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Mario Schabus

Assistant Professor
Department: Accounting and Information Systems
Curriculum Vitae
  • Biography
    Mario Schabus is an Assistant Professor of Accounting in the Eli Broad College of Business. He will teach Accounting for Management Decision Making (ACC 341) in Spring 2021. Mario's research interests span managerial and financial accounting, corporate governance, regulation, organizational design and political economics. Prior to joining Michigan State University in 2020 Mario was tenure-track faculty at the University of Melbourne (Australia) from 2017 to 2020 and taught graduate students in Managerial Accounting. He obtained a Ph.D. (2017) and M.Sc. (2012) from the University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands), and was a visiting doctoral student at the University of Michigan. He holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration (2011) from the University of Graz (Austria).

  • Publications
    Voluntary Clawback Adoption and the Use of Financial Measures in CFO Bonus Plans (with Peter Kroos and Frank Verbeeten), The Accounting Review, Vol. 93, No.3, May 2018, pp. 213-235.
    Surprise Election for Trump Connections (with Travers Child, Nadia Massoud, and Yifan Zhou) forthcoming at Journal of Financial Economics.

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