Maria Wieczynska

Main Campus
PO BOX 873606
Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3606

Biography

Maria Wieczynska is an assistant professor at the School of Accountancy at W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. She joined ASU in 2013. Professor Wieczynska researches international financial reporting issues. Her projects examine the effect of regulation, enforcement, and other country-level features on the quality of financial reporting and auditing. In her work, she also looks at the implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) with a focus on the costs and the effectiveness of implementing global reporting standards at the national level. Her research has been published in The Accounting Review. Prior to joining ASU, professor Wieczynska completed her PhD at Emory University.

Education

  • Ph.D. Emory University 2013
  • B..A. Mercer University 2008

Research Interests

  • Disclosure of Financial Information in Global Capital Markets
  • International Accounting
  • Economic Consequences of Accounting Regulation

Publications

  • “The Big Consequences of IFRS: How and When Does the Adoption of IFRS Benefit Global Accounting Firms?” (Dissertation, supervised by Grace Pownall, Emory University; The Accounting Review, forthcoming in June 2016)  
  • “Deviations from the Mandatory Adoption of IFRS in the European Union: Incentives, Standards, and Compliance” with Grace Pownall, Emory University (preparing for 2nd round at Contemporary Accounting Research)
  • “Exchange Demutualization, Firm Liquidity and Timely Loss Recognition” with Grace Pownall, Emory  University and Maria Vulcheva, Florida International University
  • “How Badly Do Firms Want to Avoid IFRS? IFRS Adoption and Firms’ Delisting Decisions” with Elizabeth Gutierrez, Florida International University, and Maria Vulcheva, Florida International University

Courses

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 588Professional Accounting Resrch
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 588Professional Accounting Resrch
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 588Professional Accounting Resrch
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 588Professional Accounting Resrch
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ACC 588Professional Accounting Resrch

Work History

<p>Arizona State University: 2013-present.</p>