting Social Sciences Business - Strategic Planning

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0387257713 - 9780387257693 - 9780387257716

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