Mendoza School of Business


Zachary Kowaleski

Assistant Professor
Accountancy
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  • Biography
  • Background
  • Publications

Zach is an Assistant Professor of Accounting. He studies the effect of the institutional setting on behavior. He completed his dissertation as an Economic Research Fellow at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board where he studied the audits of broker-dealers. He worked four years in PwC's audit practice between earning his BBA, MAcc, and Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Education
Ph D, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Expertise
Auditing

Teaching
Accountancy I
"Can Ethics be Taught? Evidence from Securities Exams and Investment Adviser Misconduct", (With Andrew Sutherland, Felix Vetter), Journal of Financial Economics - Accepted (awaiting publication)

"The Impact of Consulting Services on Audit Quality: An Experimental Approach.", (With Amy Tegeler, Brian Mayhew), Journal of Accounting Research, 56, 2018