Working Papers and New Research

An Information-Based Model for the Differential Treatment of Gains and Losses

Performance Targets and Peer Comparisons: Theory and Evidence from CEO Pay
(with Adrienne Rhodes)

Nash Implementation Under Choice Functions

Effects on Accounting Conservatism on Investment Efficiency and Innovation            (with Volker Laux)

Team Incentives under Private Contracting

Limits to Auditor Reputational Incentives
(with Somdutta Basu)

Until Death Do Us Part? The Marriage Model with Divorce
(with Maris Goldmanis)

Optimal Performance Targets

Financial Disclosure and Managerial Incentives
(with Somdutta Basu)

Online Outsourcing and The Future of Work

Published Papers

An Information-Based Model for the Differential Treatment of Gains and Losses        (with Venky Nagar and Madhav V. Rajan, Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming)

Artificial Intelligence and Value Investing                                                                          (Journal of Investing, Spring 2018)

One Size Fits All? Cost and Benefits of Uniform Accounting Standards
(Journal of International Accounting Research, Spring 2018)

A Theoretical Framework for Evaluating Debtor-in-Possession Financing                       (with Sandeep Dahiya, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal, 2017)

Balancing Difficulty of Performance Targets: Theory and Evidence
(with Michal Matějka, Review of Accounting Studies, September 2017)

A Non-Monetary Mechanism for Optimal Rate Control Through Efficient Cost Allocation
(with Tao Zhao and I-Hong Hou, 2017 15th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt2017), Paris, France, May 2017)

Performance Monitoring by Managerial Teams
(with Pierre Jinghong Liang and Madhav Rajan, Journal of Centrum Cathedra:
The Business and Economics Research Journal
, 2016)

Reconciling Full-Cost and Marginal-Cost Pricing
(with Jacob Gramlich, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Spring 2016)

Risk and Volatility: A Differential View
(Journal of Investing, Winter 2016)

Sorting Effects of Performance Pay
(with Maris Goldmanis, Management Science, February 2015)
Online Appendix

Staged Investments in Entrepreneurial Financing
(with Sandeep Dahiya, Journal of Corporate Finance, July 2012)

Efficient Cost Allocation
(with Maris Goldmanis, Management Science, May 2012)

Robbing Peter to Pay Paul: Cuba’s Fifty Years of Failed Socialism
(Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, Summer/Fall 2009)

Optimal Team Size and Monitoring in Organizations
(with Pierre Jinghong Liang and Madhav V. Rajan, The Accounting Review, May 2008)

Performance Evaluations and Efficient Sorting
(Journal of Accounting Research, September 2007)

The Retention Effect of Withholding Performance Information
(The Accounting Review, March 2007)