Professor Van Buskirk studies the role of financial reporting in resolving capital market uncertainty. He has published articles in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Accounting Review, and the Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Accounting and Economics, the Journal of Accounting Research, and The Accounting Review. Prior to joining Ohio State, he taught Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Before receiving his PhD, he worked as a CPA in Arthur Andersen’s Philadelphia office.
Areas of Expertise
- Capital Markets
- Financial Reporting and Disclosure
- Securities Regulation and Litigation
- PhD, University of Pennsylvania
- BS, University of Delaware
AMIS 3201 - Financial Accounting II
Theory and application of accounting techniques to record and report financial information;asset and liability valuation; income measurement; second of two-course sequence.
MBA 6211 - Accounting for Decision Making
Examines the role of accounting and financial reporting by investors and managers for decision-making and performance evaluation.