Dr. Carol E. Vann

Dr. Carol E. Vann

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

  • Managerial Accounting and Audit Issues
  • Corporate Governance
  • Executive Compensation
  • Cultural Effects


  • Ph.D. Accounting, University of Memphis
  • M.P.Acc. University of Southern Mississippi
  • B.S.B.A. Accounting, University of Southern Mississippi


  • CPA


  • Chen, Y., and Vann, C. E. (2017) Clawback Provision Adoption, Corporate Governance, and Investment Decisions. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 44: 9/10, pp. 1370-1397.

  • Prescott, G. and Vann, C. E. (2018) Implications of Clawback Adoption in Executive Compensation Contracts: A Survey of Recent Research. Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance.

  • Vann, C. E., and Presley, T. (2018) Big 4 Auditors, Corporate Governance, and Earnings Management under Principles and Rules-based Reporting Regimes: Cross-Country Empirical Evidence. Journal of Managerial Issues/Pittsburg State University – Department of Economics.

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  • ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II
  • ACC 381 Cost Accounting
  • ACC 380 
  • ACC 521 Advanced Managerial Accounting
  • MBA 502 Managing Accounting Info