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Eamonn Walsh

School of Business

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Biography

Eamonn is PwC Professor of Accounting at UCD. He has served as Dean of the Smurfit School of Business and Chairman of the Accounting Department. His primary research, teaching and consulting interests are in the areas of financial analysis, equity valuation and US securities markets. A co-author of three books, his research has been published in Accounting Organisations and Society, the Journal of Business Finance and Accounting and the Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance. He was the founding editor of European Accounting and served as associate editor of the Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance.
Prior to joining UCD, he held faculty positions at the London School of Economics and New York University. Visiting appointments have included UC Berkeley and Peking University. A consultant to a number of leading European, US and Asian corporations, he has also completed assignments with governmental organisations, the International Monetary Fund and the United Nations. He was the inaugural recipient of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Excellence in Education Award and has been a presenter at the World Economic Forum.                                            

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 1997.
Title: Excellence in Education Award
       

Conference Contributions

Walsh, E. & McCallig, J.; (2006) The Time Series Behavior of Accounting Conservatism: Litigation vs. Standard Setting. [International Refereed Conference], European Accounting Association, Dublin , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-06.
Walsh, E. and McCallig, J.; (2006) Differential Timeliness and the Diagnosis of Accounting Liberalism and Conservatism. [International Refereed Conference], European Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Dublin , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-06.
Walsh, E. & Flynn, A.; (2006) International Properties of Accounting Numbers and the Canon-Code Classification: A Re-Examination. [International Refereed Conference], European Accounting Association, Dublin, Ireland , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-06.
Walsh, E.; (2001) Rutgers University. [N/A], *, Rutgers University , 01-JAN-01.
Walsh, E.; (2001) London Business School. [N/A], *, London Business School , 01-JAN-01.
Walsh, E.; (2000) Queens University. [N/A], Queens University, Belfast , 01-JAN-00.
Walsh, E.; (2000) World Congress of Accounting Historians. [N/A], World Congress of Accounting Historians, Various , 01-JAN-00.
Walsh, E.; (2000) Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Accounting. [N/A], Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Accounting, Various , 01-JAN-00.
   

Education

Year 1982 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: MA Subject:
Year 1986 Institution: University of Glasgow, Scotland
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 1982 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: BBS Subject:
Year 1983 Institution: London School of Economics & Political Science, UK
Qualification: MSc Subject:
       

Other Activities

 Associate Editor - International Journal of Disclosure and Governance 2007-
Editorial Board - British Accounting Review - 2006-2010
Membership of editorial boards (1992 onwards):
Editor (Economics of Financial Statements), Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance, 1991-1999.
Ad hoc reviewer / referee for journals and academic publishers (since 1992):
Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance
Journal of Business Finance and Accounting
British Accounting Review
Irish Accounting Review

Publications

Books

Walsh, E., (with Y Bernheim); (1998) US and International GAAP. Paris: *. [Details]
Walsh, E. (with Y Bernheim); (1997) US GAAP. Paris: *. [Details]

Book Chapters

E Walsh (2014) 'US and International GAAP' In: C Clubb (eds). Wiley Encyclopedia of Management. New York: Wiley. [Details]
Walsh, E.; (2006) 'US GAAP' In: Clubb, C (eds). Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management - Accounting. Oxford: Blackwell. [Details]
Walsh, E.; (2000) 'Money Laundering' In: McCutcheon J P and D. Walsh (eds). Confiscation of Criminal Assets. Dublin: *. [Details]
Walsh, E.; (1995) 'Clean Surplus Accounting 1975-1995' In: Brief R and K Peasnell (eds). Clean Surplus Accounting: the Link between Accounting and Finance. New York: *. [Details]
Walsh, E.; (1992) 'Management Accounting and the Measurement of Business Performance' In: Walsh, E.; (eds). Human Resource Management. Aldershot: *. [Details]
 

Peer Reviewed Journals

Jeacle, I,Walsh, EJ; (2002) 'From moral evaluation to rationalization: accounting and the shifting technologies of credit'. Accounting Organizations and Society, 27 :737-761. [DOI] [Details]
Jeacle, I, Walsh, EJ, ; (2002) 'From moral evaluation to rationalization: accounting and the shifting technologies of credit'. Accounting Organizations and Society, 27 (8):737-761. [Details]
Walsh, EJ, Jeacle, I, ; (2003) 'The taming of the buyer: the retail inventory method and the early twentieth century department store'. Accounting Organizations and Society, 28 (7-8):773-791. [Details]
Ingrid Jeacle; Eamonn Walsh ; (2008) 'A tale of tar and feathering: the retail price inventory method and the Englishman'. Accounting Business and Financial History, 18 (2):121-140. [Details]
Walsh, E.; (1999) 'Money Laundering'. Irish Law Review, . [Details]
Walsh, E., Ryan, J.; (1997) 'Agency and Tax Determinants of Security Issuance Decisions'. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, . [Details]
Walsh, E.; (1994) 'Exchange Rates, Operating Income and the Value of the Firm'. Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance, . [Details]
Walsh, E., Stewart, R.E.; (1993) 'Accounting and the Construction of Institutions: The Case of a Factory'. Accounting Organizations and Society, . [Details]
 

Conference Publications

E Walsh (2011) Operating Leases and the Cost of Equity - An Empirical Examination BAFA NAG Meeting [Details]
Eamonn Walsh, Alice Xu (2012) Accruals Quality and the Cost of Debt BAFA - NAG Meeting [Details]
E Walsh (2013) Formative Assessment and final examination outcomes ¿ an empirical examination of the introductory accounting course IAFA Annual Meeting [Details]
E Walsh, A Xu (2013) Accruals Quality and the Marginal Cost of Debt BAFA Annual Meeting [Details]
Walsh, E. and McCallig, J.; (2006) Differential Timeliness and the Diagnosis of Accounting Liberalism and Conservatism EAA [Details]
Walsh, E.& McCallig, J.; (2006) Differential Timeliness and the Diagnosis of Accounting Liberalism and Conservatism European Accounting Association Annual Meeting Dublin, Ireland, , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-06 [Details]
Walsh, E. & Flynn, A.; (2006) International Properties of Accounting Numbers and the Canon-Code Classification: A Re-Examination European Accounting Association Dublin, Ireland, , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-07 [Details]
Walsh, E. & McCallig, J.; (2006) The Time Series Behavior of Accounting Conservatism: Litigation vs. Standard Setting European Accounting Association Dublin, Ireland, , 22-MAR-06 - 24-MAR-06 [Details]
                                 

Reviews

Walsh, EJ,Jeacle, I (2003) The taming of the buyer: the retail inventory method and the early twentieth century department store. Reviews [DOI] [Details]
                                                     

Research

Research Interests

Valuation
Market based Accounting Research
Accounting and the Social