Professors recognized for accounting literature


Urooj Khan, an associate professor at Columbia University; Bin Li, an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Dallas; Shivaram Rajgopal, a professor at Columbia University; and Mohan Venkatachalam, a professor at Duke University, received the AICPA's 2018 Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award for their paper "Do the FASB's Standards Add Shareholder Value?," which was published in The Accounting Review.

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