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Andrew Van Buskirk

Associate Professor of Accounting and MIS

Andrew Van Buskirk
phone: (614) 688-5791
address: 438 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210



  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
  • B.S., University of Delaware

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Markets
  • Financial Reporting and Disclosure
  • Securities Regulation and Litigation


  • 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.


Professor Van Buskirk studies the role of financial reporting in resolving capital market uncertainty.  He has published several articles in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, and is a reviewer for a variety of accounting and finance journals.  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.