Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

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Kyonghee Kim

Associate Professor and Andersen Alumni/Joseph A. Silvoso Distinguished Professorship
Cornell Hall
Office Hours: 
Monday: 5:00 pm-6:30 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 pm-6:30 pm
(573) 882-2538

Prior to joining the University of Missouri, she was an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago and has taught financial accounting both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Her teaching interests include financial accounting and management accounting, with the latter being her teaching area at Mizzou. Her research involves compensation contracts, firms’ disclosure and financial analyst coverage, and corporate governance. She has published in several journals, including The Accounting Review; Journal of Accounting and Economics; Accounting, Organizations and Society; Review of Accounting Studies; Accounting Horizons; Journal of Management Accounting Research; and Journal of Corporate Finance. She is a CPA, and an active member of the American Accounting Association and the Missouri Society of CPAs (MSCPA).



Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of Pittsburgh, 2005; M.S. in Accounting from Kent State University, 1996; B.S. in Business and Management from University of Maryland, 1995.


Journal Articles

Baik, B., Evans, J.H., Kim, K., and Yanadori, Y. 2016. "White Collar Incentives.” Accounting, Organizations and Society, forthcoming.

Baik, B., Kim, K., Morton, R., and Roh, Y. 2016.  “Analysts’ Pre-tax Income Forecasts and the Tax Expense Anomaly.”  Review of Accounting Studies 21(2): 559-595.

Kim, K., Pandit, S., and Wasley, C. 2016. “Macroeconomic Uncertainty and Management Earnings Forecasts.”  Accounting Horizons 30(1): 157-172.

Kim, K., Mauldin, E., and Patro, P. 2014. “Outside Directors and Board Advising and Monitoring Performance.” Journal of Accounting and Economics, 57 (2-3): 110-131.

Das, S., Hong, K., and Kim, K. 2013. "Earnings Smoothing, Cash Flow Volatility, and CEO Cash Bonus." The Financial Review 48: 123-150.

Das, S., Kim, K., and Patro, S. 2012. "On the Anomalous Stock Price Response to Management Earnings Forecasts." Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 39 (7-8): 905-935

Das, S., Kim, K., and Patro, S. 2011. "An Analysis of Managerial Use and Market Consequences of Earnings Management and Expectation Management" with Somnath Das and Sukesh Patro, The Accounting Review  86 (6): 1935-1967.

Kim, K.  2010.  "Blockholder Monitoring and the Efficiency of Pay-Performance Benchmarking."  Journal of Corporate Finance, 16 (5):  748-766.

Evans,  H., Kim, K., Nagarajan, N., and Patro, S. 2010.  "Non-financial Performance Measures and Physician Compensation."  Journal of Management Accounting Research, 22:31-56.

Evans, H., Kim, K., and Nagarajan, N. 2006.  "Uncertainty, Legal Liability and Incentive Contracts." The Accounting Review  81 (5): 1045-1071