Accounting Faculty - Select Publications

Linda Amann

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Amann, L. 2015 Nurturing Student Leaders - While They Have Fun IMA - Strategic Finance August 2015 48-55

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
What does an IMentor provide? Whitewater University Technology Park - Innovators' Showcase May 4, 2016
Difference between CPA and CMA  UW-Whitewater Institute of Management Accountants Student Organization - Chapter Meeting April 11, 2016
Advanced Excel features  Milwaukee Supply Chain - Chapter Meeting Feb. 20, 2016
Advanced Excel functions for business Institute for Supply Management - Milwaukee Supply Chain Professionals Meeting March 1, 2014

Dr. D'Arcy Becker

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Location Volume Issue Pages
Becker, D., Fish, M.W., Miller, W.F., Pernsteiner, A. 2016 Budget Repair or Budget Spectacle: The Case of Wisconsin's Act 10 Public Money & Management 36 7
Becker, D., Drum, D., Pernsteiner, A. 2016 The Roles of Technology Acceptance and Computer Learner Aptitude on Accounting Student Learning Achievement with IDEA Software International Journal of Learning Technology
Becker, D., Fish, M.W., Miller, W.F.,  2016 Meeting the Challenge Posted by the Shortage of Accounting Faculty: Customized Recruiting Strategies Journal of Higher Education Management 31 2
Becker, D., Fish, M.W. 2016 Accounting for Work-Related Injuries at Growth Spurt Automotive Accessories IMA Education Case Journal 9 1 1-9
Becker, D., Orwig, M.L., Pernsteiner, A. 2015 Symbolic Versus Substantive Regulatory Disclosure Requirements: The Case of Ford Motor Company in the Early 1900s Accounting Historians Journal
42 2 35-60
Becker, D., Miller, W.F., Pernsteiner, A. 2014 The Accounting Ethics Course Reconsidered Global Perspectives on Accounting Education 11 77-98
Becker, D., Drum, D., Fish, M.W. 2013 Technology Adoption in Troubled Times: A Cloud Computing Case Study Journal of Cases on Information Technology 15 2 57-71
Becker, D., Miller, W.F. 2012 Choosing a Place Along the IFRS Continuum: The Perspective of U.S. Corporate Accountants Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal 16 1 55-64

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
The accounting ethics course reconsidered American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting August 2014
Why aren't we teaching ethical theories? American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting August 2014
The impact of ethics theory and professional ethics on ethical development and ethical intent American Accounting Association - Annual Ethics Conference August 2012
China dual-degree program students' perceptions of academic issues: The experience of accounting students MBAA - International Annual Meeting April 2012

Conference Proceeding

Author(s) Year Article Title Location Pages
Becker, D., Drum, D., Pernsteiner, A. 2016 Teaching Students to Learn IDEA: The Impact of Learning Attitudes Switzerland: Springer International Publishing 112-121
Becker, D., Drum, D., Pernsteiner, A. 2016 Teaching Students to Learn IDEA: The Impact of Learning Attitudes Staffordshire, UK: 5th International Workshop on Learning Technology for Education in the Cloud 1-9
Becker, D., Orwig, M.L., Pernsteiner, A. 2015 Finding Meaning in Regulatory Disclosure Requirements: The Case of Ford Motor Company in the Early 1900's Sarasota, FL: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting N/A
Becker, D., Drum, D., Pernsteiner, A. 2015 Implementing Technology in Auditing Classes: The Case for IDEA Sarasota, FL: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting N/A
Becker, D., Orwig, M.L. 2014 Content and Standardization in Financial Disclosure: Everything New is Old Sarasota, FL: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting N/A
Becker, D., Miller, W.F., Pernsteiner, A. 2014 Why Aren't We Teaching Ethical Theories? Sarasota, FL: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting N/A

Dr. Richard Cummings

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Cummings, R.G., Kashian, R., Westort, P. 2016 Equity and Asset Growth Among Subchapter S Banks Applied Economic Letters 23 18
Cummings, R.G., Hsu, M., Wang, S.W. 2014 Business Students' Perception of University Library Service Quality and Satisfaction Contemporary Issues in Education Research 7 2 137-144
Cummings, R.G.  2013 Dam Policy: The Need for Global Governance Journal of International Energy 2 2 31-38
Cummings, R.G., Longo, P., Rioux, J. 2012 Ethics of Tax Law Compliance: An Interdisciplinary Perspective American Journal of Business Education 5 1 95-102
Cummings, R.G. Effective Use of Education-Related Tax Benefits and Credits Accounting and Finance Research

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Graduate education: Developing high quality metrics to recruit and retain students Clute Institute - International Academic Business Conference June 5, 2016
The effects of Subchapter S election on community and minority-owned banks  Global Awareness Society International - 25th Annual Conference May 27, 2016
Discussant of teaching technologies, McGraw-Hill Education Teaching Without Limits Summit: Financial Accounting March 11, 2016
Case writers workshop  Society for Case Research - 37th Annual Case Writers Workshop, Lipscomb University July 9, 2015
Teaching with cases on-line  Harvard Business Publishing Web-Based Seminar May 19, 2015
Mitigating hunger: The value of data from a trans-disciplinary and multi-institutional framework/Africa water efficiency: A data envelopment analysis of water efficiency in Africa and developing countries Water for Food Institute of the University of Nebraska and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - Global Conference (Harnessing the Data Revolution: Ensuring Water and Food Security from Field to Global Scales) October 19, 2014
Case teaching methods panel  University of Wisconsin-Whitewater - College of Business and Economics Fall Orientation August 28, 2014
Case analysis: Amazon.com, Harvard Business Publishing Case Method Teaching Seminar - Part II June 14, 2014
Global response to natural disaster: Reality, theories, and campus response Global Awareness Society International - 23rd Annual Conference May 25, 2014
Building strategic alliances and collaborative work to provide multidisciplinary solutions to complex problems: An empirical study Clute Institute - European international Academic Conference June 14, 2013
Challenges and opportunities of the global financial crisis: An international tax policy strategy Global Awareness Society International - 22nd Annual Conference May 25, 2013
Dam water policy in the U.S. and Italy: Recreation to food Global Awareness Society International - 22nd Annual Conference May 25, 2013

Dr. Abbie Daly

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Daly, A., Skaife, H. 2016 Accounting for Biological Assets under IFRS and the Cost of Debt Journal of International Accounting Research 15 2 31-47

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Developing students' skills while teaching accounting curriculum American Accounting Association - Midwest Region Meeting Oct. 22 2016
Can you make money without doing evil? Google's tax planning strategies  American Accounting Association - Midwest Region Meeting Oct. 21, 2016
The effects of holding public subsidiaries on the information environment of consolidated entities American Accounting Association - Midwest Region Meeting Oct. 21, 2016
Analyzing the impact of current events on accounting in an upper-level cost accounting course American Accounting Association - Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting Aug. 8, 2015
Accounting for biological assets under IFRS and the cost of debt American Accounting Association - Journal of International Accounting Research Conference July 20, 2015
The effects of holding public subsidiaries on the information environment of consolidated entities American Accounting Association - IAS Mid-year Meeting and New Faculty Consortium Jan. 22, 2015
Accounting for biological assets and the cost of debt American Accounting Association - IAS Mid-year Meeting Feb. 23, 2012

Dr. Joseph Gerard

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Gerard, J. 2015 Effectiveness of Homework Management System on Exam Performance in a Managerial Accounting Course Journal of the Academy of Business Education 16 306-308
Gerard, J., Weber, C.M. 2015 Compliance of Corporate Governance: Theoretical Analysis of the Effectiveness of Compliance Based on Locus of Functional Responsibility International Journal of Global Business/ Global Strategic Management 8 1 15-26
Gerard, J., Weber, C.M. 2014 Reconfiguring Compliance for Corporate Social Responsibility Journal of Economic Development, Management, Information Technology, Finance, and Marketing 6 2 32-47
Gerard, J., Weber, C.M.   2014 How Agency Theory Informs a $30 Million Fraud Journal of Finance, Accounting, and Management 5 1 16-47

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Compliance and corporate governance: Theoretical analysis of the effectiveness of compliance based on locus of functional responsibility Global Strategic Management Inc. Seventh Annual International Business - Health & Engineering Conference Dec. 27, 2014
Reconfiguring compliance for corporate social responsibility  Global Strategic Management Sixth Annual International Conference - Global Business, Engineering and Agriculture June 20, 2014
Investing in disobedience  American Accounting Association, Management Accounting Section - Management Accounting Section Research and Case Conference Jan. 10, 2014
How agency theory informs a $30 million fraud Global Strategic Management Sixth Annual International Conference Business Dec. 27, 2013
Corporate governance: How agency theory informs a $30 million fraud Georgia Southern University - 7th Annual Fraud and Forensic Accounting Education Conference May 16, 2013

Dr. Kalana Malimage

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Impact of deterrence and inertia on information security policy modification/changes Association for Information Systems Special Interest Groups on Accounting Information Systems - 7th Annual Pre-ICIS Workshop on Accounting Information Systems Dec. 12, 2015
Accounting for Bitcoin: Is it an investment or currency? Decision Sciences Institute - Annual Conference Nov. 22, 2014
The impact of SETA programs on effective IT controls and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance  Decision Sciences Institute - Annual Conference Nov. 22, 2014
Impact of protection motivation and deterrence on IS security policy compliance: A multi-cultural view Association of Information Systems - Proceedings of the Workshop on Information Security and Privacy  Dec. 16, 2012
Factors influencing behavioral intentions of auditor compliance using deterrence theory Decision Sciences Institute - Annual Conference Nov. 17, 2012
The role of habits in information security behaviors IFIP Dewald Roode Workshop on Information Security Sept. 22, 2012
Measuring secure behavior: A research commentary Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Information Assurance June 5, 2012

Dr. Carol Normand

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Normand, C. J. 2012 Dexter Buys a Surfboard: An Exploratory Study of the Impact of a Classroom Activity and a Reflection Paper on Student Perceptions of the First AIS Course Accounting Information Systems Educator Journal 6 1 11-31
Normand, C. J. 2012 The Kent Dawson Case: Assessing Fraud Risk at the Perpetrator Level The Journal of Forensic Studies in Accounting and Business 4 1 41-63
Normand, C.J., Wasicak, J.R. Financial Reporting for the Future On Balance 36-37

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
The Valentine Company case: A review of internal controls simulation involving practioners American Accounting Association - Midwest Region Meeting Oct. 17, 2013
AOL, LEAP and CPA examination tasks American Accounting Association - Midwest Region Meeting Oct. 13, 2012

Dr. Jill Weber

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Akers, M.D., Giacomino, D.E., Weber, J. 2014 Narcissism in Public Accounting Firms Accounting and Finance Research 3 3 170-178
Akers, M.D., Brown, J., Giacomino, D.E., Weber, J.  2013 Narcissism and Accounting Majors American Journal of Business Education 6 3 375-384

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Using technology and budgetary mechanisms to reduce the magnitude of auditors' under-reporting of time American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting Aug. 8, 2016

Dr. Jane Weiss

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Weiss, J.M. 2016 Management Discretion of Accruals Prior to the Demutualization of Property-Liability Insurance Companies Journal of Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues
Weiss, J.M., Dirsmith, M.W. 2014 From the Physical to the Fiscal:  Monetizing the Poor Public Administrative Research 3 1
Weiss, J.M., Dirsmith, M.W.   2013 The Social Construction, Challenge, and Transformation of a Budgetary Regime: The Endogenization of Welfare Regulation by Institutional Entrepreneurs Accounting, Organizations, and Society 38 5
Weiss, J. M., Covaleski, M.A., Dirsmith, M.W 2012 The Mesodomain of Welfare Reform: Re-Negotiation of the Order of Economic Inequality Studies in Symbolic Interaction 39

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Implementing design inquiry techniques in a sustainability accounting and reporting course Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting Aug. 6, 2016
Fully integrated vs. limited integration of sustainable practices NWARG (Northwest Accounting Research Group) November 2014
The accounting cycle and consolidations American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting August 2014
Smithfield Motors: A case in lending, strategy, and value American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting August 2013
Teaching sustainability  Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting August 2013
NWARG (Northwest Accounting Research Group) October 2012
Deciding when and how to impair goodwill: The case of Enervate Inc. American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting Aug. 6, 2012

Dr. Meifang Xiang

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Xiang, M. 2016 Improving the Quality of Learning in Accounting through Advice and Learning Experiences from Former Students Advances in Accounting Education: Teaching and Curriculum Innovations 18
Xiang, M. 2013 The International Evidence on Discouraged Small Businesses Journal of Empirical Finance 20 63-82
Xiang, M., Holmes, L. 2012 SFAS No. 116, Contributions Received and Contributions Made: What We Know and What We Don't? Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice 12 5

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
An empirical study of students' retaking their first post-secondary accounting course American Accounting Association - 2015 Annual Meeting Aug. 12, 2015
Impact of family related factors on students' learning performance in the first post-secondary accounting course American Accounting Association - 2015 Annual Meeting Aug. 5, 2015
Who does not need credit? Evidence from developing economies American Accounting Association - 2013 Midwestern Region Meeting Oct. 17, 2013
Privatization, credit application, and credit constraint in Eastern Europe and Central Asia American Accounting Association - 2013 Annual Meeting Aug. 4, 2013

Dr. T. Robert Yu

Academic Journal

Author(s) Year Article Title Journal Name Volume Issue Pages
Yu, T. R. 2015 The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Employee Performance and Cost Review of Accounting and Finance 14 3 262-284

Conference Presentations

Title Event Date
Financial statement analysis: Evidence from Chinese firms California State University, Fresno - Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues Nov. 6, 2016
Are socially responsible firms less likely to expatriate? An examination of corporate tax inversions American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting Aug. 12, 2015
Are socially responsible firms less likely to expatriate? An examination of corporate tax inversions Accounting Association Public Interest Section - Conference  March 27, 2015
Special purpose vehicles and audit fees American Accounting Association - Auditing Section Mid-year Conference Jan. 16, 2014
Corporate tax avoidance and capital structure American Accounting Association - Annual Meeting August 2012