Volkan Muslu

Associate Professor

Volkan Muslu


Dr. Muslu is an Associate Professor of Accounting. Dr. Muslu received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2005, and joined Bauer in 2012.


  • Muslu, V., Rebello, M., Xu, Y. 2014. Sell-side Analyst Research and Stock Comovement. Journal of Accounting Research 52: 911-954.
  • Muslu, V., Radhakrishnan, S., Subramanyam, K.R., Lim, D. 2014. Forward-looking MD&A Disclosures and the Information Environment. Management Science, Forthcoming.
  • Muslu, V., Y. Xue. 2013. Analysts' Momentum Recommendations. Journal of Business, Finance, and Accounting 40: 438-469.
  • Kravet, T., V. Muslu. 2013. Informativeness of Risk Disclosures in Corporate Annual Reports. Review of Accounting Studies 18: 1088-1122.
  • Ertimur, Y., F. Ferri, V. Muslu. 2011. Shareholder Activism and CEO Pay. Review of Financial Studies 24: 535-592.
  • Ertimur, Y., V. Muslu, F. Zhang. 2011. Why are Recommendations Optimistic? Evidence from Analysts' Coverage Initiations. Review of Accounting Studies 16: 679-718.
  • Muslu, V. 2011. Book Review: The Timing of Income Recognition in Tax Law and the Time Value of Money. European Accounting Review 20: 595-598.
  • Hugon, A., V. Muslu. 2010. Market Demand for Conservative Analysts. Journal of Accounting and Economics 50: 42-57.
  • Muslu, V. 2010. Executive Directors, Pay Disclosures and Incentive Compensation in Large European Companies. Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance 25: 569-605.

Academic Associations & Editorial Boards

American Accounting Association

European Accounting Association

American Finance Association

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Ph.D. in Accounting and Control
Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, September 2005.