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Darren Roulstone

Director, PhD Program
Associate Professor of Accounting & MIS

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phone: (614) 292-1822
fax: (614) 292-2118
address: 444 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210



Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Markets
  • Investor Information Acquisition
  • Analyst Following
  • Institutional Investors


Professor Roulstone conducts research on the role of information intermediaries in capital markets. He publishes in, and is a reviewer for, a variety of accounting, finance, and legal journals. He currently serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Accounting Research, the Accounting Review, and Contemporary Accounting Research.

He teaches the core financial accounting course in the MBA program and a doctoral seminar on capital markets research. Prior to joining Fisher, he spent eight years as an assistant and associate professor of accounting at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business where he taught financial accounting and financial statement analysis in the MBA program. Professor Roulstone grew up on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. He received undergraduate and master's degrees in accounting from Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management before receiving a PhD from the University of Michigan.