Photo of Daniel Taylor

Daniel Taylor

Harold C. Stott Assistant Professor of Accounting

Research Interests: financial reporting, governance and incentives, regulation

Links: CV, Personal Website

Professor Daniel Taylor’s research focuses on the economic consequences of financial reporting, and how managerial incentives affect financial reporting. His research appears in leading academic journals including The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Review of Accounting Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, and Management Science. His research has been featured in the popular media, including such outlets as the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, and has been cited in final rulings by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He regularly attends and presents at professional meetings and was previously awarded a Deloitte Foundation Fellowship.

Professor Taylor teaches Introduction to Financial Accounting to undergraduates and Empirical Design in Accounting Research to PhD students. He received a PhD in Business from Stanford University, a MA in Economics from Duke University, and a BS in Economics from the University of Delaware.