Nir Yehuda, PhD

Nir Yehuda
Assistant Professor, Accounting
(972) 883-4187
PhD, Columbia University, 2006
MA, Columbia University, 2005
ACCT 3331 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
Financial Reporting and Analysis
Current / Recent Research
Mergers and Acquisitions

Working Papers:
Labor Unemployment Risk and Debt-Contract Design, with Daniel Cohen and Xiaolu Zhou.
A Matter of Principle: Accounting Reports Convey Both Cash-Flow News and Discount-Rate News, with Stephen Penman.
Financial Reporting Quality and Investment Efficiency: The Role of Strategic Alliances, with Huichi Huang.
Cost Stickiness, Adjustment Costs and Value Creation in M&A Deals, with Suresh Radhakrishnan and Youngki Jang.
Do Acquisitions of Private Targets Create Higher Value? The Role of Intangible Assets Acquired, with Thomas Lys and Rita Nevada Gunn.
News Content, Investor Misreaction, and Stock Return Predictability, with Muris Hadzic and David Weinbaum.
Awards and Recognition
Merriwether Fellowship, Columbia University
Johnson School “4.5 Club” for MBA Teaching Evaluations
Professional Organizations
American Accounting Association (AAA)
American Finance Association (AFA)
Certified Public Accountant (Isr.)
Published Works
List of Published Works