School of Accountancy
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2008; M.S., University of Texas at Austin, 1998; BBA, University of Texas at Austin, 1998
Corporate taxation, aggressive tax reporting and tax shelters, diffusion of corporate practices, interfirm social networks, interplay of financial and tax reporting choices
"Network Ties Among Low-tax Firms" with Katharine Drake; “Are Firms Myopic?: The Case of Contracting on Performance and Uncertainty” with Katharine Drake and Melissa Martin; “Investing in Tax Breaks: Assessing the Outcomes of Political Strategy Choices” with Katharine Drake and Laura Wellman
Academic Positions Held
Arizona State University: 2007
PricewaterhouseCoopers, 1998-2001, Senior Tax Consultant
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Deloitte and Touche Fellowship, 2003; Scott and Mary Donaldson/Ernst & Young Excellence in Teaching, 2011
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ACC 511 - Taxes and Business Strategy
Economic implications of selected management decisions involving application of federal income tax laws. Recognition of tax hazards and tax savings.