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Irem Tuna

BSc (Middle East Technical University) MAS (Illinois) PhD (Michigan)
Associate Professor of Accounting

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Corporate governance, firm valuation, and earnings management


'Accounting anomalies and fundamental analysis: A review of recent research advances', with S Richardson and P Wysocki, Journal of Accounting and Economics (2010), ‘Corporate Governance, Accounting Outcomes and Organizational Performance’, with D Larcker and S Richardson, The Accounting Review (2007); ‘The Book-to-Price Effect in Stock Returns: Accounting for Leverage’, with S Penman and S Richardson, Journal of Accounting Research (2007); ‘Expectation Management and Beatable Targets: How Do Analysts React to Explicit Earnings Guidance?’, with J Cotter and P Wysocki, Contemporary Accounting Research (2006); ‘Accrual Reliability, Earnings Persistence, and Stock Prices’, with S Richardson, R Sloan and M Soliman, Journal of Accounting and Economics (2005).

Research interest

Corporate governance; firm valuation; earnings management; disclosure; accounting and contracting

Other activities

Editorial Board member of The Accounting Review, Review of Accounting Studies, Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting, Contemporary Accounting Research, and European Accounting Review


Assistant Professor, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Contact Details

Email: ituna@london.edu

tel: +44 (0)20 7000 8128
fax: +44 (0)20 7000 7001

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