Spencer Young

Dissertation Phase PhD Student

McClelland Hall 301

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial accounting

Spencer is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Arizona in the School of Accountancy and is advised by Rick Mergenthaler (Chair), Mei Cheng, Jayanthi Sunder and Jeff Yu. His research interests are in financial reporting, regulation, and capital markets. He is especially interested in how accounting regulation impacts the efficient allocation of capital.