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Susan D. Krische
Assistant Professor in Accountancy

Educational Background

PhD, Cornell University, 2002
MS, Cornell University, 2001
MAcc, University of Waterloo (Canada), 1993
BA, University of Waterloo (Canada), 1993

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 2001. Lecturer, University of Waterloo (Canada), 1994-1996. Senior Staff Accountant, Ernst & Young (Canada), 1993-1994. Staff Accountant, Ernst & Young (Clarkson Gordon) (Canada), various co-op work terms, 1989-1992.

Recent Publications

Krische, S.D. 2005. Investors' evaluations of strategic prior-period benchmark disclosures in earnings announcements. Accounting Review, 80 (1): 243-268.

Jegadeesh, N., Kim, J., Krische, S. D., & Lee, C. M. 2004. Analyzing the analysts: When do recommendations add value? Journal of Finance. 59: 1083-1124.

Nelson, M. W., Krische, S. D., & Bloomfield, R. J. 2003. Confidence and investors' reliance on disciplined trading strategies. Journal of Accounting Research, 41(3): 503-523.

Honors and Awards

Raymond A. Hoffman Faculty Excellence Award, 2003. Competitive Manuscript Award, American Accounting Association, 2002. Doctoral Fellow, Deloitte & Touche Foundation, 2000. Doctoral Consortium Fellow, American Accounting Association, 1999.

Academic Service

Ad-hoc reviewer for the Journal of Finance and the AAA Financial Reporting Section mid-year meeting.

Teaching and Research

Teaching interests include financial accounting, financial statement analysis, and managerial accounting. Research interests include judgment and decision-making research in accounting, focusing on experimental and empirical investigations of the use of financial accounting information by investors and financial analysts.

Contact Information:
296 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 265-5496

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