Recent Faculty Publications

The faculty in Washington and Lee's accounting department are active researchers who publish in some of the leading journals in the field.

Jack Bovay

John and Barbara Glynn Professor of Accounting

"Estate Tax Planning for Royalties: Not Just for Celebrities" with Star M. Sansone in the Florida Bar Tax Section Bulletin, Winter 2016, Vol. XXXIV, No. 1.

Stephan Fafatas

Larry J. and Sally P. Lawrence Term Associate Professor of Accounting

"Political environment and voluntary disclosure in the U.S.: Evidence from the carbon disclosure project," with S. Hoover, forthcoming in the Journal of Public Affairs, 2016.

Megan Hess

Assistant Professor of Accounting

"Moral Voice: Talking about Ethics at Work" with Jared Harris in Darden Business Publishing, 2016:          
"Stakeholder-Driven Strategic Renewal" with Andrew M. Hess in International Business Research, 2016:  
"Fraud Risk Management:  A Small Business Perspective" with James Cottrell in Business Horizons, 2016:        

Elizabeth Oliver

Lewis Whitaker Adams Professor of Accounting and Head of the Accounting Department

"Workplace Culture Mediates Performance Appraisal Effectiveness and Employee Outcomes: A Student in a Retail Setting" with Karen S. Cravens, Shigehiro Oishi, and Jeanine S. Stewart in Journal of Management Accounting Research, Fall 2017, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp 1-34.

"Managing Millennials: Embracing Generational Differences" with Jeanine S. Steward, Karen S. Cravens, and Shigehiro Oishi, forthcoming in Business Horizons, Vol. 60, Issue 1, January-February 2017

Colin Reid

Assistant Professor of Accounting

"New audit partner identification rules may offer opportunities and benefits" with Julie Youngman in Business Horizons, July 2017, Vol. 60, Issue 4.