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Wayne Guay

Yageo Professor

Professor of Accounting

Research Interests: executive compensation and incentives, executive stock holdings and trading behavior, corporate governance, financial reporting quality, the role of financial transparency in governance and contracting

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  • ACCT613 - Fundamentals of Financial and Managerial Accounting

    This course provides an introduction to both financial and managerial accounting, and emphasizes the analysis and evaluation of accounting information as part of the managerial processes of planning, decision-making, and control. A large aspect of the course covers the fundamentals of financial accounting. The objective is to provide a basic overview of financial accounting, including basic accounting concepts and principles, as well as the structure of the income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows. The course also introduces elements of managerial accounting and emphasizes the development and use of accounting information for internal decisions. Topics include cost behavior and analysis, product and service costing, and relevant costs for internal decision-making. This course is recommended for students who will be using accounting information for managing manufacturing and service operations, controlling costs, and making strategic decisions, as well as those going into general consulting or thinking of starting their own businesses.

    ACCT613001  ( Syllabus

    ACCT613003  ( Syllabus

    ACCT613005  ( Syllabus

  • ACCT991 - Seminar Colloquium

    Faculty led discussion prior to weekly research seminar presentations. Attendance at colloquium and seminar. Referee reports relating to research topics covered in discussions and seminars to be written.

    ACCT991301 

  • ACCT992 - Seminar Colloquium

    Faculty led discussion prior to weekly research seminar presentations. Attendance at colloquium and seminar. Referee reports relating to research topics covered in discussions and seminars to be written.

    ACCT992301