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Ewa Sletten

Accounting Department

Carroll School of Management

 

 

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Ewa Sletten is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Carroll School of Management of Boston College. Before joining Boston College she spent four years on the faculty of the Sloan School of Management at MIT, where she was nominated for the Excellence in Teaching Award. She earned her Ph.D. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. She is also a CPA and holds an MS in accounting from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her teaching experience encompasses courses at the undergraduate, MBA and Ph.D. levels. She has taught Financial Statement Analysis, Financial Accounting and Managerial Accounting courses. Professor Sletten’s research focuses on how strategic considerations influence managers’ voluntary disclosure choices, as well as the implications of these choices for financial reporting and capital markets.  She is also interested in international reporting issues, in particular the factors that contribute to country-level adoptions of International Financial Reporting Standards. 
 

 

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PUBLICATIONS

 

“Network Effects in Countries’ Adoption of IFRS”, with Karthik Ramanna, The Accounting Review, forthcoming (July, 2014)

 

“Voluntary Disclosure Incentives and Earnings Informativeness, with Sugata Roychowdhury, The Accounting Review, Vol. 87, No. 5. (September 2012)

 

“The Effect of Stock Price on Discretionary Disclosure”, Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 17, No. 1 (March 2012)

 

·         Winner, 2008 Award for Best Dissertation, Financial Accounting and Reporting Section, American Accounting Association.

 

 

 

WORKING PAPERS

 

“Large Shareholders and Disclosure Strategies: Evidence from IPO Lockup Expirations”, with Yonca Ertimur and Jayanthi Sunder