Professor Ashiq Ali holds the Charles and Nancy Davidson Chair in Accounting. His reasearch interests include:

  • The Role of Financial Accounting Information in the Capital Markets
  • The Relation between Accounting Numbers and Stock Prices
  • Biases in Accounting Numbers Due to Managerial Incentives
  • The Effectiveness of Legal Regimes in Preventing Managers from Misreporting Accounting Data
  • The Process of Dissemination of Accounting Information to the Financial Markets
  • The Efficiency with Which Stock Market Utilizes Accounting and Non-Accounting Information
  • The Factors That Prevent Stock Price from Reflecting the Underlying Value of the Firm
  • Corporate Financial Disclosures

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Recent Submissions

  • Corporate Disclosure, Analyst Forecast Dispersion, and Stock Returns 

    Ali, Ashiq; Liu, Mark; Xu, Danielle; Yao, Tong (Sage Publications Inc, 2016-11-02)
    This article examines whether a corporate disclosure practice is one of the reasons for the forecast dispersion anomaly-the negative relation between analyst forecast dispersion and future stock returns. Prior studies have ...