Dr. Muslu is the coordinator of the department's doctoral program and an editor at Corporate Governance: An International Review. Dr. Muslu has broad research interests in financial intermediaries, corporate disclosures, and corporate governance. His research has been published in leading accounting and finance journals. Dr. Muslu, who joined Bauer in 2012, has taught various financial accounting courses. Dr. Muslu holds a Ph.D. from Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
- Earnings Prediction with DuPont Components and Calibration by Life Cycle, with M. Anderson, S. Hyun, and D. Yu. Review of Accounting Studies, forthcoming.
- How Do Firms Change Investments Based on MD&A Disclosures of Peer Firms?, with H. Cho. The Accounting Review 96 (2): 177-204 (2021).
- Oil Prices, Earnings, and Stock Returns, with S. Crawford, G. Markarian, and R. Price. Review of Accounting Studies 26: 218-257 (2021).
- Lost in Translation? Analysts' Forecasts of Cross-Listed Firms, with H. Cho and M. Koo. Journal of International Accounting Research 19: 41-64 (2020).
- Slack and Crash Risk, with T. Goodman and H. Park. Journal of Applied Business Research 36: 107-120 (2020).
- Corporate Social Responsibility Report Narratives and Analyst Forecast Accuracy, with S. Mutlu, S. Radhakrishnan, and A. Tsang. Journal of Business Ethics 154: 1119-1142 (2019).
- Benefits of Public Reporting: Evidence from IPOs Backed by Listed Private Equity Firms, with S. Goktan. Journal of Corporate Finance 50: 669-688 (2018).
- Analyst Tipping: Additional Evidence, with S. Markov and M. Subasi. Journal of Business, Finance, and Accounting 44: 94-115 (2017).
- Credit Rating Agency and Equity Analysts' Adjustments to GAAP Earnings, with G. Batta. Contemporary Accounting Research 34: 783-817 (2017).
- Forward-looking MD&A Disclosures and the Information Environment, with S. Radhakrishnan, K.R. Subramanyam, and D. Lim. Management Science 61: 931-948 (2015).
- Sell-side Analyst Research and Stock Comovement, with M. Rebello and Y. Xu. Journal of Accounting Research 52: 911-954 (2014).
- Analysts' Momentum Recommendations, with Y. Xue. Journal of Business, Finance, and Accounting 40: 438-469 (2013).
- Textual Risk Disclosures and Investors' Risk Perceptions, with T. Kravet. Review of Accounting Studies 18: 1088-1122 (2013).
- Shareholder Activism and CEO Pay, with Y. Ertimur and F. Ferri. Review of Financial Studies 24: 535-592 (2011).
- Why are Recommendations Optimistic? Evidence from Analysts' Coverage Initiations, with Y. Ertimur and F. Zhang. Review of Accounting Studies 16: 679-718 (2011).
- Book Review: The Timing of Income Recognition in Tax Law and the Time Value of Money. European Accounting Review 20: 595-598 (2011).
- Market Demand for Conservative Analysts, with A. Hugon. Journal of Accounting and Economics 50: 42-57 (2010).
- Executive Directors, Pay Disclosures and Incentive Compensation in Large European Companies. Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance 25: 569-605. (2010)
- Insider Trading Based on Overconfidence of CEO and CFO, with S. Demirkan and R. Felix.
- Efficiency in CEO Contracting: A Long-term Perspective, with M. Anderson, S. Hyun, and D. Yu.
- Analyst Monitoring of Opportunistic Firm Behavior, with T. Godwin and T. Goodman.
- Accounting Comparability and Labor-Related Misconducts, with P. Dharmasiri, M. Khalifa, and M. A. Sualihu.
- IPO Underpricing and Textual Disclosures in IPO Prospectuses, with B. Wu.
- Credibility of Management Forecasts, with S. Katuri and T. Le
Academic Associations & Editorial Boards
- American Accounting Association
- European Accounting Association
- American Finance Association
Ph.D. in Accounting and Control
Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005.