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")

Dividends and Shareholder Taxes: Evidence from Tax Reform

Taxation and Executive Compensation: Evidence from Stock Options

Managerial Discretion and Earnings Informativeness: A Structural Approach (with T. Ruchti)

Costs and Benefits of Fair Value Accounting: Evidence from the Crisis (with T. Ruchti)

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

Institutional Ownership and Corporate Disclosure Policy (with S. Karolyi)

Institutional Ownership and Tax Avoidance (with S. Karolyi)


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

Introduction to Accounting (Carnegie Mellon, 2013 Fall)

Contemporary Economic Systems (University of Toronto, 2010)

Advanced Microeconomic Theory (University of Toronto, 2009)

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