Randolph Beatty

Professor of Accounting
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PhD, MAS, BS, University of Illinois

Professor Beatty's scholarship spans accounting, finance, and management, with articles published in The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Contemporary Accounting Research, Accounting Horizons, Journal of Law & Economics, Journal of Financial Economics, Administrative Science Quarterly, and Strategic Management Journal. He has won or been nominated for teaching awards at USC Marshall School of Business, Southern Methodist University, the University of Chicago, the Wharton School, and the University of Illinois. In 1994, Business Week selected him as one of twelve Masters of the Classroom. Beatty has consulted for a variety of organizations providing expert witness testimony on bankruptcy prediction, valuation, and financial accounting issues. Beatty serves on the Advisory Board for the USC Caruso Catholic Center and the City of Hope Board. He is also the Chair of the City of Hope Medical Center Board.
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Randolph Beatty () "What's Next? Business, Politics, and Globalization ,"  Japanese Journal of Adminstrative Science  22, 179-187.
Aruna Apte, Uday Apte, Randolph Beatty, Ila Sarka, John Semple () "The Impact of Check Sequencing on NSF Fees ,"  Interfaces  34, 97-105.
Randolph Beatty, Padma Kadiyala () "Impact of Penny Stock Reform Act of 1990 on the IPO Market ,"  Journal of Law & Economics  46, 517-542.
Randolph Beatty, Susan Riffe, Rex Thompson () "The Method of Comparables in Tax Court Valuations of Privately-held Firms: An Empirical Investigation ,"  Accounting Horizons  13, 177-199.
Randolph Beatty () "The Implicit Economic Penalties Arising from S.E.C. Investigations into Underwriters ,"  Journal of Financial Economics  50, 151-186.
Randolph Beatty, Ivo Welch () "Issuer Expenses and Legal Liability in Initial Public Offerings ,"  Journal of Law & Economics  XXXIX, 545-602.
Randolph Beatty, Edward Zajac () "Firm Risk and Alternative Mechanisms for Internal Corporate Control: Evidence from Initial Public Offerings ,"  Administrative Science Quarterly  39, 313-335.
Randolph Beatty () "The Economic Determinants of Auditor Compensation in the Initial Public Offerings Market ,"  Journal of Accounting Research  31, 294-302.
Randolph Beatty, John Hand () "Standard Setting and (un)Sophisticated Investors: SFAS No. 94 as a Test of the Level Playing Field Theory ,"  Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance  7, 509-530.
Randolph Beatty () "Interaction of Academic Research and Teaching Quality: An Investigation of Constraints on Excellence ,"  Proceedings of the University of Illinois Golden Jubilee Symposium.
Randolph Beatty () "Auditor Reputation and the Pricing of Initial Public Offerings ,"  The Accounting Review  64, 693-709.
Randolph Beatty, Robert Verrecchia () "The Effect of a Mandated Accounting Change on the Capitalization Process ,"  Contemporary Accounting Research  5, 472-493.
Randolph Beatty, Edward Zajac () "CEO Change and Firm Performance in Large Corporations: Succession Effects and Manager Effects ,"  Strategic Management Journal   8, 305-317.
Randolph Beatty, Anthony Santomero, Michael Smirlock () "Bank Merger Premiums: Analysis and Evidence ,"  Salomon Brothers Monograph Series in Finance and Economics  1987-3.
Randolph Beatty, Jay Ritter () "Investment Banking, Reputation and the Underpricing of Initial Public Offerings ,"  Journal of Financial Economics  15, 213-232.
Randolph Beatty, Steven Johnson () "A Market-Based Method of Classifying Convertible Securities ,"  Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance  8, 112-124.