Preeti Choudhary

Associate Professor of Accounting

Preeti Choudhary

McClelland Hall 301J
1130 E. Helen St. 
P.O. Box 210108 
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108 

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital markets financial accounting
  • Financial reporting for taxes
  • Recognition versus disclosure
  • Financial reporting reliability

Degrees

PhD in Business Administration (Accounting), Duke University, 2008

Master of Science in Accounting, University of Virginia, 2000

BS in Commerce, University of Virginia, 1999

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Preeti Choudhary joined the Eller College of Management as associate professor in 2017. Previously, she was assistant professor at Georgetown University. She earned her PhD in Accounting from Duke University in 2008.Prior to academic, she worked as an internal auditor for the Washington Post and in enterprise risk services with Deloitte. Her research focuses on capital markets financial accounting, financial reporting for taxes, recognition versus disclosure and financial reporting reliability.

Courses

  • 400B/500B Intermediate Accounting
  • 501 Advanced Accounting

Teaching Interests

  • Financial Accounting

Publications

Published Papers
  • “Do Greater Audit Committee Responsibilities Enhance Corporate Governance?” 2018 (with M. Ashraf and J. Jaggi)
  • “The Last Chance to Improve Financial Reporting Quality: Evidence from Recorded and Waived Audit Adjustments,” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •  “Direct Measures of Auditors’ Quantitative Materiality Judgments: Properties, Determinants and Consequences for Audit Characteristics and Financial Reporting Reliability,” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •  “Do Auditors Correctly Identify and Assess Internal Control Deficiencies? Evidence from the PCAOB Data,” Northwestern University and University of Texas at Dallas, 2018 (with D. Aobdia and G. Sadka)
  •  “Qualitative Characteristics of Financial Reporting Errors Deemed Immaterial by Managers?” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •   “Do Auditor-Provided Tax Services Affect Estimation Error in the Tax Account?” Georgetown University and George Mason University, 2017 (with A. Koester and R. Pawlewicz) 
  •  “Early Annual reports,” Georgetown University and Cornell University, 2015 (with J. Schloetzer and K. Merkley)
Working Papers
  • “Do Greater Audit Committee Responsibilities Enhance Corporate Governance?” 2018 (with M. Ashraf and J. Jaggi)
  • “The Last Chance to Improve Financial Reporting Quality: Evidence from Recorded and Waived Audit Adjustments,” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •  “Direct Measures of Auditors’ Quantitative Materiality Judgments: Properties, Determinants and Consequences for Audit Characteristics and Financial Reporting Reliability,” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •  “Do Auditors Correctly Identify and Assess Internal Control Deficiencies? Evidence from the PCAOB Data,” Northwestern University and University of Texas at Dallas, 2018 (with D. Aobdia and G. Sadka)
  •  “Qualitative Characteristics of Financial Reporting Errors Deemed Immaterial by Managers?” Cornell University and Duke University, 2018 (with K. Merkley and K. Schipper)
  •   “Do Auditor-Provided Tax Services Affect Estimation Error in the Tax Account?” Georgetown University and George Mason University, 2017 (with A. Koester and R. Pawlewicz)
  •  “Early Annual reports” Georgetown University and Cornell University, 2015 (with J. Schloetzer and Kenneth M.)