Jane Thayer

Assistant Professor

Office
229 Brooks Hall
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3632
Email Address

Education

Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
PhD
  • Accounting
Emory University
2008
MBA
  • Finance
The University of Texas at Austin
2000
BS
  • Accounting
Birmingham-Southern College
1994

Awards

Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Competitive Manuscript Award
American Accounting Association
2009
Goizueta Business School Sheth Fellow
Emory University - Goizueta Business School
2007
J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow
American Accounting Association
2005

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Kathryn Kadous, Molly Mercer, and Jane Thayer. Fall 2009. Is There Safety in Numbers? The Effects of Forecast Accuracy and Forecast Boldness on Financial Analysts' Credibility with Investors. Contemporary Accounting Research, (26 (3)):933-968.
  • Jane Thayer. January 2011. Determinants of Investors' Information Acquisition: Credibility and Confirmation. The Accounting Review, (86 (1)):1-22.