University of Southern California

Maria Ogneva
Assistant Professor of Accounting

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

PhD, University of Southern California; MS, BS, Moscow State University


Maria Ogneva's research focuses on accounting-based risk assessment, accounting information and market efficiency, accounting-based equity valuation, and earnings quality. Her work has been published in Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Accounting Review, Review of Accounting Studies, and Journal of Finance. Professor Ogneva was also named one the world's 40 best business school professors under the age of 40 by Poets& She served on the faculty of Stanford University before joining USC's faculty.


Accrual Quality, Skill, and the Cross-Section of Mutual Fund Returns 2013
Systematic Distress Risk: Evidence from State-Contingent Failure Prediction 2013
A Discussion of “What Do Management Earnings Forecasts Convey About the Macroeconomy? 2013
Corporate Diversification and the Cost of Capital 2013
Forecasting Macroeconomy: Analysts versus Economists 2012
Accrual Quality, Realized Returns, and Expected Returns: The Importance of Controlling for Cash Flow Shocks 2012
Using Earnings Forecasts to Simultaneously Estimate Firm-specific Cost of Equity and Long-term Growth 2011
Another Look at GAAP versus The Street: An Empirical Assessment of Measurement Error Bias 2007
Does the stock market underreact to going concern opinions? Evidence from the U.S. and Australia 2007
Internal Control Weakness and Cost of Equity: Evidence from SOX Section 404 Disclosures 2007