Zoe-Vonna Palmrose

Accounting Circle Professor Emeritus of Accounting

PhD, MBA, University of Washington; BS, Oregon State University

Zoe-Vonna Palmrose has published and spoken extensively on financial reporting and auditing, including restatements, materiality, audit litigation, and pricing of audit services. She received the American Accounting Association Competitive Manuscript Award, the California Society of CPAs Accounting Faculty Fellow Award, the Deloitte/AAA Wildman Award, the AAA Auditing Section’s 2003 Distinguished Service Award, and is a PricewaterhouseCoopers Fellow in Auditing. From 2006 to 2008, she served as Deputy Chief Accountant for Professional Practice in the Office of the Chief Accountant at the SEC. Treasury and Risk Magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in finance in 2008.
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Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Balancing the Costs and Benefits of Auditing and Financial Reporting Regulation Post-SOX: Perspectives from the Nexus at the SEC - Part II ,"  Accounting Horizons.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Balancing the Costs and Benefits of Auditing and Financial Reporting Regulation Post-SOX: Perspectives from the Nexus at the SEC - Part I ,"  Accounting Horizons.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Science, Politics, and Accounting: A View from the Potomac ,"  The Accounting Review  84, 281-297.
Mike Brown, Stuart Kauffman, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Lee Smolin () "Can Science Help Solve the Economic Crisis ,"  The Edge Foundation, John Brockman, editor, http://www.edge.org/3rd_culture/brown08/brown08_index.html.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Maintaining Value and Viability of Independent Auditors as Gatekeepers Under SOX" An Auditing Master Proposal ,"  Brookings Institution.
Mark Nelson, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Steven Smith () "The Effect of Quantitative materiality Approach on Auditors' Adjustment Decisions ,"  The Accounting Review  80, 897-920.
Mike Brown, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Thog's Guide to Quantum Economics: 50,000 Years of Accounting Basics for the Future ,"  Thog's Guide to Quantum Economics: 50,000 Years of Accounting Basics for the Future  MAC Productions.
Jr Kinney, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Susan Scholz () "Auditor Independence, Non-Audit Services, and Restatements: Was the Government Right? ,"  Journal of Accounting Research  42, 561-588.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Accounting Causes and Legal Consequences of Non-GAAP Reporting: Evidence from Restatements ,"  Contemporary Accounting Research  21, 139-180.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Vernon Richardson () "Determinants of Market Reactions to Restatement Announcements ,"  Journal of Accounting & Economics  37, 59-89.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Ralph Saul () "The SEC Pushes Auditor Independence ,"  Regulation: The Cato Review of Business and Government  24, 18-23.
Mark Beasley, Susan Menelaides, Dan Montgomery, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Auditors' New Procedures for Detecting Fraud ,"  The Journal of Accountancy  24, 18-23.
Shaun O'Malley (Chair), Dennis Chookaszian, Paul Kolton, Bevis Longstreth, Louis Lowenstein, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Aulana Peters, Ralph Saul () "The Panel on Audit Effectiveness: Report and Recommendations ,".
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Studies in Accounting Research #33: Empirical Research in Auditor Litigation: Considerations and Data ,"  American Accounting Association, 1-90.
Sarah Bonner, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Fraud Type and Auditor Litigation: An Analysis of SEC Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Releases ,"  The Accounting Review, 503-532.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Who Got Sued? ,"  Journal of Accountancy, 67-69.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Audit Litigation Research: Do the Merits Matter? An Assessment and Directions for Future Research ,"  Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, 355-378.
Barry Cushing, Jr Graham, Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Robert Roussey, Ira Solomon () "Risk Orientation ,"  AICPA.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Joint and Several Versus Proportionate Liability Debate: An Empirical Investigation of Audit-Related Litigation ,"  Stanford Journal of Law, Business and Finance, 53-72.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, Joseph Carcello () "An Empirical Investigation of Modified Reporting and Auditor Litigation on Bankrupt Clients ,"  Journal of Accounting Research  Supplement, 1-30.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose, David Wright () "Research in the Auditor's Responsibilities Regarding Illegal Acts by Clients ,"  AICPA, 227-243.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "An Analysis of Auditor Litigation Disclosures ,"  Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory  Supplement, 54-71.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Trials of Legal Disputes Involving Independent Auditors: Some Empirical Evidence ,"  Journal of Accounting Research, 149-185.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Relation of Contract Type to Audit Fees and Hours ,"  The Accounting Review, 488-499.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Public Accounting Firms and the Acquisition of Nonaudit Services be Public and Closely-Held Companies ,"  Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, 63-71.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "An Analysis of Auditor Litigation and Audit Service Quality ,"  The Accounting Review, 55-73.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Litigation and Independent Auditors: The Role of Business Failures and Management Fraud ,"  Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, 90-103.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Effect of Nonaudit Services on the Pricing of Audit Services: Further Evidence ,"  Journal of Accounting Research, 405-411.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "Audit Fees and Auditor Size: Further Evidence ,"  Journal of Accounting Research, 97-110.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Demand for Quality-Differentiated Audit Services in an Agency Cost Setting: An Empirical Investigation ,"  1984 Auditing Research Symposium, 229-252.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The Pricing of Audit Services: Industry Differences and Other Insights ,"  Proceedings of the 1983 DePaul University Research Symposium, 47-84.
Zoe-Vonna Palmrose () "The World Football League--What Price Risk, Reward and Recognition? ,"  Musiness Policy and Strategy" Text and Cases  Goodyear Publishing Company, Inc, 322-336.