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Anastasia Zakolyukina’s research focuses on empirical studies on the intersection of accounting and corporate finance. Her work covers linguistic-analysis of corporate disclosures, individual traits of corporate executives, and opportunistic accounting discretion and its interaction with firms’ investment choices. Her work has been published in top accounting and finance journals, Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. 

Zakolyukina earned a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2012, a master's degree in economics from New Economic School in 2006, and bachelor’s degrees in information systems and law from Udmurt State University in 2004, the last two in Russia. She joined the Chicago Booth faculty in 2012.

Research Interests

Corporate governance and incentives, accounting manipulation, linguistic-analysis of disclosures, accounting-based risk assessment.

Academic Areas

  • Accounting

Selected Publications

Working Papers

2023 - 2024 Course Schedule

Number Course Title Quarter
30000 Financial Accounting 2023 (Autumn)
30930 Research Seminar in Accounting 2023 (Autumn)
30931 Research Seminar in Accounting 2024 (Winter)
30932 Research Seminar in Accounting 2024 (Spring)

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