Joshua Lee

Assistant Professor

A321 Moore-Rooker Hall
610 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3601
Email Address
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Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
  • Accounting
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Accounting
Brigham Young University
  • Accounting
Brigham Young University

Research Interests

  • Voluntary Disclosure
  • Capital Markets
  • Textual Analysis
  • Analysts

Prior Professional Positions

Organization / Department Title Years of Service
Florida State University
Assistant Professor, Accounting 2014 to 2016

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Frankel, R., Z. Lemayian, and J. Lee. Proprietary Costs and Sealing Documents in Patent Litigation. Review Of Accounting Studies, forthcoming.
  • Jiang, F., J. Lee, X. Martin, and G. Zhou. Manager Sentiment and Stock Returns. Journal Of Financial Economics, forthcoming.
  • Jennings, J., J. Lee, and D. Matsumoto. The Effect of Industry Co-location on Analysts’ Information Acquisition Costs. The Accounting Review , forthcoming.
  • Frankel, R., J. Jennings, and J. Lee. 2016. Using Unstructured and Qualitative Disclosures to Explain Accruals. Journal Of Accounting And Economics, 62(2-3).
  • Lee, J. 2016. Can Investors Detect Managers’ Lack of Spontaneity? Adherence to Pre-determined Scripts during Earnings Conference Calls. The Accounting Review , 91(1):229-250.
  • Donovan, J., R. Frankel, J. Lee, X. Martin, and H. Seo. 2014. Issues Raised by Studying DeFond and Zhang: What Should Audit Researchers Do?. Journal Of Accounting And Economics, 58(2-3):327-338.

Working Papers