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Shira Cohen PhD


Division: Accounting

SCohen07@gsb.columbia.edu

311 Uris


ABOUT ME

Education

MPhil, Columbia University, 2011
MBA, Columbia Business School, 2007
BA, University of Pennsylvania, 1999

Honors and Awards

Education Foundation for Women in Accounting Ph.D. Fellowship,  2013
EAA Empirical Research Summer School Fellow,  2013
Columbia Business School Doctoral Fellowship,  2012
Presidential Graduate Student Teaching Award, Finalist,  2011
Columbia Business School Research Fellowship,  2010
Chazen Fellow, Columbia Business School,  2007
Dean's List, Columbia Business School,  2007

Research Interests

  • Corporate Investment
  • Earnings Quality
  • Valuation
  • Accounting Information and Managerial Decision Making

Papers

Cash, Volatility, and Corporate Investment
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Information Content of Corporate Investment: The case of bargain purchase gain
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Earnings Management and Firm Performance: Does switching from accrual-based to real-activity based earnings management have an impact on future firm performance?
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Division: 
Accounting
Research Interests: 
Corporate Investment
Earnings Quality
Valuation
Accounting Information and Managerial Decision Making
Education: 
degree: 
MPhil
major: 
school: 
Columbia University
year: 
2 011
degree: 
MBA
major: 
school: 
Columbia Business School
year: 
2 007
degree: 
BA
major: 
school: 
University of Pennsylvania
year: 
1 999
contact info: 
Office room #: 
311
personal website: 
awards: 
award: 
Education Foundation for Women in Accounting Ph.D. Fellowship
year: 
2 013
award: 
EAA Empirical Research Summer School Fellow
year: 
2 013
award: 
Columbia Business School Doctoral Fellowship
year: 
2 012
award: 
Presidential Graduate Student Teaching Award, Finalist
year: 
2 011
award: 
Columbia Business School Research Fellowship
year: 
2 010
award: 
Chazen Fellow, Columbia Business School
year: 
2 007
award: 
Dean's List, Columbia Business School
year: 
2 007
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