University of Tennessee.
Inside AIM.
May 2013

Recent AIM Faculty Research

The UT AIM faculty has been productive since the department’s inaugural research edition of Inside AIM in fall 2011. We would like to share with you a select number of papers that our faculty have recently published or have had accepted for publication.

Journal of Financial Economics

The Accounting Review

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy

Journal of the American Taxation Association

Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory

National Tax Journal

Behavioral Research in Accounting

Issues in Accounting Education

Journal of International Accounting Research

Recent AIM Ph.D. Student Working Papers

Please also take a moment to review our doctoral students’ current research efforts.

Message from the
Department Head

Dr. Bruce Behn

Welcome to the 2013 research edition of Inside AIM.

Research plays a vital role in the life of our department and in the continuance of our mission. The goal of this research edition is to highlight the impactful recent research contributions made by our AIM faculty and doctoral students.

To facilitate access to our faculty’s research, we have added a faculty research portal to our department’s website that can be accessed at This site will be updated regularly.

If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact me at

College of Business Administration
Department of Accounting and Information Management
629 Stokely Management Center
Knoxville, TN 37996-0184
Phone: 865-974-2551
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