Assistant Professor of Accounting

Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

Mail: 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15217

Office: 238 Posner Hall

Email: apmb AT



Domestic Taxes and Inbound Acquisitions (previously titled "The Effects of Taxes on the Market for Corporate Control")

Taxation and Executive Compensation: Evidence from Stock Options

Does the U.S. System of Taxation on Multinationals Advantage Foreign Acquirers? (with A. Edwards and T. Shevlin)

Governance and Taxes: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity (with S. Karolyi)

Taxes and Peer Effects (with A. Edwards and T. Ruchti)

Dividends and Shareholder Taxes: Evidence from Tax Reform dormant working paper


Managerial Discretion, Matching and the Market (with T. Ruchti)

Strategic Fair Value Reporting: Evidence from the Crisis (with T. Ruchti)

Do Institutional Investors Demand Public Disclosure? (with S. Karolyi)

Bank Regulator Bias and the Efficacy of Stress Test Disclosures (with S. Karolyi, T. Ruchti and A. Sudbury)

Voluntary Disclosure and Initial Public Offerings: Evidence from Private Loans (with S. Karolyi and T. Ruchti) new draft coming soon


Taxes and Business Strategy (MBA) (Carnegie Mellon, 2015 Mini 4)

Issues in Taxation for Accounting and Finance (PhD) (Carnegie Mellon, 2013 Mini 2)

Introduction to Accounting (UG) (Carnegie Mellon, 2013 Fall, 2015 Spring)

Contemporary Economic Systems (University of Toronto, 2010)

Advanced Microeconomic Theory (University of Toronto, 2009)

Economics of the Public Sector: Taxation (University of Toronto, 2008)