Luke Watson, PhD

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Selected Works


Chyz, James A., Gaertner, Fabio B., Kausar, Asad, and Watson, Luke, Overconfidence and Corporate Tax Policy. Review of Accounting Studies 24 (Sep 2019): 1114-1145.

Watson, Luke, Discussion of ‘The Deferred Tax Asset Valuation Allowance and Firm Creditworthiness’. Journal of the American Taxation Association 40 (Spring 2018): 81-85.

Bonsall, Samuel B., Koharki, Kevin, and Watson, Luke, Deciphering Tax Avoidance: Evidence from Credit Rating Disagreements. Contemporary Accounting Research 34 (Summer 2017): 818-848.

Watson, Luke, Corporate Social Responsibility, Tax Avoidance, and Earnings Performance. Journal of the American Taxation Association 37 (Fall 2015): 1-21.

Huang, X. Beryl, and Watson, Luke, Corporate Social Responsibility Research in Accounting. Journal of Accounting Literature 34 (Feb 2015): 1-16.


BBA Accountancy - University of Notre Dame 2002
MS Accountancy - University of Notre Dame 2003
PhD Accounting - The Pennsylvania State University 2013

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