Stephen Stubben

Associate Professor

School of Accounting

Faculty, Tenure Track

Stephen Stubben teaches and conducts research in financial accounting. His current research focuses primarily on accounting standards, firms’ application of these standards, the quality of the resulting accounting information, and how that information is used in business decisions.

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Education

PhD 2006, Accounting, Stanford University

Teaching

Fall 2016

ACCTG 7910-001 Special Studies-PhD
ACCTG 7970-001 Thesis Research-PhD
ACCTG 7980-001 Faculty Consultation
ACCTG 7990-001 Cont Reg-PhD

Summer 2016

ACCTG 7910-001 Special Studies-PhD
ACCTG 7920-001 Directed Summer Research
ACCTG 7970-001 Thesis Research-PhD
ACCTG 7980-001 Faculty Consultation
ACCTG 7990-001 Cont Reg-PhD

Spring 2016

ACCTG 5110-002 Fin Accounting I
Location: SFEBB 3170 (Spencer Fox Eccles Busn Bldg)
ACCTG 5110-003 Fin Accounting I
Location: SFEBB 3170 (Spencer Fox Eccles Busn Bldg)
ACCTG 7120-001 Fin Acctg Res II
Location: SFEBB 7122 (Spencer Fox Eccles Busn Bldg)
ACCTG 7910-001 Special Studies-PhD
ACCTG 7970-001 Thesis Research-PhD
ACCTG 7980-001 Faculty Consultation
ACCTG 7990-001 Cont Reg-PhD

Publications

McNichols, M., and Stubben, S. (2015). The Effect of Target-Firm Accounting Quality on Valuation in Acquisitions. Review of Accounting Studies. In press, 02/2015.

Barth, M., Hodder, L., and Stubben, S. (2013). Financial Reporting for Employee Stock Options: Liabilities or Equity?. Review of Accounting Studies. Published, 09/2013.

Ertimur, Y., Mayew, W., and Stubben, S. (2011). Analyst Reputation and the Issuance of Disaggregated Earnings Forecasts to I/B/E/S. Review of Accounting Studies. Published, 03/2011.

Stubben, S. (2010). Discretionary Revenues as a Measure of Earnings Management. The Accounting Review. Published, 03/2010.

Ertimur, Y., Ferri, F., and Stubben, S. (2010). Board of Directors’ Responsiveness to Shareholders: Evidence from Shareholder Proposals. Journal of Corporate Finance. Published, 02/2010.

McNichols, M., and Stubben, S. (2008). Does Earnings Management Affect Firms’ Investment Decisions?. The Accounting Review. Published, 11/2008.

Beaver, W., Cornell, B., Landsman, W., and Stubben, S. (2008). The Impact of Analysts’ Forecast Errors and Forecast Revisions on Stock Prices. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting. Published, 06/2008.

Barth, M., Hodder, L., and Stubben, S. (2008). Fair Value Accounting for Liabilities and Own Credit Risk. The Accounting Review. Published, 05/2008.

Professional Service

American Accounting Association. Resident Faculty, Doctoral Consortium. 06/2015 – present

Financial Accounting Standards Board. Planning Committee, FASB/IASB Financial Reporting Issues Conference. 01/2015 – 01/2016

The Accounting Review. Editorial Board member. 05/2014 – present

American Accounting Association. Faculty Leader, New Faculty Consortium. 01/2014 – 01/2014

Internal Service

Accounting PhD Program coordinator. 05/2014 – present. Department service.