I joined the Melbourne Business School faculty in 2006. I was previously on the
faculties at Indiana University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

My primary research interest is the effect of financial accounting disclosures on
investor judgments and decisions, and my secondary interest is integrating economic and
psychological perspectives for how accounting information affects individuals’ judgments
and decisions. 

I have published in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting,
Organizations and Society, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, and have presented my
research at numerous universities and conferences in North America, Asia and Australia. I
am currently on the Editorial Boards of The Accounting Review and Behavioral Research in

Working Papers


Disclosure Quality and Capital Investment (with Gilles Hilary) (2010)

We examine whether disclosure quality affects the link between a firm’s cash flow or asset...