Profiles

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William C. Schwartz, Jr. Associate Professor and Judy Freeman Johnson Professorship in Accounting School of Accounting 222 Business Building Stillwater Campus 405-744-5100 (Phone)

Education

Ph D, University of IowaAccounting2001
BS, Oklahoma State UniversityFinance1993
MS, Oklahoma State UniversityAccounting1993

Publications

John Campbell, Jimmy Downes & William C. Schwartz. (2015). "Do Sophisticated Investors Use the Information Provided by the Fair Value Cash Flow Hedges?". Review of Accounting Studies, 20 (2), 934-975.

Bradley P. Lawson & William C. Schwartz. (2014). "PCAOB Proposes Significant Changes to Auditor’s Reporting Model". Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance. 26 (1)

John Campbell, James Chyz, Dan Dhaliwal & William C. Schwartz. (2013). "Did the 2003 Tax Act increase Capital Investments by Corporations". Journal of the American Taxation Association, 35 (2)

Robert M. Cornell, Carol Johnson & William C. Schwartz. (2013). "Enhancing Student Experiential Learning with Structured Interviews". Journal of Education for Business. 88 (3), 136-146.

Robert M. Cornell, Carol Johnson & William C. Schwartz. (2013). "The Influence of Leadership on Internal Controls and Fraud within Religious Organizations". Journal of Forensic and Investigative Accounting. 5 (1)

Robert M. Cornell & William C. Schwartz. (2012). "Auditing your Executive Compensation Plan: Barriers and Suggestions for Effective Incentives". Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance. 23 (4), 43-53.

William C. Schwartz. (2012). "Managing Defined-Benefit Pension Plans: Still Critical and Complex". Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance.

John Campbell , Dan Dhaliwal & William C. Schwartz. (2012). "Financing Constraints and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from the Funding of Corporate Pension Plans". Review of Financial Studies,

Charlotte Wright, Robert M. Cornell & William C. Schwartz. (2011). "Capital and Operating Lease Updates in the Oil and Gas Industry". Petroleum Accounting and Financial Management Journal. 30 (3), 1-21.

Charlotte Wright, Robert M. Cornell & William C. Schwartz. (2011). "Variable Compensation and Employee Deception: A Management Note". Petroleum Accounting and Financial Management Journal. 30 (3), 92-115.

William C. Schwartz & John Campbell . (2011). "Defined Benefit Plan Headache: Rule Changes Boost Volatility of Pension Cash Flow". Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance.

William C. Schwartz, J. Campbell & D. Dhaliwal. (2010). "Equity Valuations Effects of the Penson Protection Act of 2006". Contemporary Accounting Research, 27 (2)

K. Melendrez, William C. Schwartz & M. Trombley. (2008). "Cash Flow and Accrual Surprises: Persistence and Return Implications". Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, 23 (4)

W.B. Johnson & William C. Schwartz. (2005). "Are Investors Misled by "Pro-Forma" Earnings?". Contemporary Accounting Research, Winter

W.B. Johnson & William C. Schwartz. (2003). "Everyday Pricing: Do Pro Forma Earnings Mislead Investors?". Investors Relations Quarterly. 5 (4), 34-52.

W.B. Johnson & William C. Schwartz. (2002). "Learning Curve: Investors Apply Evidence of How Earnings Surprises Affect Returns". Investors Relations Quarterly. 4 (4), 30-57.

Awards and Honors

Richard D. Poole Research Award (2015)
Richard D. Poole Research Award (2013)
Richard D. Poole Research Award (2012)
Richard D. Poole Research Award (2010)
University of Arizona Dean’s Award for Undergraduate Teaching Excellence 2009 (2009)
Eller College of Management Student Council Award for Teaching Excellence (2004)
Arthur Andersen Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Recipient (2000)
Byron R. Ross Award for Teaching Excellence (2000)

Editorial and Review Activities

"Intermediate Accounting, 10th Edition" by Nikolai, Bazley, and Jones
Invited Manuscript Reviewer

"Financial Reporting and Analysis, First Edition" by David Guenther
Invited Manuscript Reviewer

"Fundamentals of Intermediate Accounting, First Edition," by Donald Kieso, Jerry Weygandt, and Terry Warfield
Invited Manuscript Reviewer