Texas Tech University

Tao Ma, Dr.

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Email: tao.ma@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-83407222

Office Hours: By Appointment

Room Number: W367

Education: PhD in Accounting, Washington University in St. Louis

Area of Expertise: Accounting



Selected Recent Publications

“R&D Investments, Capital Expenditures, and Earnings Threshold” (With Scott Jackson and Thomas Canace)  Review of Accounting Studies, forthcoming 2018

 “Accounting Quality and Trade Credit” (with Ming Liu, Tao Ma, Xiumin Martin, and Deqiu Cheng)  Accounting Horizons, September 2017

“CEO Compensation Risk and Timely Loss Recognition” (Paul Brockman, Tao Ma, and Jennifer Ye)  Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 2015, 42 (1): 204-236. 

Recent Awards and Honors