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Rajib Doogar
Lecturer in Accountancy

Educational Background

Ph.D. (1994) Penn State
LL.B. (1984) and B.Sc. (1978), Calcutta University.

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 1998. Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Illinois (1998-2002). Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame (1994-1998). Instructor, University of Notre Dame (1992-1994). Teaching Assistant, The Pennsylvania State University (1988-92). Research Assistant, Harvard Business School (summers, 1986-88). Partner, Doogar and Sethia, Chartered Accountants (1982-1985).

Recent Publications

Choi, J.-H., Doogar, R., & Ganguly, A. R. The riskiness of large audit firm client portfolios and changes in audit liability regimes: Evidence from the US audit market. Contemporary Accounting Research, forthcoming.

Doogar, R. 2003, What should doctoral programs focus on? An economic perspective. Advances in Accounting Education, 5: 199-210.

Doogar, R., & Easley, R. F. 1998. Concentration without differentiation: A new look at the determinants of audit market concentration, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 25: 235-253.

Academic Service

Research Committee, Auditing Section, American Accounting Association 2001-2002. Reviewer, Advances in Accounting Education, Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, Contemporary Accounting Research, and Journal of Accounting Research.

Teaching and Research

Teaches financial and managerial accounting. Research interests are in audit markets, managerial accounting, and, more generally, in applying economic theory and statistical methods to understand accounting and auditing institutions and activity.

Contact Information:
225E David Kinley Hall
1407 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 244-8083

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