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S. Mark Young

George Bozanic and Holman G. Hurt Chair in Sports Entertainment Business & Professor of Accounting
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PhD, University of Pittsburgh; MAcc, The Ohio State University; BA, Oberlin College

S. Mark Young studies management control system design and has conducted research in the automobile, airline, high tech, and entertainment industries. He has published in Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, and Academy of Management Review, and served as associate editor of The Accounting Review. His book with Dr. Drew Pinsky, The Mirror Effect, was a New York Times Best Seller. Professor Young received the Notable Contributions to the Accounting Literature Award and the Notable Contributions to the Management Accounting Literature Award. He is a distinguished fellow of the Center for Excellence in Teaching at USC.
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S. Young, Aner Zhou () "Individual Ownership, Monitoring from Business Partners, and the Effectiveness of the Revenue Recording System in the Chinese Film Industry (Revise and Resubmit at The Accounting Review) ,".
Eric Allen, David Erkens, S. Young () "Compensation Contracts in Hollywood ,".
David Erkens, Yingfei (Fiona) Wang, S. Young () "Non-Financial Perks in Organizations ,".
S. Young () "Trojan Tennis - A History of the Storied Men's Tennis Program at the University of Southern California ,"  New Chapter Press, 400.
Narisa Dai, F. Du, S. Young, Gulian Tang () "Seeking Legitimacy through CSR Reporting: Evidence from China ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research  30, 28.
S. Young, Aner Zhou () "Global Competition at the Box Office: The Chinese Motion Picture Industryt ,".
Fei Du, David Erkens, S. Young, G. Tang () "How Giving Feedback to Subordinates and Learning through Experience Mitigate Performance Evaluation Judgment Bias: Evidence from EVA Adoption by Chinese State-Owned Enterprises ,"  The Accounting Review  93, 24.
James Gong, S. Young () "Management of Revenue Streams in Sequential Markets of Intellectual Properties ,"  Advances in Management Accounting.
S. M. Young, J. Gong () "Financial and Nonfinancial Performance Measures for Managing Revenue Streams of Intellectual Properties in Sequential Markets: The Case of Motion Pictures ,"  Advances in Management Accounting  27, 36.
S. Young, Fei Du, Kelsey Dworkis, Kari Olsen () "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.
Kari Olsen, Kelsey Dworkis, S. Young () "CEO Narcissism: A Picture of Profits ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research  23, 30.
S. Young () "Peter Smith - The Player's Coach ,"  The Trojan Way  University of Southern California, 13  Volume 1, 58-61.
Fei Du, Guliang Tang, S. Young () "Influence Activities and Favoritism in Subjective Performance Evaluation: Evidence from Chinese State-owned Enterprises ,"  The Accounting Review  86, In Press.
S. Young () "Creating A Sense of Wonder: The Glorious Legacy of Space Opera Toys of the 1950's ,"  Cadets, Rangers and Junior Spacemen: Televised Rocketman Series of the 1950s and Their Fans  Palgrave-Macmillan, 8, 149-162.
Sarah Bonner, James Hesford, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "The Social Structure of Communication In Major Accounting Research Journals ,"  Contemporary Accounting Research  29, 869-909.
James Gong, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Real Options and the Cost and Revenue Relationship in Multistage Investments: Evidence from the Motion Picture Industry ,"  Contemporary Accounting Research  28, 1438-1466.
Anthony Atkinson, Robert Kaplan, S. Young, Ella Mae Matsumura () "Management Accounting: A Decision Making Approach ,"  Pearson Prentice-Hall, 526.
S. Young () "Readings in Management Accounting ,"  Pearson Prentice-Hall, 297.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Stede () "The Business of Making Money with Movies ,"  Strategic Finance, Institute of Management Accountants.
Drew Pinsky, S. Young () "The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America ,"  Harper Collins, New York, 288 pages.
S. Young () "Entertainment Management-Understanding the Business of Motion Pictures, Television, Music and Games ,"  Entertainment Management-Understanding the Business of Motion Pictures, Television, Music and Games  Prentice-Hall.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Van der Stede () "Management Accounting and Control Systems for Value Creation from Intellectual Property ,"  Handbook of Management Accounting Research, Volume 3.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Van der Stede, Tatiana Sandino, Fei Du () "The Business of Selling Movies. Strategic Finance 89 (9). ,"  Strategic Finance / Institute of Management Accountants  10.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Van der Stede () "The Business of Making Movies ,"  Strategic Finance/Institute of Management Accountants  10, 26-32.
S. Young, Brian Higgins () "Ten Steps to Improve Financial and Operational Performance While Improving Customer and Employee Loyalty ,"  Journal of Corporate Accounting  19, 65-81.
Anita Elberse, S. Young () "The CW: Launching a Television Network ,"  Harvard Business School Press, 1-23.
Clara Chen, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Doing Management Accounting Survey Research ,"  Handbook of Management Accounting  Elsevier, 18  1, 445-478.
James Hesford, Sam (Sung-Han) Lee, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Management Accounting: A Bibliographic Study ,"  Handbook of Management Accounting Research  Elsevier, 1.
Sarah Bonner, James Hesford, Wim Van Der Stede, S. Young () "The Most Influential Journals in Academic Accounting ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society  31, 663-685.
S. Young, Drew Pinsky () "Narcissism and Celebrity ,"  Journal of Research in Personality  40, 463-471.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Organization and Control and Management Accounting in Context: A Case Study of the US Motion Picture Industry ,"  Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting  Oxford University Press, 18, 407-424.
S. Young () "Readings in Management Accounting, 5th Edition ,", 310 pages.
S. Young, Anita Elberse () "The CW: Launching a New Television Network ,".
Robert Kaplan, S. Young, Tony Atkinson, Ella Mae Matsumura () "Management Accounting, 5th Edition ,"  Management Accounting  Prentice-Hall, 656 pages.
S. Young, James Gong, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Organization and Control and Management Accounting in Context: A Case Study of the US Motion Picture Industry ,"  Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting  Oxford University Press, 18, 407-424.
Clara Chen, Wim Van der Stede, S. Young () "Assessing the Quality of Evidence in Empirical management Accounting Research: The Case of Survey Studies ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society  30, 655-683.
S. Young () "Art and Commerce--The Structure of Creative Industries ,"  Marshall Magazine, 24-29.
S. Young () "Performance Excellence Through Activity Value Management ,"  Journal of Corporate Finance and Accounting, 13-37.
Tony Atkinson, Rajiv Banker, Robert Kaplan, S. Young () "Readings in Management Accounting ,"  Readings on Management Accounting  Prentice Hall.
S. Young, Jim Hesford, Shannon () "Factors Influencing the Performance of Activity Based Costing Development Teams: A Field Study of ABC Model Development in the U.S. Automobile Industry ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society, 195-211.
Brian Higgins, S. Young () "Modern Financial Management, Not So Easy As ABC ,"  Journal of Corporate Finance and Accounting.
S. Young, Shannon Anderson () "Implementing Management Innovations: Lessons Learned from an Activity-Based Costing the US Automobile Industry ,"  Implementing Management Innovations: Lessons Learned from an Activity-Based Costing the US Automobile Industry  Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Mike Shields, S. Young () "Organizational and Behavioral Issues ,"  Handbook of Cost Management  Warren Gorham and Lamont, G1-G12.
Red Hastie, S. Young, Sarah Bonner () "Incentive Effects on the Performance of Laboratory Tasks: A Review of the Evidence and Implications for Management of Accounting Research ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 1-54.
S. Young () "Field Research Methods in Management Accounting ,"  Accounting Horizons, 76-84.
S. Young () "Implementing Management Innovations Successfully: Some Principles For Lasting Change ,"  Emerging Practices in Cost Management  Warren, Gorham and Lamont.
S. Young, Shannon Anderson () "The Impact of Contextual and Process Factors on the Evaluation of Activity Based Costing Systems ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society, 525-560.
S. Young, Mike Shields () "Managing Behavioral and Organizational Factors over the Cost Management System Lifecycle ,"  Handbook of Cost Management  Warren Gorham and Lamont, E1-1 - E1-32.
George Foster, S. Young () "Frontiers of Management Accounting Research ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 63-78.
S. Young () "Instructor's Manual to Accompany Readings in Management Accounting ,"  Instructor's Manual to Accompany Readings in Management Accounting  Prentice Hall.
T. Atkinson, R. Banker, R. Kaplan, Ella Matsumura, S. Young () "Student Study Guide to Accompany Management Accounting ,"  Student Study Guide to Accompany Management Accounting  Prentice Hall.
Dan Elnatahn, Thomas Lin, S. Young () "Benchmarking and Management Accounting: A Framework for Research ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research  8, 37-54.
D. Elnathan, T. Lin, S. Young () "Benchmarking and Management Accounting: A Framework for Research ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 37-54.
S. Young () "Survey Research in Management Accounting: A Critical Assessment ,"  Research Methods in Accounting: Issues and Debates  CGA Canada Research Foundation, 55-104.
S. Young () "The Effects of Varying Intergroup Competition and Intragroup Cooperation on Slack and Output in a Manufacturing Setting ,"  Research Methods in Accounting: Issues and Debates  CGA Canada Research Foundation.
S. Young, Lewis () "Incentive Contracting Research in Managerial Accounting ,"  Judgment and Decision Making Research in Accounting and Auditing  Cambridge University Press, 55-75.
S. Young () "Instructor's Manual to Management Accounting ,"  Instructor's Manual to Management Accounting  Prentice Hall.
Tony Atkinson, Rakiv Banker, Robert Kaplan, S. Young () "Readings on Management Accounting ,"  Readings on Management Accounting  Prentice Hall.
T. Atkinson, R. Banker, M.L. Bouillion, R. Kaplan, S. Young () "Test Item File ,"  Test Item File  Prentice Hall.
C. Renner, F. Selto, S. Young () "Assessing the Organizational Fit of a Just-in-Time Manufacturing System: Testing Selection Interaction and Systems Models of Contingency Theory ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society  20, 665-684.
S. Young, M. Shields () "Managing Innovation Costs: A Study of Cost Conscious Behavior Among R&D Professionals ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 175-196.
D. Elnathan, C.M. Conway, T. Lin, A. Peyvandi, B. Tia, S. Young () "Cooperative Bench-marking: A Competitive management Approach ,"  Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Asian-Pacific Conference on International issues, 70-73.
W. Bruce Johnson, M. Welker, S. Young () "Managerial Reputation and the Informativeness of Accounting and Market Measures of Performance ,"  Contemporary Accounting Research, 305-332.
David Carlson, S. Young () "Activity-Based Total Quality Management at American Express ,"  Emerging Practices in Cost Management, 45-58.
S. Young, Mike Shields () "Antecedents and Consequences of Participative Budgeting: Empirical Evidence on the Effects of Information Asymmetry ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 265-280.
S. Young, Frank Selto () "Explaining Cross-Sectional Workgroup Performance Differences in a JIT Facility: A Critical Appraisal of a Field Based Study ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 300-326.
S. Young () "A Framework for Research on the Successful Adoption and Performance of Japanese Manufacturing Practices in the United States ,"  Academy of Management Review, 677-700.
S. Young () "Effective Long-Term Cost Reduction: A Strategic Perspective ,"  The Journal for Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 16-30.
Bernie Jaworski, S. Young () "Dysfunctional Behavior and management Control: An Empirical Study of Marketing Managers ,"  Accounting, Organizations, and Society, 17-36.
S. Young, Mike Shields () "The Management of Product Life Cycle Costs: An Organizational Model ,"  The Journal of Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 39-52.
R. Anthony, S. Young () "Book Review ,"  The Management Control Function  Journal of Marketing, 106-108.
Frank Selto, S. Young () "New Manufacturing Practices and Cost Management: A Review of the Literature and Directions for Research ,"  Journal of Accounting Literature, 320-351.
S. Young, Mike Shields () "Organizational and Behavioral Issues in Cost Management ,"  Handbook of Cost Management  Warren Gorham and Lamont, E-1 - E-29.
J. Davis, S. Young () "Factories from the Past and the Future: The Implications of Robotics for Workers and Management Accounting Systems ,"  Critical Accounts  Macmillan, 87-105.
Jacob Birnberg, Mike Shields, S. Young () "The Case for Multiple Methods in Empirical Management Accounting Research: (With an Illustration from Budget Setting) ,"  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 33-66.
Mike Shields, S. Young () "The Management of Product Life Cycle Costs ,"  Computer-Aided Manufacturing-Technical Report, 135 pgs.
Mike Shields, S. Young () "A Behavioral Model for Implementing Cost Management Systems ,"  Journal of Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 17-27.
Mike Shields, Gerrit Wolf, S. Young () "Manufacturing Controls and Performance: An Experiment ,"  Accounting, Organizations and Society, 607-618.
S. Young, Mike Shields () "Implementing Cost Management Systems in Advanced Manufacturing Technology Firms: Behavioral Organizational Strategies ,"  Computer-Aided Manufacturing-International Technical Report, 44 pgs..
S. Young () "Individual Behavior, Motivation, Performance and Control ,"  Critical Perspectives in Behavioral Accounting Research  Century VII, 229-246.
S. Young () "Internal Auditing in a Just-in-Time Manufacturing Environment ,"  Internal Auditing in a Just-in-Time Manufacturing Environment  The Institute of Internal Auditors Research Foundation, 93.
C.W. Park, S. Young () "Consumer Response to Television Commercials: The Impact of Involvement and Background Music to Brand Attitude Formation ,"  Journal of Marketing Research, 11-24.
S. Young () "Participative Budgeting: The Effects on Risk Aversion and Asymmetric Information on Budgetary Slack ,"  Journal of Accounting Research, 829-842.
S. Young, C.W. Park () "The Effects of Involvement and Executional Factors of a Television Commercial on Brand Attitude Formation ,"  Marketing Science Institute Research Report, 94 pages.
B. Lewis, S. Young, Mike Shields () "Evaluating Human Judgments and Decision Aids ,"  Journal of Accounting Research, 271-285.
Jacob Birnberg, Larry Turopolec, S. Young () "Original Context of Accounting ,"  Accounting, Organizations, and Society.
Barry Lewis, Lawrence Turopolec, S. Young () "The Effects of Changes in the Auditor's Standard Report ,"  Proceedings of the American Accounting Association Midwest Regional Matters, 21-31.
Jacob Birnberg, Larry Turopolec, S. Young () "The Marketing of Academic Research: An Example from Accounting ,"  Producing Useful Knowledge for Organizations  Praeger, 643-655.