Posted 6.16.08Grant foster academics' understanding of contemporary external reporting and governance challenges faced by preparers
Timothy J. Fogarty and Songtao (Song) Mo have been selected to receive the prestigious American Accounting Association's Steve Berlin/CITGO National Research Award for their proposed study, The Informativeness of Management Discussion and Analysis: A Qualitative Approach to Linguistic Choice. This study will investigate the narrative attributes of the contents of the section of annual reports usually labeled as Management Discussion and Analysis (MD&A).
The purpose of the Steve Berlin/CITGO Grant program is to foster academics' understanding of the contemporary external reporting and governance challenges faced by preparers. Proposals are evaluated by a four-person committee chaired by the American Accounting Association's Vice President-Research and representatives from the Financial Accounting and Reporting, Management Accounting, and Auditing Sections of the AAA.
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