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Scott Richardson

PhD (Michigan)
Professor of Accounting

Subject area:


‘Value investing in credit markets’ (with M Correia and I Tuna), Review of Accounting Studies; ‘What makes stock prices move? Fundamentals vs. Investor Recognition’ (with R Sloan and H You) Financial Analysts Journal; ‘Accounting anomalies and fundamental analysis: A review of recent research advances’ (with I Tuna and P Wysocki), Journal of Accounting and Economics; ‘Corporate governance, accounting outcomes and firm performance’ (with I Tuna and D Larcker), The Accounting Review; ‘Accrual reliability, earnings persistence and stock prices’ (with R Sloan, M Soliman and I Tuna), Journal of Accounting and Economics.; ‘The book-to-price effect in stock returns: Accounting for leverage’ (with S Penman and I Tuna), Journal of Accounting Research.

Professional qualifications

Business Administration (Accounting)

Research interest

The relation between accounting information and security returns, firm valuation, earnings management, corporate governance.

Other activities

Editor of Review of Accounting Studies, Editorial Board Member of The Accounting Review and Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting.


Managing Director BlackRock (Barclays Global Investors), Assistant Professor, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania

Contact Details

Email: srichardson@london.edu

tel: +44 (0)20 7000 8130
fax: +44 (0)20 7000 7001

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