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Carroll School of Management

Benjamin Yost

assistant professor - accounting department

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.S., University of Virginia
B.A., University of Virginia

 

EXPERTISE/RESEARCH

Professor Benjamin Yost is interested in the economic effects of taxes and corporate disclosures. He uses empirical/archival methods to study the link between managers’ personal tax incentives and corporate outcomes. His work on corporate disclosures focuses on the effects of information externalities, and their implications for regulation.

 

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PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Prior to pursuing doctoral studies, Professor Yost earned his CPA license and worked as a senior tax associate in the McLean, VA office of Ernst & Young.