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Luzi Hail

research interests: accounting harmonization, cost of capital, financial disclosure and capital markets, international accounting, law and finance


Wharton's Accounting Department pursues an active research program, including recent studies in the following areas:

  • The design of executive compensation contracts
  • Productivity, efficiency, and incentives in the health care, banking, and other industries
  • The role of information in capital markets
  • Accounting for financial instruments
  • International accounting standards
  • Securities analysis
  • Taxes and organizational design
  • The economic impact of accounting policy
Research Papers / Publications

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