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Jennifer Brown

Jennifer Brown

Assistant Professor
School of Accountancy

Office:BA 267I
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 873606
Tempe, AZ 85287-3606

Phone: 480-965-6618
Fax: 480-965-8392
Email: Jenny.Brown@asu.edu

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Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2008; M.S., University of Texas at Austin, 1998; BBA, University of Texas at Austin, 1998

Research Areas
Corporate taxation, aggressive tax reporting and tax shelters, diffusion of corporate practices, interfirm social networks, interplay of financial and tax reporting choices

Current Projects
"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

Other Positions
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



ASU is a tier 1 research university and W. P. Carey is proud of its strong tradition of teaching and classroom excellence. Our students directly benefit from the research and theories our faculty brings into the classroom. Below is a list of courses being taught during the current semester by this faculty member. Click a course to view it in the ASU course catalog.

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.