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Douglas V. DeJong

Douglas V. DeJong Accounting

Professor
Lloyd J. and Thelma W. Palmer Professor of Accounting
319-335-0919
douglas-dejong@uiowa.edu
W348  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Accounting, University of Michigan, 1980
  • MBA in Finance, University of Iowa, 1971
  • BBA in Accounting, University of Iowa, 1970

Expertise

  • Corporate Governance (US and International)
  • Experimental Economics: strategic games, markets and econometrics
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

    Selected Publications

    • Managers: Their Effects on Accruals and Firm Policies, Douglas V. DeJong, Z. Ling, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, vol 40, 2013, 82-114
    • Investor Relations, Reputational Bonding and Corporate Governance: The Case of Royal Ahold (old title - Royal Ahold: A Failure of Corporate Goverance), A. de Jong, Douglas V. DeJong, G. Mertens, P. Roosenboom, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, vol 26, 2007, 328-375
    • The Role of Self-Regulation in Corporate Governance: Evidence and Implications from the Netherlands, A. de Jong, Douglas V. DeJong, G. Mertens, C. Wasley, Journal of Corporate Finance, vol 11, 2005, 473-503

    Working Papers

    • Blockholder Heterogeneity and Firm Value: Evidence from the US and Scandinavian Markets for Corporate Control, Douglas V. DeJong, Buhui Qiu
    • Blockholders and Leverage: When Debt Leads to Higher Dividends, A. de Jong, Douglas V. DeJong, U. Hege, G. Mertens

    Conference Proceedings

    • Cognition and Spatial Dispersion Games, A. Blume, Douglas V. DeJong, M. Maier, Experimental Business Research, Volume III: Marketing, Accounting and Cognitive Perspectives, Editors A. Rapoport and R. Zwick, Springer Kluwer, 2005

      Other Work

      • Royal Ahold: The Role of Corporate Governance, A. de Jong, Douglas V. DeJong, G. Mertens, P. Roosenboom, The Glover Handbook of Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility, 2009

      Work In Progress

      • China-Continental Europe: Shareholders - Board of Directors - Managers, Networks and Control, Douglas V. DeJong
      • Executive Compensation in a Matching Model, Douglas V. DeJong, Zhejia Ling, Elena Pastorino, B. Ravikumar

      Current & Prior Positions

      • Department Executive Officer, Department of Accounting, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, July 2008 - Present
      • Visiting Professor, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Netherlands, 2004 - Present
      • Visiting Professor, CentER for Economic Research, Rilburg University, Netherlands, 1999 - Present
      • Professor, Department of Accounting, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1993 - Present
      • Visiting Scholar, University of Washington, Seattle, 2013
      • Visiting Professor, London School of Economi, 1999
      • Research Professor of Accounting, CentER for Economic Research, Tilburg University, Netherlands, 1997 - 1998
      • Director, Ira B. McGladrey Institute of Accounting Research, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 1991 - 1998
      • Visiting Professor, CentER for Economic Research, Tilburg University, Netherlands, 1995 - 1996
      • Associate Professor, Department of Accounting, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1986 - July 1993
      • Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1980 - July 1986
      • Teaching and Research Assistant, Department of Accounting, University of Michigan, 1976 - 1980
      • Audit and Management Advisory Services Staff, Price Waterhouse, Chicago, IL, 1973 - 1976

      Review and Editorial Work

      • Referee, Accounting Review
      • Referee, Games and Economic Behavior

          Committees and Professional Service

          • Committee of DEOs