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Thomas L. Stober

Associate Professor

BIO

Thomas L. Stober holds a B.S.B.A. from Ohio State University, an M.B.A. from the University of Minnesota, and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He is a CPA. His expertise is in financial statements analysis, accounting-based valuation models, financial accounting and reporting, and capital markets. Stober is has previously served on the Financial Accounting Standards Committee of the American Accounting Association (AAA) and on the Financial Reporting Policy Committee of the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section of the AAA. Stober also previously served as the Assistant Chairman in the Department of Accountancy at the University of Notre Dame.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

EDUCATION

TEACHING

  • Corporate Financial Reporting

PUBLICATIONS

"Response to the Financial Accounting Standards Board's and the International Accounting Standard Board's Joint Discussion Paper Entitled, "Preliminary Views on Revenue Recognition in Contracts with Customers," (with Robert J. Bloomfield, Theodore E. Christensen, Karim Jamal, Robert H. Colson, Stephen Moehrle, James A. Ohlson, Stephen Penman, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, 24, December, 2010, 689-702.

"A Framework for Financial Reporting Standards: Issues and a Suggested Model," (with James A. Ohlson, Stephen Penman, Robert J. Bloomfield, Theodore E. Christensen, Karim Jamal, Robert H. Colson, Stephen Moehrle, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, 24, September, 2010, 473-485.

"Response to the Preliminary Views on Financial Statement Presentation," (with Mark T. Bradshaw, Carolyn M. Callahan, Jack T. Ciesielski Jr., Elizabeth A. Gordon, Leslie D. Hodder, Patrick Hopkins, Mark J. Kohlbeck, Bob Laux, Sarah McVay, Philip Stocken, Teri Lombardi Yohn),  Accounting Horizons, 24, June, 2010, 117-128.

"A Perspective on the Canadian Accounting Standards Board Exposure Draft on GAAP for Private Enterprises," (with Karim Jamal, Robert J. Bloomfield, Theodore E. Christensen, Robert H. Colson, Stephen Moehrle, James A. Ohlson, Stephen Penman, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, 24, March, 2010, 129-137.

"A Research Based Perspective on the SEC’s Proposed Rule on ROADMAP FOR Potential Use of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance With International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) by U.S. Issuers," (with Karim Jamal, Robert J. Bloomfield, Theodore E. Christensen, Robert H. Colson, Stephen Moehrle, James A. Ohlson, Stephen Penman, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, 24, March, 2010, 139-147.

"Response to the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s and the International Accounting Standards Boards Joint Discussion Paper Entitled Preliminary Views on Financial Statement Presentation," (with Stephen Moehrle, Robert J. Bloomfield, Theodore E. Christensen, Robert H. Colson, Karim Jamal, James A. Ohlson, Stephen Penman, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, 24, March, 2010, 149-158.

"Response to the SEC’s Proposed Rule--ROADMAP FOR Potential Use of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance With International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) by U.S. Issuers," (with Mark T. Bradshaw, Carolyn M. Callahan, Jack T. Ciesielski Jr., Elizabeth A. Gordon, Leslie D. Hodder, Patrick Hopkins, Mark J. Kohlbeck, Bob Laux, Sarah McVay, Philip Stocken, Teri Lombardi Yohn),  Accounting Horizons, 24, March, 2010, 117-128.

"Response to FAF exposure draft, “Proposed changes to oversight, structure, and operations of the FAF, FASB, and GASB," (with George J. Benston, Douglas R. Carmichael, Theodore E. Christensen, Robert H. Colson, Karim Jamal, Stephen Moehrle, Shivaram Rajgopal, Shyam Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, 28, January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2009, 51-57.

"A Perspective on the SEC's Proposal to Accept Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Without Reconciliation to U.S. GAAP ," (with George G. Benston, Douglas R. Carmichael, Theodore E. Christiensen, Robert H. Colson, Karim Jamal, Stephen R. Moehrle, Shivaram Rajgopal, Shaym Sunder, Ross L. Watts),  Accounting Horizons, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2008, 241-248.

"Response by the Financial Reporting Policy Committee of the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section of the American Accounting Association to the SEC Release: Acceptance from Foreign Private Issuers of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards without Reconciliation to U.S. GAAP ," (with Patrick Hopkins, Christine A. Botosan, Mark T. Bradshaw, Carolyn M. Callahan, Jack T. Ciesielski Jr., David B. Farber, Mark J. Kohlbeck, Leslie D. Hodder, Bob Laux, Philip Stocken, Teri Lombardi Yohn),  Accounting Horizons, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2008, 223-240.

"Differential Interpretations and Trading Volume," (with Linda S. Bamber, Orie E. Barron),  Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 1999.

"Trading Volume and Different Aspects of Disagreement Coincident with Earnings Announcements," (with Linda S. Bamber, Orie E. Barron),  The Accounting Review, 1997.

"Cross-Quarter Differences in Stock Price Responses to Earnings Announcements: Fourth-Quarter and Seasonality Influences," (with Gerald L. Salamon ),  Contemporary Accounting Research, Fall, 1994, 297-330.

"The Incremental Information Content of Receivables in Predicting Sales, Earnings, and Profit Margins,"  Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, Fall, 1993, 447-473.

"Summary Financial Statement Measures and Analysts' Forecasts of Earnings,"  Journal of Accounting and Economics, June/September, 1992, 347-372.

"The Nature and Amount of Information Reflected in Cash Flows and Accruals," (with Victor L. Bernard),  Accounting Review, October, 1989, 624-652.

"Discussion of Incentives for Accruing Costs and Efficiency in Regulated Monopolies Subject to R.O.E. Constraint," To appear in Journal of Accounting Research, Supplement, 1988.

"Discussion of Incentives for Accruing Costs and Efficiency in Regulated Monopolies Subject to R.O.E. Constraint," To appear in Journal of Accounting Research, Supplement, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 1988.

"The Incremental Information Content of Financial Statement Disclosures: The Case of LIFO Inventory Liquidations,"  Journal of Accounting Research, Supplement, 1986, 138-160.