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David E. Wallin

Associate Professor of Accounting & MIS

phone: (614) 292-3291
fax: (614) 292-2118
address: 446 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210



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

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting Disclosures
  • Auditing in Experimental Markets


  • 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.


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.