Accepted by Sudipta Basu. We have received useful comments from Sudipta Basu, two anonymous reviewers, and workshop participants at the Rotman School of Management, Ohio State University, Norwegian School of Economics, the Canadian Academic Accounting Association Annual Meeting (Toronto), the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting (Denver), and the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting (Chicago). Wendy Gu and Yang Han provided excellent research support. An earlier version of this paper was titled “Ambiguous Language in Analyst Reports.” We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, the Jindal School of Management at the University of Texas at Dallas, and the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. Hope further acknowledges financial support of the Deloitte Professorship.
Analyst Report Readability†
Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014
Contemporary Accounting Research
Volume 32, Issue 1, pages 76–104, March 2015
How to Cite
De Franco, G., Hope, O.-K., Vyas, D. and Zhou, Y. (2015), Analyst Report Readability. Contemporary Accounting Research, 32: 76–104. doi: 10.1111/1911-3846.12062
- Issue published online: 12 MAR 2015
- Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 24 SEP 2013 09:21AM EST
- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
- University of Toronto
- University of Texas at Dallas
- University of Minnesota
- Deloitte Professorship
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