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Timothy J Brown

Assistant Professor of Accountancy

Educational Background

Ph.D., Accounting (Judgment and Decision-Making, Statistics), Cornell University, 2012
M.S., Management, Cornell University, 2012
M.Acc., University of Virginia, 2004
B.A., Psychology and Managerial Studies, Rice University, 2003

Positions Held

Assistant Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012 to present

Recent Publications

Asay, S., Brown, T., Nelson, M., Wilks, J. 2017. The Effects of Out-of-Regime Guidance on Auditor Judgments About Appropriate Application of Accounting Standards. Contemporary Accounting Research

Brown, T. 2014. Advantageous Comparison and Rationalization of Earnings Management. Journal of Accounting Research, 52: 849-876

Libby, R., Brown, T. 2013. Financial Statement Disaggregation Decisions and Auditors' Tolerance for Misstatement. The Accounting Review, 88: 641-665

Honors and Awards

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Teaching and Research Interests

Financial and Managerial Accounting; Auditing; Financial Statement Analysis.

Investigating how managers, investors and auditors process and use accounting information to reach decisions.