Cathy Schrand

Cathy Schrand, Ph.D

Celia Z. Moh Professor and John C. Hower Professor of Accounting

Professor Catherine Schrand’s research primarily focuses on risk management and disclosure. Her research has been published in top-tier academic journals including Journal of Accounting and EconomicsThe Accounting ReviewJournal of FinanceJournal of Financial EconomicsReview of Accounting Studies, and Contemporary Accounting Research. She is an associate editor of the Journal of Accounting and Economics, and Journal of Financial Services Research. She is the author (along with Patricia Dechow) of Earnings Quality, and of Understanding earnings quality: A review of the proxies, their determinants, and their consequences


Research Interests: disclosure, earnings quality, risk management