David E. Wallin

Professor Wallin’s current research focuses on disclosure flexibility, performance incentives and fraudulent reporting. His research has been published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research and other professional publications.

Dr. Wallin was the recipient of the 1994 Research Award from the Fisher College Pace Setters and was a KPMG Peat Marwick Faculty Fellow. He teaches in the areas of financial and managerial accounting and is chair of graduate studies in accounting & MIS.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting Disclosures
  • Auditing in Experimental Markets


  • PhD, University of Arizona
  • MAS, Northern Illinois University
  • BS, Northern Illinois University


  • Pace Setters Research Award, 1994
  • KPMG Research Fellow 1991-1993
  • KPMG Faculty Fellow 1993-1996
AMIS 3300 - Cost Accounting

Managerial decision making in organizations with an emphasis on the use of financial data; theory and practice of management control.

AMIS 4200 - Advanced Financial Accounting

Advanced topics in financial reporting; may include accounting for multi-corporate business entities, international operations, and government and not-for-profit organizations.


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    (614) 292-3291

    (614) 292-2118

    Department of Accounting & MIS
    Fisher College of Business
    The Ohio State University
    446 Fisher Hall
    2100 Neil Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43210

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