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S. Young

George Bozanic and Holman G. Hurt Chair in Sports Entertainment Business & Professor of Accounting
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ACC
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123

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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Du, Fei.,Erkens, David.,Young, S..,Tang, Guliang. () "How Adopting New Performance Measures Affects Subjective Performance Evaluations: Evidence from EVA Adoption by Chinese State-Owned Enterprises", The Accounting Review.
Gong, James.,Young, S.. () "Management of Revenue Streams in Sequential Markets of Intellectual Properties", Advances in Management Accounting.
Dai, Narissa.,Du, Fei.,Young, S..,Tang, Guliang. () "Seeking Legitimacy Through CSR Reporting: Evidence From China", Journal of Management Accounting Research.
Allen, Eric.,Erkens, David.,Young, S. () "Compensation Contracts in Hollywood".
Young, S.,Zhou, Aner. () "The Motion Picture Industry in China as Social and Cultural Control".
Wang, Fiona.,Young, S.,Erkens, David. () "Non-Financial Perks in Organizations".
Young, S..,Du, Fei.,Dworkis, Kelsey.,Olsen, Kari. () "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.
Du, Fei.,Young, S.. () "Political Connections, Access to Bond Capital, and the Cost of Debt", Contemporary Accounting Research (to be submitted in March).
Olsen, Kari.,Dworkis, Kelsey.,Young, S.. () "CEO Narcissism: A Picture of Profits", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 23, 30.
Young, S.. () "Peter Smith - The Player's Coach", The Trojan Way, University of Southern California, 13, Volume 1, 58-61.
Du, Fei.,Tang, Guliang.,Young, S.. () "Influence Activities and Favoritism in Subjective Performance Evaluation: Evidence from Chinese State-owned Enterprises ", The Accounting Review, 86, In Press.
Young, S.. () "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.
Bonner, Sarah.,Hesford, James.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "The Social Structure of Communication In Major Accounting Research Journals", Contemporary Accounting Research, 29, 869-909.
Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "Real Options and the Cost and Revenue Relationship in Multistage Investments: Evidence from the Motion Picture Industry", Contemporary Accounting Research, 28, 1438-1466.
Young, S.. () "Readings in Management Accounting ", Pearson Prentice-Hall, 297.
Atkinson, Anthony.,Kaplan, Robert.,Young, S..,Matsumura, Ella Mae. () "Management Accounting: A Decision Making Approach", Pearson Prentice-Hall, 526.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Stede, Wim. () "The Business of Making Money with Movies", Strategic Finance, Institute of Management Accountants.
Pinsky, Drew.,Young, S.. () "The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America", Harper Collins, New York, 288 pages.
Young, S.. () "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.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim. () "Management Accounting and Control Systems for Value Creation from Intellectual Property", Handbook of Management Accounting Research, Volume 3.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Sandino, Tatiana.,Du, Fei. () "The Business of Selling Movies. Strategic Finance 89 (9).", Strategic Finance / Institute of Management Accountants, 10.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim. () "The Business of Making Movies", Strategic Finance/Institute of Management Accountants, 10, 26-32.
Young, S..,Higgins, Brian. () "Ten Steps to Improve Financial and Operational Performance While Improving Customer and Employee Loyalty", Journal of Corporate Accounting, 19, 65-81.
Elberse, Anita.,Young, S.. () "The CW: Launching a Television Network", Harvard Business School Press, 1-23.
Chen, Clara.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "Doing Management Accounting Survey Research", Handbook of Management Accounting, Elsevier, 18, 1, 445-478.
Hesford, James.,Lee, Sam (Sung-Han).,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "Management Accounting: A Bibliographic Study", Handbook of Management Accounting Research, Elsevier, 1.
Young, S..,Pinsky, Drew. () "Narcissism and Celebrity", Journal of Research in Personality, 40, 463-471.
Bonner, Sarah.,Hesford, James.,Van Der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "The Most Influential Journals in Academic Accounting", Accounting, Organizations and Society, 31, 663-685.
Kaplan, Robert.,Young, S..,Atkinson, Tony.,Matsumura, Ella Mae. () "Management Accounting, 5th Edition", Management Accounting, Prentice-Hall, 656 pages.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "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.
Young, S..,Gong, James.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "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.
Young, S.. () "Readings in Management Accounting, 5th Edition", 310 pages.
Young, S..,Elberse, Anita. () "The CW: Launching a New Television Network".
Chen, Clara.,Van der Stede, Wim.,Young, S.. () "Assessing the Quality of Evidence in Empirical management Accounting Research: The Case of Survey Studies", Accounting, Organizations and Society, 30, 655-683.
Young, S.. () "Art and Commerce--The Structure of Creative Industries", Marshall Magazine, 24-29.
Young, S.. () "Performance Excellence Through Activity Value Management", Journal of Corporate Finance and Accounting, 13-37.
Atkinson, Tony.,Banker, Rajiv.,Kaplan, Robert.,Young, S.. () "Readings in Management Accounting", Readings on Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Young, S..,Hesford, Jim.,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.
Higgins, Brian.,Young, S.. () "Modern Financial Management, Not So Easy As ABC", Journal of Corporate Finance and Accounting.
Young, S..,Anderson, Shannon. () "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.
Shields, Mike.,Young, S.. () "Organizational and Behavioral Issues", Handbook of Cost Management, Warren Gorham and Lamont, G1-G12.
Hastie, Red.,Young, S..,Bonner, Sarah. () "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.
Young, S.. () "Field Research Methods in Management Accounting", Accounting Horizons, 76-84.
Young, S.. () "Implementing Management Innovations Successfully: Some Principles For Lasting Change", Emerging Practices in Cost Management, Warren, Gorham and Lamont.
Young, S..,Anderson, Shannon. () "The Impact of Contextual and Process Factors on the Evaluation of Activity Based Costing Systems", Accounting, Organizations and Society, 525-560.
Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "Managing Behavioral and Organizational Factors over the Cost Management System Lifecycle", Handbook of Cost Management, Warren Gorham and Lamont, E1-1 - E1-32.
Atkinson, T..,Banker, R..,Kaplan, R..,Matsumura, Ella.,Young, S.. () "Student Study Guide to Accompany Management Accounting", Student Study Guide to Accompany Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Foster, George.,Young, S.. () "Frontiers of Management Accounting Research", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 63-78.
Young, S.. () "Instructor's Manual to Accompany Readings in Management Accounting", Instructor's Manual to Accompany Readings in Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Elnatahn, Dan.,Lin, Thomas.,Young, S.. () "Benchmarking and Management Accounting: A Framework for Research", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 8, 37-54.
Elnathan, D..,Lin, T..,Young, S.. () "Benchmarking and Management Accounting: A Framework for Research", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 37-54.
Young, S.. () "Survey Research in Management Accounting: A Critical Assessment", Research Methods in Accounting: Issues and Debates, CGA Canada Research Foundation, 55-104.
Young, S.. () "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.
Atkinson, T..,Banker, R..,Bouillion, M.L..,Kaplan, R..,Young, S.. () "Test Item File", Test Item File, Prentice Hall.
Renner, C..,Selto, F..,Young, S.. () "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.
Young, S..,Lewis. () "Incentive Contracting Research in Managerial Accounting", Judgment and Decision Making Research in Accounting and Auditing, Cambridge University Press, 55-75.
Young, S.. () "Instructor's Manual to Management Accounting", Instructor's Manual to Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Atkinson, Tony.,Banker, Rakiv.,Kaplan, Robert.,Young, S.. () "Readings on Management Accounting", Readings on Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Young, S..,Shields, M.. () "Managing Innovation Costs: A Study of Cost Conscious Behavior Among R&D Professionals", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 175-196.
Elnathan, D..,C.M. Conway.,Lin, T..,Peyvandi, A..,Tia, B..,Young, S.. () "Cooperative Bench-marking: A Competitive management Approach", Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Asian-Pacific Conference on International issues, 70-73.
Johnson, W. Bruce.,Welker, M..,Young, S.. () "Managerial Reputation and the Informativeness of Accounting and Market Measures of Performance", Contemporary Accounting Research, 305-332.
Carlson, David.,Young, S.. () "Activity-Based Total Quality Management at American Express", Emerging Practices in Cost Management, 45-58.
Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "Antecedents and Consequences of Participative Budgeting: Empirical Evidence on the Effects of Information Asymmetry", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 265-280.
Young, S..,Selto, Frank. () "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.
Young, S.. () "A Framework for Research on the Successful Adoption and Performance of Japanese Manufacturing Practices in the United States", Academy of Management Review, 677-700.
Young, S.. () "Effective Long-Term Cost Reduction: A Strategic Perspective", The Journal for Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 16-30.
Jaworski, Bernie.,Young, S.. () "Dysfunctional Behavior and management Control: An Empirical Study of Marketing Managers", Accounting, Organizations, and Society, 17-36.
Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "The Management of Product Life Cycle Costs: An Organizational Model", The Journal of Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 39-52.
Selto, Frank.,Young, S.. () "New Manufacturing Practices and Cost Management: A Review of the Literature and Directions for Research", Journal of Accounting Literature, 320-351.
Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "Organizational and Behavioral Issues in Cost Management", Handbook of Cost Management, Warren Gorham and Lamont, E-1 - E-29.
Anthony, R..,Young, S.. () "Book Review", The Management Control Function, Journal of Marketing, 106-108.
Davis, J..,Young, S.. () "Factories from the Past and the Future: The Implications of Robotics for Workers and Management Accounting Systems", Critical Accounts, Macmillan, 87-105.
Birnberg, Jacob.,Shields, Mike.,Young, S.. () "The Case for Multiple Methods in Empirical Management Accounting Research: (With an Illustration from Budget Setting)", Journal of Management Accounting Research, 33-66.
Shields, Mike.,Young, S.. () "The Management of Product Life Cycle Costs", Computer-Aided Manufacturing-Technical Report, 135 pgs.
Shields, Mike.,Young, S.. () "A Behavioral Model for Implementing Cost Management Systems", Journal of Cost Management for the Manufacturing Industry, 17-27.
Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "Implementing Cost Management Systems in Advanced Manufacturing Technology Firms: Behavioral Organizational Strategies", Computer-Aided Manufacturing-International Technical Report, 44 pgs..
Young, S.. () "Individual Behavior, Motivation, Performance and Control", Critical Perspectives in Behavioral Accounting Research, Century VII, 229-246.
Young, S.. () "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.
Shields, Mike.,Wolf, Gerrit.,Young, S.. () "Manufacturing Controls and Performance: An Experiment", Accounting, Organizations and Society, 607-618.
Park, C.W..,Young, S.. () "Consumer Response to Television Commercials: The Impact of Involvement and Background Music to Brand Attitude Formation", Journal of Marketing Research, 11-24.
Young, S.. () "Participative Budgeting: The Effects on Risk Aversion and Asymmetric Information on Budgetary Slack", Journal of Accounting Research, 829-842.
Young, S..,Park, C.W.. () "The Effects of Involvement and Executional Factors of a Television Commercial on Brand Attitude Formation", Marketing Science Institute Research Report, 94 pages.
Lewis, B..,Young, S..,Shields, Mike. () "Evaluating Human Judgments and Decision Aids", Journal of Accounting Research, 271-285.
Birnberg, Jacob.,Turopolec, Larry.,Young, S.. () "Original Context of Accounting", Accounting, Organizations, and Society.
Lewis, Barry.,Turopolec, Lawrence.,Young, S.. () "The Effects of Changes in the Auditor's Standard Report", Proceedings of the American Accounting Association Midwest Regional Matters, 21-31.
Birnberg, Jacob.,Turopolec, Larry.,Young, S.. () "The Marketing of Academic Research: An Example from Accounting", Producing Useful Knowledge for Organizations, Praeger, 643-655.