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.

September 2017 - August 2018



Lloyd Tanlu

Assistant Professor of Accounting  

Loftus, S., and Tanlu, L. (March 2018). Because of 'Because': Examining the Use of Causal Language in Relative Performance Feedback. The Accounting Review 93, 277-297.

Colin Reid

Assistant Professor of Accounting

"CEO retirement compensation: Is inside debt excess compensation or a risk management tool?" - (In Press) Business Horizons   "Stakeholder Orientations and Cost Management" - (Forthcoming) Contemporary Accounting Research

Megan Hess

Assistant Professor of Accounting

"Fraud Risk Brainstorming at Tesla Motors" with Lindsay Andiola in Issues in Accounting Education May 2018, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 19-34.

Stephan Fafatas

Lawrence Associate Term Professor of Accounting

Martin E. Persson & Stephan Fafatas (2018) Accounting measurements, profit, and loss: a science fiction play in one act by Harold C. Edey, Accounting History Review, 28:1-2, 31-60, DOI: 10.1080/21552851.2018.1469419