John R. O'Brien

Associate Professor of Accounting and Experimental Economics

PHONE

412-268-5963

OFFICE

POS - Posner Hall - Room 348B

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Accounting

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota - Ph D - 1985
Macquarie University - BA - 1980
Sydney University - BS - 1973

TEACHING AND RESEARCH INTERESTS

XBRL reporting to the SEC Empirical financial accounting research Experimental higher order uncertainty and higher order beliefs research Behavioral Finance

PUBLICATIONS

  • Sunk Costs, Uncertainty And Market Exit: A Real Options Perspective

    (author(s): John O'Brien, Timothy Folta) Industrial And Corporate Change 18(5), 2009; 807-833

  • An Analysis Of Financial Analysts' Optimism In Long-Term Growth Forecasts

    (author(s): Byunghwan Lee, John O'Brien, K. Sivaramakrishnan) Journal Of Behavioral Finance 9(3), 2008; 171-184

  • Dynamic Stock Markets With Multiple Assets - An Experimental-Analysis

    (author(s): John O'Brien, S SRIVASTAVA) Journal Of Finance 46(5), 1991; 1811-1838

  • Controlling Preferences For Lotteries On Units Of Experimental Exchange

    (author(s): JE BERG, LA DALEY, JW DICKHAUT, John O'Brien) Quarterly Journal Of Economics 101(2), 1986; 281-306

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • TEPPER MBA ACADEMIC ACTIONS, (2007 - 2008)
  • TEPPER MBA ACADEMIC ACTIONS, (2006 - 2007)
  • TEPPER TA/NOT ASSIGNED TO ANY, (2005 - 2006)

CONSULTING

  • Software Development: Financial Trading System (January 1991 -)

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Financial Markets: Anomalies and Efficiencies (70494)
    2014 Section: W
  • INTRO TO ACCOUNTING (70122)
    2014 Section: W
  • Introduction to Accounting (70122)
    2014 Section: w
  • MRKTS: ANOM & EFCNCY (70494)
    2014 Section: W
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John O'Brien