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Assistant Professor of Accounting
Hedge Fund Clamp-down? Research Says Investors Can Watch Out for Themselves
Jul 08, 2009
According to a study by two accounting professors, even though hedge funds give their managers virtual autonomy in investment strategy, investors can successfully demand effective internal controls to discourage fraud. The paper,[…]
Biased Expectations: Can Accounting Tools Lead to, Rather than Prevent, Executive Mistakes?
Mar 19, 2008
Accounting techniques like budgeting, sales projections and financial reporting are supposed to help prevent business failures by giving managers realistic plans to guide their actions and feedback on their progress.[…]
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