Ingrid Fisher

Position: Associate Professor and Chair, Accounting and Law
Email: ifisher (at) albany.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Education
C.P.A.
C.F.E
Ph.D., University at Albany, 2002
M.S., University at Albany, 1982

Research Interests
Textual analysis in accounting, design science in accounting and financial accounting standards/documents

Teaching interests/expertise
Forensic accounting, accounting information systems and auditing

Recent Publications
Codification vs. US GAAP Hierarchy: A Preliminary Study of the Accounting Lexicon Post-Codification. M.R. Garnsey, S.L. Zelka and I.E. Fisher. 2014. International Journal of Digital Accounting Research. Vol. 14. 118- 139.

The Lexical Footprint of Sustainability Reports. S. Farewell, I.E. Fisher and C. Daily. Presented at the 2014 Mid-Year Meeting of the Information Systems and the Strategic and Emerging Technologies Sections of the AAA in January 2014 in Raleigh, NC.

Improving Information Retrieval from Accounting Documents: A Prototype Digital Thesaurus for Employee Benefits. I. E. Fisher and M. R. Garnsey. Paper presented at the 2010 Mid-Year Meeting of the Information Systems and the Strategic and Emerging Technologies Sections of the AAA in January 2010 in Clearwater, Florida.

Change in Accounting Language: A Preliminary Examination of Accounting Pronouncements. M. R. Garnsey and I. E. Fisher. Paper presented at the 2007 Mid-Year Meeting of the Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Technologies Section of the AAA on January 6, 2007 in Savannah, Georgia.