Position: Associate Professor and Chair, Accounting and Law
Email: ifisher (at) albany.edu
Ph.D., University at Albany, 2002
M.S., University at Albany, 1982
Textual analysis in accounting, design science in accounting and financial accounting standards/documents
Forensic accounting, accounting information systems and auditing
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.