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Elizabeth Chuk
Assistant Professor of Accounting

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

PhD, University of Washington; BS, UC-Berkeley


Elizabeth Chuk conducts research in financial accounting. Her current research interests include earnings management, pension accounting, and economic consequences of accounting standards. Her research has been published in The Accounting Review and Journal of Accounting & Economics. Prior to her doctorate, Professor Chuk was an auditor at Deloitte & Touche.


Burgstahler, D., and Chuk, E. C. (2015) "Do scaling and selection explain earnings discontinuities?," Journal of Accounting & Economics, 60, 168-186.
Chuk, E. C., Matsumoto, D., and Miller, G. (2013) "Assessing methods of identifying management forecasts: CIG vs. hand-collection," Journal of Accounting & Economics, 55 (1), 23-42.