Jenny Brown

BUSINESS COLLEGE BLDG
Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3606

Biography

 

Jenny Brown is an Associate Professor of Accountancy at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. She received her Ph.D. in 2008 from the University of Texas at Austin and has been at W.P. Carey since then. Prior to earning her Ph.D., Professor Brown worked for the tax group at PricewaterhouseCoopers in San Jose, California. She teaches courses on individual and business taxation to undergraduate accounting and finance majors as well as a specialty course on international taxation to graduate students. Her recent research focuses how corporate engagement in the political process impacts taxes.

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Texas-Austin 2008
  • M.S. University of Texas-Austin 1998
  • B.A. University of Texas-Austin 1998

Research Interests

  • Corporate Taxation
  • Aggressive Tax Reporting
  • Tax Shelters
  • Diffusion of Corporate Practices
  • Interfirm Social Networks
  • Interplay of Financial and Tax Reporting Choices

Courses

Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 435Personal Tax Mgmt & Planning
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 430Taxes and Business Decisions
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 430Taxes and Business Decisions
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 511Taxes and Business Strategy

Honors/Awards

  • 2014 American Taxation Association Outstanding Manuscript Award 
  • 2011 Scott and Mary Donaldson/Ernst & Young Excellence in Teaching 
  • 2003 Deloitte and Touche Fellowship 

Work History

Arizona State University: 2007. PricewaterhouseCoopers, 1998-2001, Senior Tax Consultant