University of Southern California

Kari Olsen
Ph.D. Student in Accounting

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

MAcc, BS, Brigham Young University


Kari Joseph Olsen is PhD student interested in managerial accounting concepts. His interests include areas such as behavioral issues in accounting, performance measurement, costing systems, and strategic decision-making processes. He has taught introductory accounting classes at BYU and BYU-Hawaii


Olsen, K., Dworkis, K., and Young, S. M. (2014) "CEO Narcissism: A Picture of Profits," Journal of Management Accounting Research, 23 (2), 30.
Young, S. M., Du, F., Dworkis, K., and Olsen, K. (2014) "It's All About All of Us: The Rise of Narcissism and Its Implications for Management Control System Research," Journal of Management Accounting Research, 2015.
Dworkis, K. K., Olsen, K., and Young, S. M. (2014) "Intergenerational Management Control System Design: A Comparative Study of Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials,".