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Economics and Finance H-index 51 Citations 28,711 80 World Ranking 685 National Ranking 20
Business and Management H-index 49 Citations 27,092 74 World Ranking 410 National Ranking 16

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Law

His primary areas of study are Audit, Accounting, Joint audit, Quality audit and Accrual. His Audit research integrates issues from Test, Finance and Reputation. Jere R. Francis interconnects Scrutiny and Scientific evidence in the investigation of issues within Accounting.

His study of Auditor independence is a part of Joint audit. As a part of the same scientific study, Jere R. Francis usually deals with the Quality audit, concentrating on Audit evidence and frequently concerns with Audit plan and Information technology audit. His work deals with themes such as Conservatism and Auditor's report, Going concern, which intersect with Accrual.

His most cited work include:

  • Auditor brand name reputations and industry specializations (1183 citations)
  • The Role of Big 6 Auditors in the Credible Reporting of Accruals (1020 citations)
  • Does size matter? The influence of large clients on office-level auditor reporting decisions (847 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Accounting, Audit, Quality audit, Joint audit and Earnings quality. The study incorporates disciplines such as Quality and Finance in addition to Accounting. Jere R. Francis has included themes like Test and Earnings, Accrual in his Audit study.

His study in Quality audit is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Market share, Enforcement and Dominance. His Joint audit research integrates issues from External auditor and Reputation. His Earnings quality research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Separate legal entity and Earnings response coefficient.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Accounting (83.48%)
  • Audit (72.17%)
  • Quality audit (24.35%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Accounting (83.48%)
  • Audit (72.17%)
  • Earnings quality (20.87%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Accounting, Audit, Earnings quality, Quality audit and Joint audit. His study on Earnings is often connected to Homophily as part of broader study in Accounting. His work on Auditor's report, Going concern and Accounting firm as part of general Audit study is frequently linked to Social connectedness, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His Earnings quality research incorporates elements of Separate legal entity, Shock and Reputation. His Quality audit study introduces a deeper knowledge of Quality. His work carried out in the field of Joint audit brings together such families of science as Marketing and Finance.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Auditor Changes: A Joint Test of Theories Relating to Agency Costs and Auditor Differentiation (130 citations)
  • The Role of Similar Accounting Standards in Cross‐Border Mergers and Acquisitions (31 citations)
  • Impact of Auditor Report Changes on Financial Reporting Quality and Audit Costs: Evidence from the United Kingdom (27 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Finance
  • Law
  • Accounting

His primary areas of investigation include Accounting, Audit, Enforcement, Earnings quality and Auditor's report. His Quality research extends to the thematically linked field of Accounting. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Mergers and acquisitions, Accounting standard and Liberian dollar.

The various areas that Jere R. Francis examines in his Earnings quality study include Accounting firm, Shock, Reputation, Litigation risk analysis and Investor protection. The concepts of his Auditor's report study are interwoven with issues in Auditor independence, Welfare economics, Agency cost, Inherent risk and Audit substantive test. His Quality audit study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Explanatory power and Fixed effects model.

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Top Publications

Auditor brand name reputations and industry specializations

Allen T Craswell;Jere R Francis;Stephen L Taylor.
Journal of Accounting and Economics (1995)

2119 Citations

The Role of Big 6 Auditors in the Credible Reporting of Accruals

Jere R. Francis;Edward L. Maydew;H. Charles Sparks.
Ear and Hearing (1999)

1987 Citations

Does size matter? The influence of large clients on office-level auditor reporting decisions

J.Kenneth Reynolds;Jere R Francis.
Journal of Accounting and Economics (2000)

1561 Citations

Big 4 Office Size and Audit Quality

Jere R. Francis;Michael D. Yu.
The Accounting Review (2009)

1269 Citations

Accounting Accruals and Auditor Reporting Conservatism

Jere R. Francis;Jagan Krishnan.
Contemporary Accounting Research (1999)

1247 Citations

What do we know about audit quality

Jere R. Francis.
British Accounting Review (2004)

1235 Citations

Auditor Changes: A Joint Test of Theories Relating to Agency Costs and Auditor Differentiation

Jere R. Francis;Earl R. Wilson.
(2016)

1222 Citations

The Joint Effect of Investor Protection and Big 4 Audits on Earnings Quality around the World

Jere R. Francis;Dechun Wang.
Contemporary Accounting Research (2008)

1198 Citations

The effect of audit firm size on audit prices: A study of the Australian Market

Jere R. Francis.
Journal of Accounting and Economics (1984)

1151 Citations

Selection models in accounting research

Clive S. Lennox;Jere R. Francis;Zitian Wang.
The Accounting Review (2012)

1120 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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