Patricia Dechow

Professor of Accounting
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Ph.D. Accounting and Finance 1993, W. E. Simon School of Business Administration, University of Rochester (supervised by Professor Ross Watts);
M.S. Business Administration 1990, W. E. Simon School of Business Administration, University of Rochester;
Bachelor of Commerce (First Class Honors) 1986, University of Western Australia (supervised by Professor Philip Brown).

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Dechow, Patty.,Lawrence, Alastair.,Ryans, James. () "SEC Comment Letters and Insider Sales", The Accounting Review, 91, 401-439.
Dechow, Patty.,Sloan, Richard.,Zha, Jenny. () "Stock Prices and Earnings: A History of Research", Annual Review of Financial Economics, 6, 343-363.
Dechow, Patty.,Ak, Korcan.,Sun, Yuan.,Wang, Annika. () "Do Financial Ratio Models Help Investors Better Predict and Interpret Significant Corporate Events?", Australian Journal of Management, 38, 553-598.
Dechow, Patty.,You, Haifeng. () "Analysts' Motives for Rounding EPS Forecasts", The Accounting Review, 87.
Dechow, Patty.,Hoon Kim, Jung.,Hutton, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Detecting Earnings Management: A New Approach", Journal of Accounting Research, 50, 275-334.
Dechow, Patty.,Ge, Weili.,Larson, Chad.,Sloan, Richard. () "Predicting Material Accounting Misstatements", Contemporary Accounting Research, 28, 17-82.
Dechow, Patty.,Ge, Weili.,Schrand, Catherine. () "Understanding Earnings Quality: A Review of the Proxies, their Determinants and their Consequences", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 50.
Dechow, Patty.,Shakespeare, Catherine.,Myers, Linda. () "Fair Value Accounting and Gains from Asset Securitizations: A Convenient Earnings Management Tool with Compensation Side-Benefits", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 49, 2-25.
Dechow, Patty.,Shakespeare, Catherine. () "Do Managers Time Securitization Transactions for Their Accounting Benefits?", The Accounting Review, 84, 99-132.
Dechow, Patty.,Sloan, Richard.,Richardson, Scott. () "The Persistence and Pricing of the Cash Component of Earnings", Journal of Accounting Research, 46, 537-566.
Dechow, Patty. () "Asymmetric Sensitivity of CEO Cash Compensation to Stock Returns: A Discussion", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 42, 192-202.
Dechow, Patty.,Ge, Weili. () "The Persistence of Earnings and Cash Flows and the Role of Special Items: Implications for the Accrual Anomaly", Review of Accounting Studies, 11, 253-296.
Dechow, Patty. () "Discussion of “Operational restructuring charges and post-restructuring performance", Contemporary Accounting Review, 21.
Dechow, Patty.,Schrand, Catherine. () "Earnings Quality", Research Foundation of CFA Institute.
Soliman, Mark.,Dechow, Patty.,Sloan, Richard. () "Implied Equity Duration: A New Measure of Equity Security Risk", Review of Accounting Studies , 9.
Dechow, Patty.,Richardson, Scott.,Tuna, Irem. () "Why are Earnings Kinky? A reexamination of the Earnings Management Explanation", Review of Accounting Studies, 8, 335-384.
Dechow, Patty.,Dechev, Ilia. () "The quality of accruals and earnings: The role of accrual estimation errors", The Accounting Review, 77, 35-59.
Dechow, Patty.,Hutton, Amy.,Meulbroek, Lisa.,Sloan, Richard. () "Short-Sellers, Fundamental Analysis and Stock Returns", Journal of Financial Economics, 61, 77-106.
Dechow, Patty.,Khimich, Natalya.,Sloan, Richard. () "Chapter 2: The Accrual Anomaly", The Handbook of Equity Market Anomalies: Translating market inefficiencies into, 2.
Dechow, Patty.,Hutton, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "The Relation between Analysts' Forecasts of Long-Term Earnings Growth and Stock Price Performance Following Equity Offerings", Contemporary Accounting Research, 1-32.
Dechow, Patty.,Skinner, Douglas. () "Earnings Management: Reconciling the Views of Accounting Academics, Practitioners, and Regulators", Accounting Horizons, 235-250.
Dechow, Patty.,Hutton, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "An Empirical Assessment of the Residual Income Valuation Model", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 1-34.
Dechow, Patty.,Kothari, S.P..,Watts, Ross. () "The Relation between Earnings and Cash Flows", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 131-168.
Dechow, Patty.,Hutton, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Solving the New Equity Puzzle", The Financial Times Mastering Finance Series.
Dechow, Patty.,Sloan, Richard. () "Returns to Contrarian Investments: Tests of the Naive Expectations Hypothesis", Journal of Financia Economics, 43, 3-27.
Dechow, Patty.,Sweeney, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Stock Based Compensation and the Cost of Capital", Strategy & Business, 6, 15-17.
Dechow, Patty.,Sweeney, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Causes and Consequences of Earnings Manipulation: An Analysis of Firms Subject to Enforcement Actions by the SEC", Contemporary Accounting Research, 1-36.
Dechow, Patty.,Hutton, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Economic Consequences of Accounting for Stock-Based Compensation", Journal of Accounting Research, 1-20.
Dechow, Patty.,Sweeney, Amy.,Sloan, Richard. () "Detecting Earnings Management", The Accounting Review, 70, 193-226.
Dechow, Patty. () "Accounting Earnings and Cash flows as Measures of Firm Performance: The Role of Accounting Accruals", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 18, 3-42.
Dechow, Patty.,Huson, Mark.,Sloan, Richard. () "The Effect of Restructuring Charges on Executives' Cash Compensation", The Accounting Review, 69, 138-156.
Dechow, Patty.,Sloan, Richard. () "Executive Incentives and the Horizon Problem: An Empirical Investigation", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 14, 51-89.
Dechow, Patty. () "The Share Market's Assessment of Initial Acquisitions by Seven Controversial Investors", Australian Journal of Management, 12, 23-48.