Phillip Lamoreaux

Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3606
Assoc Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3606

Biography

Professor Lamoreaux's research examines a wide range of topics in auditing, regulation of auditing, and corporate governance. His research has been published in top journals including: Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Accounting Review, and Contemporary Accounting Research. Prior to joining academia, Professor Lamoreaux worked for KPMG, with his final role as a Senior Manager in the audit practice. 

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Arizona
  • MACC, Brigham Young University
  • BS, Brigham Young University

Research Interests

  • Auditing
  • Regulation of Auditing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Governance

Publications

  • "Investor demand for internal control audits of large U.S. companies: evidene from a regulatory exemption for M&A transactions," with R. Carnes and D. Christensen, The Accounting Review, (forthcoming)
  • "Auditors and client investment efficiency,” with D. Dhaliwal, G S. Bae, S. Choi, The Accounting Review Vol. 92 (2), March, 2017, p. 19-40.
  • “Does PCAOB inspection access improve audit quality? An examination of foreign firms listed in the United States,” (sole-authored) Journal of Accounting and Economics Vol. 61 (2-3), April, 2016, p. 313-337.
  • “Shared Auditors in Mergers and Acquisitions,” with D. Dhaliwal, L. Litov, and J. Neyland, Journal of Accounting and EconomicsVol. 61 (1), February, 2016, p. 49-76.
  • “Management influence on auditor selection and subsequent impairments of auditor independence during the post-SOX period,” with D. Dhaliwal, C. Lennox, and L. Mauler, Contemporary Accounting Research, vol. 32 (2), June, 2015, p. 575-607.
  • “Do accounting and audit quality affect World Bank lending?” with P. Michas and W. Schultz, The Accounting Review vol. 90 (2), March, 2015, p. 703-738.

Courses

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 512Advanced Auditing
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 512Advanced Auditing
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 512Advanced Auditing
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 512Advanced Auditing
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 512Advanced Auditing

Editorships

Contemporary Accounting Research - Editorial Board

The Accounting Review - Editorial Board

Work History

<p>Senior Manager - audit practice, KPMG</p>