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