Journal of Accounting Research

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Edited By: JAR Editors: Philip G. Berger, Christian Leuz, and Douglas J. Skinner. Advisory Editor: Haresh Sapra. Editorial Manager: Lisa M. Heiberger.

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National And Office-Specific Measures Of Auditor Industry Expertise And Effects On Audit Quality
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Debt Covenants And Accounting Conservatism
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Accounting Conservatism And The Efficiency Of Debt Contracts
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Capital Versus Performance Covenants In Debt Contracts
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Market And Political/Regulatory Perspectives On The Recent Accounting Scandals
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The Information Content Of Forward-Looking Statements In Corporate Filings-A Naive Bayesian Machine Learning Approach
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Transparency, Liquidity, And Valuation: International Evidence On When Transparency Matters Most
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Do Publicly Disclosed Tax Reserves Tell Us About Privately Disclosed Tax Shelter Activity?
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The Effect Of Sox Internal Control Deficiencies On Firm Risk And Cost Of Equity
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The Value Of Financial Statement Verification In Debt Financing: Evidence From Private Us Firms
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Analyst Following And Forecast Accuracy After Mandated IFRS Adoptions
Hongping Tan, Shiheng Wang, Michael Welker
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The Benefits Of Financial Statement Comparability
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Processing Fluency And Investors' Reactions To Disclosure Readability
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