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Joe Johnston

Associate Professor
State Farm Hall of Business - SFH 224
Office Hours
MW 10 am - 12 pm
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Current Courses

435.001Auditing Issues And Cases

132.001Managerial Accounting

Teaching Interests & Areas


Research Interests & Areas

Auditing, Accounting Information Systems, XBRL, Capital Markets

PhD Accounting

Louisiana State University

Journal Article

Chapple, E., Johnston J., and J. Nowland, 2020, The role of the Company Secretary in facilitating board effectiveness: Reporting and Compliance. Accounting and Finance. 61(S1): 1425-1456.
Johnston, J., Guidry, R., & Trimble, M. Temporal Changes in the Value Relevance of Analysts' Forecasts. Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance 32.2 (2021): 7-21.
Johnston, J. and J. Zhang. 2021. Auditor Style and Financial Reporting Similarity. Journal of Information Systems. 35(1): 79-99.
Johnston, J. and J. Soileau, 2020. Enterprise Risk Management and Accruals Estimation Error. Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics. 16(3): 100209.
Johnston, J., 2020, Extended XBRL Tags and Financial Analysts' Forecast Error and Dispersion. Journal of Information Systems. 34(3): 105-131.


The informational benefits of CEO attendance-by-invitation at audit committee meetings. Financial Management Association. (2016)
XBRL Extended Taxonomies and Analyst Information. Financial Management Association. (2016)
XBRL Extended Taxonomies and Analysts Information. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. (2016)
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