John L. Campbell

Assistant Professor

228 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3595
Email Address
Curriculum Vitae


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
  • Accounting
University of Arizona
  • Accountancy
Wake Forest University
  • Analytical Finance
Wake Forest University

Research Interests

  • Investors use of accounting and tax information
  • Financing, investing and financial reporting decisions
  • Capital Markets
  • Real Effects of Accounting and Disclosure Regulation
  • Voluntary Disclosure
  • Cost of Capital
  • Pensions
  • Executive Compensation
  • Derivatives and Hedging

Prior Professional Positions

Organization / Department Title Years of Service
Financial Reporting Manager 2004 to 2007
Senior Associate 2002 to 2004
Wachovia Securities
Investment Banking
Analyst 2001 to 2002


Company Location Year(s)
Wells Fargo Investment Banking Charlotte, NC 2014 - 2015


Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Percy B. Yeargan Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher of the Year
Beta Alpha Psi
Outstanding Teacher Award
University of Georgia
Terry College of Business
Office of the Provost Research Award
University of Georgia
Lilly Teaching Fellow
University of Georgia
Percy B. Yeargan Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher of the Year
Beta Alpha Psi
Deloitte Foundation Doctoral Fellow
Deloitte Foundation
Dean's Research Award
University of Arizona
Dean's Service Award
University of Arizona

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Campbell, J., J. Downes, and W.C. Schwartz, Jr. 2014. Do Sophisticated Investors use the Information provided by the Fair Value of Cash Flow Hedges?. Review Of Accounting Studies, conditionally accepted.
  • Cadman, B., J. Campbell, and S. Klasa. 2014. Are ex-ante CEO severance pay contracts consistent with efficient contracting?. Journal Of Financial And Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming.
  • Campbell, J., J. Hansen, C. Simon, and J. Smith. 2014. Audit Committee Stock Options and Financial Reporting Quality after the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. Auditing: A Journal Of Practice And Theory, forthcoming.
  • Campbell, J. 2014. The Fair Value of Cash Flow Hedges, Future Profitability, and Stock Returns. Contemporary Accounting Research, forthcoming.
  • Campbell, J., H. Chen, D. Dhaliwal, H. Lu, and L. Steele. 2014. The Information Content of Mandatory Risk Factor Disclosures in Corporate Filings. Review Of Accounting Studies, 19(1):396-455.
  • Campbell, J., J. Chyz, D. Dhaliwal, and W. C. Schwartz, Jr. 2013. Did the 2003 Tax Act Increase Capital Investments by Corporations?. Journal Of The American Taxation Association, 35(2):33-63.
  • Campbell, J., D. Dhaliwal, and W.C. Schwartz, Jr. 2012. Financing Constraints and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from the Funding of Corporate Pension Plans. Review Of Financial Studies, 25(3):868-912.
  • Campbell, J., D. Dhaliwal, and W.C. Schwartz, Jr. Summer 2010. Equity Valuation Effects of the Pension Protection Act of 2006. Contemporary Accounting Research, 27(2):469-536.

Working Papers

  • Campbell, J., and E. Yeung. 2015. Earnings Management Contagion and Stock Prices around Peer Firms' Restatement Announcements. University Of Georgia.
  • Campbell, J., D. Dhaliwal, L. Krull, and C. Schwab. 2015. U.S. Multinational Corporations' Foreign Cash Holdings: An Empirical Estimate and its Valuation Consequences. University Of Georgia.
  • Baginski, S., J. Campbell, L. Hinson, and D. Koo. 2015. Contracting with CEOs to Induce Earlier Disclosure of Bad News: Evidence from Ex-Ante Severance Agreements. University Of Georgia.
  • Call, A., J. Campbell, D. Dhaliwal, and R. Moon. 2015. The Disciplining Effect of Rank-and-File Employees on Financial Reporting Outcomes. University Of Georgia.