Accounting Research Colloquium: Dr. Ramgopal Venkataraman

Date: March 25, 2013
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Graduate Business Center in the Chase Bank Building

Accounting Research Colloquium

A collaboration between the academic and professional accounting communities

Sponsored by ep elecric


Ramgopal Venkataraman 
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Cox School of Business         
Southern Methodist University


Title of Paper:                R&D Reporting Rule and Firm Efficiency
Date and Time:              Monday, March 25, 2013, noon to 1:30 PM
Location:                        Graduate Business Center – Chase Bank Building
Preparation Required:  None
CPE credit:                     1 hour

This a complementary continuing professional program with lunch provided. Space is limited so please RSVP to Martha Escontrias at (915)747-5192 or

Speaker’s Biography: Dr. Venkataraman earned a PhD from Pennsylvania University and a bachelor’s degree of science from the University of Madras (RKM Vivekananda College), India. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India. Dr. Venkataraman teaches financial and managerial accounting and his research focuses on financial reporting. He has published his research in a variety of academic journals including the Accounting Review, the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Contemporary Accounting Research and the Review of Accounting Studies.

In addition to teaching at Southern Methodist University, Dr. Venkataraman has served on the faculty of the University of Minnesota and as a research assistant and instructor at Pennsylvania State University.  His professional accounting experience includes project manager at Sun Clutches, finance manager at Middle East Switchgear Industries and partner with Sridhar & Santhanam, Chartered Accountants.

Dr. Venkataraman’s Research Paper (PDF)
Dr. Venhataraman’s Curriculum Vita (PDF)



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