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Kane

Professor of Accounting

Department: Accounting & MIS
Campus Address: 218 Purnell Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-6826
Email: kaneg@udel.edu

Biography

Research Interests:

  • Financial Statement Analysis

Education

  • Ph.D.,Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • M.S. Accounting, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • B.A, Shepherd College, WV
  • Certified Public Accountant (WV)

Publications

  • Kane, G., F. Richardson and U. Velury, "Heuristic Partitioning and The Prediction of Corporate Financial Distress Advances in Financial Forecasting and Planning" (Forthcoming).
  • Kane, G., Jenkins, D., Velury, U. (2009) “Earnings Conservatism and Value-Relevance Across the Business Cycle.” Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 36(9-10): 1041-1058.
  • Kane, G., Velury, U. (2009) “The Association Between Institutional Ownership and the Likelihood of the Firm Reporting Non-Recurring Charges.” Corporate Ownership and Control 7(1): 363-369.
  • Kane, G., D. Jenkins and U. Velury, “Earnings Conservatism and Audit Quality: An Examination of the Late 1990s" Journal of Forensic Accounting Vol VIII (2007) 287-30
  • Kane, G., Jenkins, D., Velury, U. (2007) “Earnings Conservatism and Audit Quality: An Examination of the Late 1990s" Journal of Forensic Accounting VIII: 287-30.
  • Kane, G., U. Velury and F. Richardson, “The Relevance of Stock and Flow-Based Reporting Information In Assessing the Likelihood of Emergence From Corporate Financial Distress", Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting v26 #1 (Feb 2006)5-22.
  • Kane, G., and D. Jenkins, “A Contextual Analysis of Income and Asset-based Approaches to Private Equity Valuation,” Accounting Horizons v20 #1 (2006) 19-35.
  • Kane, G., U. Velury and D. Jenkins, “Earnings Quality Decline and the Effect of Industry Specialist Auditors: An Analysis of the Late 1990s,” Journal of Accounting and Public Policy v25 #1 (2006) 71-90.
  • Kane, G., U. Velury and B. Ruf, “Employee Relations and The Occurrence of Corporate Financial Distress,” Journal of Business Finance and Accounting v32 #5&6 June/July (2005) pp. 1083-1105.
  • Kane, G., U. Velury and D. Jenkins “The Impact of Managerial Ownership on the Likelihood of Provision of High Quality Audit Services,” Review of Accounting and Finance, Vol 4, #2 2004 pp. 86-106.
  • Kane, G & U. Velury. “The Role of Institutional Ownership In The Market For Auditing Services: An Empirical Investigation.” Journal of Business Research Vol 57 (2004) pp 976-983.
  • D. Jenkins, G. Kane and U. Velury. “The Impact of Corporate Life-Cycle On The Relative Informativeness of Earnings Components”, Review of Accounting and Finance Vol. 4, (2004)
  • Kane, G. and F. Richardson, "The Relationship Between Changes In Fixed Plant Investment and the Likelihood of Emergence From Corporate Financial Distress," Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 18 (2002) 259-272.
  • Kane, G., F. M. Richardson and N. L. Meade, “Rank Transformations and The Prediction of Corporate Failure,” Contemporary Accounting Research 15(1998) 145-166.
  • Richardson, F.M., G. Kane, and P. Graybeal, "The Impact of Recession on the Prediction of Corporate Failure," Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 25 (1998) 167-186.
  • Kane, G., and M. A. Atkinson, "The Analysis of Risk Under Alternative Securitization Treatments,” Journal of Financial Statement Analysis (Fall 1995) 53-68.
  • Kane, G., and N. L. Meade, "Ratio Analysis Using Rank Transformation," Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 10 (1997) 59-74.
  • Kane, G., and N.L. Meade, “Rank Transformations in Cross-Sectional Comparisions Using Ratio Analysis,” Journal of Financial Statement Analysis 2 (Winter 1997) 61-73.
  • Kane, G., F. M. Richardson and P. Graybeal, “Recession-Indued Stress and the Prediction of Corporate Failure,” Contemporary Accounting Research 13 (Fall 1996) 631-649.

Awards & Honors

  • Coordinator of M.S. In Accounting and 4+1 program, 2007 to present
  • Outstanding Research Award, University of Delaware, College of Business and Economics, 1998.
  • Beta Alpha Psi Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Delaware, 1998
  • General University Research Grant, University of Delaware, 1998
  • American Accounting Association Financial Reporting Section, American Accounting Association

Teaching

  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Advanced Accounting
  • International Accounting

The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.4 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Fund, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a start-up experience for students with new business ideas.

Lerner College faculty - like Anu Sivaraman, who is among Social Media Marketing Magazine’s “Top 100 Marketing Professors on Twitter” and MBAprograms.org’s “Top 50 Marketing Professors on Twitter” - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer experience-driven learning and emphasize evidence-based analytics methods to enrich the student experience. Here, finance students visit New York City’s financial districts for a first-hand look at markets trading and to meet with UD alumni.

Charles W. Horn, AS75, and wife Patricia, recently made a $3 million commitment to enhance and expand entrepreneurial studies.

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