Emily Hunt PhD

 Emily Hunt PhD

Department

  • Adkerson School of Accountancy

Discipline

  • Accountancy

Title

  • Assistant Professor of Accountancy

Contacts

ehunt@business.msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1634
300-Q McCool Hall

Overview

Education:

  • Ph D, Accounting, University of Arkansas, 2018
  • Master of Accountancy, , University of Arkansas, 2013
  • MA in Teaching, Business, Louisiana Tech University, 2011
  • BS, Accounting, Louisiana Tech University, 2007

Research interests:

Audit Quality and Auditor Specialization

Publications

Journal Article

  • A Hidden Risk of Auditor Industry Specialization: Evidence from the Financial Crisis. Review of Accounting Studies. Volume 24, Issue 3, Pages 891-926. 2019

Presentations

Paper

  • "Predicting accounting misstatements using machine learning." Accounting Horizons Data Analytics, American Accounting Association, New York, New York. 2019
  • "Predicting accounting misstatements using machine learning." Richard C. Adkerson School of Accountancy Research Workshop Series, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State University-Starkville. 2019
  • "A Hidden Risk of Auditor Industry Specialization: Evidence from the Financial Crisis." Review of Accounting Studies Conference, American Accounting Association, University of Notre Dame. 2018
  • "Predicting accounting misstatements using machine learning." Arkansas Accounting Research Conference, University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville. 2018

Areas of Expertise

Audit Quality Auditor Specialization