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Irem Tuna

Associate Professor of Accounting

  • PhD (University of Michigan)

Before joining London Business School, Dr Irem Tuna was on the faculty of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently an Associate Professor of Accounting at London Business School and teaches classes on Financial Accounting and Corporate Governance to masters and doctoral students, and Financial Statements Analysis for the Executive Education programme. 

Dr Tuna’s research interests are in firm valuation, earnings quality, and corporate governance. She has published work in a variety of journals in her field, including the Review of Accounting Studies, the Journal of Accounting Research, the Journal of Accounting and Economics, and The Accounting Review. She serves on the editorial advisory board of The Accounting Review, the Review of Accounting Studies, the Contemporary Accounting Review, the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, and European Accounting Review.

She holds a PhD in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of Michigan.

2014

Asset reliability and security prices: Evidence from credit markets

Arora N; Richardson S; Tuna I

Review of Accounting Studies

Macro to Micro: Country exposures, firm fundamentals, and stock returns

Li N; Richardson S; Tuna I

Journal of Accounting and Economics

2013

Management Forecast Credibility and Underreaction to News

Ng J; Tuna I; Verdi R S

Review of Accounting Studies

2012

Value Investing in Credit Markets

Correia M M; Richardson S; Tuna I

Review of Accounting Studies

2010

Accounting Anomalies and Fundamental Analysis: A Review of Recent Research Advances

Tuna I; Richardson S; Wysocki P

Journal of Accounting and Economics

2007

The book-to-price effect in stock returns: Accounting for leverage

Tuna I; Penman S; Richardson S

Journal of Accounting Research

The role of accounting in the design of CEO equity compensation

Tuna I; Carter M E; Lynch L

Accounting Review

Corporate governance, accounting outcomes and organizational performance

Larcker D; Richardson S; Tuna I

Accounting Review

2006

The implications of firm growth and accounting distortions for accruals and profitability

Tuna I; Richardson S; Sloan R; Soliman M

Accounting Review

2005

Accrual reliability, earnings persistence and stock prices

Richardson S; Sloan R G; Soliman M T; Tuna I

Journal of Accounting and Economics

Accrual reliability, earnings persistence, and stock prices

Tuna I; Richardson S; Sloan R; Soliman M

Journal of Accounting and Economics

2003

Why are earnings kinky? An examination of the earnings management explanation

Tuna I; Dechow P; Richardson S

Review of Accounting Studies

Why are earnings kinky? An examination of the earnings management explanation

Dechow P; Richardson S; Tuna I

Review of Accounting Studies

  • EMBALJ 2016 Financial Accounting C004 SPR15
  • ADP86 M1 Accelerated Development Programme 31 August-12 September 2014
  • ADP87 M1 Accelerated Development Programme 30 November-12 December 2014
  • ADP88 M1 Accelerated Development Programme 15-27 March 2015

Research Interests

Corporate governance, firm valuation, earnings management, disclosure, accounting and contracting.