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Jaime Schmidt

Jaime Schmidt
jaime.schmidt@mccombs.utexas.edu
CBA 3.206 (512-471-6434)

Assistant Professor

Department
Accounting

Biography

Jaime Schmidt received her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University and her B.S. and M.Acc. from Kansas State University. Prior to pursuing her Ph.D., she worked as CPA and financial statement auditor for BKD LLP in Kansas City, Missouri. Jaime teaches Studies in Auditing in the Texas MPA program. Her research interests include audit quality and auditor litigation.

Publications

Linda Myers, Jaime Schmidt, and Michael Wilkins. 2014. An Investigation of Recent Changes in Going Concern Reporting Decisions Among Big N and Non-Big N Auditors. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 43(1), 155-172.
Keith Czerney and Jaime Schmidt. 2014. Does Auditor Explanatory Language in Unqualified Audit Reports Indicate Increased Financial Misstatement Risk? The Accounting Review 89(6), 2115-2149.
Jaime Schmidt and Michael S. Wilkins. 2013. Bringing Darkness to Light: The Influence of Auditor Quality and Audit Committee Expertise on the Timeliness of Financial Statement Restatement Disclosures. Auditing 32(1), 221-244.
Jaime Schmidt. 2012. Perceived Auditor Independence and Audit Litigation: The Role of Nonaudit Services Fee. The Accounting Review 87(3), 1033-1065.

Professional Awards

McCombs Research Excellence grant recipient2010
Steve Verlin/CITGO grant recipient2010
Best PhD Student Paper Award, AAA Mid-Year Meeting2009
PWC Inquiries Research Grant Recipient, 2008, 2009

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