College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

 John Thomas Rigsby, Jr.

Education

  • DBA, University of Memphis, Accounting
  • MS, University of Memphis, Accounting
  • BBA, University of Memphis, Accounting
  • BS, University of Tennessee, Economics

Recent Publications

2013
  • "An Examination of Internships and Job Opportunities", with Noel D. Addy, Clyde Herring, and Donna Polledo, Journal of Applied Business Research, 2013, vol. 29, no. 4.

Recent Presentations

2017
  • ""Taxable Income, the Civil Service, and the Civil War"", with Noel D. Addy and Xiaoyan Tony Chu, 2017 Southeast Region meeting, Miami, FL, 2017.
2016
  • "How Public Accounting Lost the Battle But Won the War: An Institutional Theory Analysis of the Last Great Independence Showdown", with Timothy Fogarty, 2016 Annual International Conference, New York City, NY, 2016.
  • "An Institutional Analysis of the Idological Use of Ethic Code in State/Profession Relationships", with Timothy Fogarty, 2016 Annual International Conference, New York City, NY, 2016.
  • "James Bennett: A Pioneer of American Education", with George C. Romeo, 2016 Southeast Region meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2016.
  • "An Institutional Analysis of the Ideological Use of Ethics Codes", with Timothy J. Fogarty, 2016 Southeast Region meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, 2016.
  • "Duality in the Profession/State Relationship: Interactive Institutional Change in Ethics Codes", with Timothy J. Fogarty, 2016 Mid-Year Meeting of Public Interest Section, Orlando (Winter Park), FL, 2016.
2015
  • "Profession Vision: A Rhetorical Examination of Conflicting Discourses", with Fogarty Timothy, 20th Annual Ethics Research Symposium, Chicago, IL, 2015.
2014
  • ""British Petroleum and the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill"", CPE Presentation at Management Development Seminar of MS Society of CPAs, Ridgeland, MS, 2014.
  • ""On the Shoulders of Giants: Mentorship in the Institutional Environment of Academic Accounting" (abstract)", with Tim Fogarty, Southeast Region Meeting of AAA, St. Petersburg, FL, 2014.
  • ""On the Shoulders of Giants: Mentorship in the Institutional Environment of Academic Accounting"", with Tim Fogarty, Research Forum of Mid-year Meeting of Public Interest Section of AAA, San Diego, CA, 2014.
2013
  • ""An Unfunded War: Ulysses S. Grant and the Repeal of the Income Tax", with Noel D. Addy and Chu Xiaoyan, 40th Anniversary AAH Annual Conference, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2013.
  • "An Unfunded War: Ulysses S Grant and the repeal of the income tax", with Noel D. Addy and Chu Xiaoyan, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting - Anaheim, CA, Anaheim, CA, 2013.
2012
  • "Current Issues in Private Company Financial Reporting", CPE Presentation for ASAC Advisory Council Meeting, McCool Hall at MSU, 2012.

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant(MS), Mississippi State Board of Accountancy.
  • Certified Public Accountant(TN, inactive), Tennessee State Board of Accountancy.