Guy D. Fernando

Guy D. Fernando

Associate Professor, Accounting and Law
Massry School of Business


Massry School of Business BB389

PhD, Accounting, Syracuse University, 2007

Guy D. Fernando

Faculty Expertise and Achievement

Dr. Fernando studies various aspects of accounting information and how it affects the firm’s information environment. Within this broad field, he has researched the impact of accounting information on diverse topics such as gender diversity, family firms, productivity, institutional ownership, information asymmetry, financial report readability, and lately, short-selling.

Research Interests

Agency Theory, Accounting Information, Earnings Quality, Accruals Manipulation, Impact of Gender on Accounting Research Variables, Data Envelopment Analyses 

Research Websites

Teaching Interests and Areas

  • BACC 518 – Accounting for Managers.
  • BACC 630 – Advanced Cost Management.
  • BACC 680 – Research Seminar in Accounting.
  • BACC 411 – Financial Accounting Theory III.
  • BACC 211 – Introduction to Financial Accounting