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Sudipta Basu



Sudipta Basu

Title: Professor
Department: Accounting

Office: Alter Hall 455
Phone: 215.204.0489
E-mail: sudipta.basu@temple.edu

Sudipta Basu joined the Accounting Department in Fall 2007. His research on the effects of conservatism and other accounting principles on the properties of reported earnings and analysts’ earnings forecasts was published in Journal of Accounting and Economics; Journal of Accounting Research; Review of Accounting Studies and Journal of Business Finance and Accounting . His research on the origins of accounting appears in Accounting and Business Research; Accounting Horizons; Accounting, Organizations and Society; Foundations and Trends in Accounting and PNAS. The American Accounting Association recognized his research with the 2012 Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Literature Award and the 2011 and 2007 Accounting Horizons Best Paper Awards. Sudipta is an Editor of Contemporary Accounting Research and an Associate Editor of Journal of Accounting and Economics; Journal of Business Finance and Accounting; Australian Journal of Management; Accounting, Economics and Law and China Journal of Accounting Research. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Rochester and taught previously at Emory University and Baruch College, City University of New York. Sudipta teaches Cost Accounting to undergraduates and Capital Markets Research to doctoral students.