Goizueta Business School
When: Friday March 2
Where: Legacy Events Room - CBA 3.202
Kathryn Kadous is a Professor at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University, where she teaches financial reporting to MBA students and seminars in judgment and decision making and experimental accounting research to doctoral students. She earned a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Kathryn's research considers judgment and decision-making issues in auditing and accounting. Her current research is focused in three areas: using psychology judgment and decision making theory to improve auditor decision making, identifying determinants of litigation against authors, and identifying how investors' motivations influence their decision making. Kathryn's research has been published in The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.
Kathryn is currently an Associate Editor of Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory. She served previously as an editor of The Accounting Review (2008-11) and as Associate Editor of Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory (2005-08). She also serves on the editorial boards of Accounting Horizons and Behavioral Research in Accounting.
She will be presenting her paper: forthcoming