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Jennifer Brown

Associate Professor
School of Accountancy

Office:BA 267I
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 873606
Tempe, AZ 85287-3606

Phone: 480-965-6618
Fax: 480-965-8392
Email: Jenny.Brown@asu.edu
Jennifer Brown

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Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2008; M.S., University of Texas at Austin, 1998; BBA, University of Texas at Austin, 1998

Research Areas
Corporate taxation, aggressive tax reporting and tax shelters, diffusion of corporate practices, interfirm social networks, interplay of financial and tax reporting choices

Current Projects
"Tax Policy Uncertainty and the Perceived Riskiness of Tax Savings" with K.C. Lin, Jared Moore, and Laura Wellman; "Competitive PRessure and Tax Avoidance" with Cláudia Custódio, Steve Hillegeist, and Eugenia Yeh

Academic Positions Held
Arizona State University: 2007

Other Positions
PricewaterhouseCoopers, 1998-2001, Senior Tax Consultant

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
American Taxation Association Outstanding Manuscript Award (2014); Scott and Mary Donaldson/Ernst & Young Excellence in Teaching (2011); Deloitte and Touche Fellowship (2003)



ASU is a tier 1 research university and W. P. Carey is proud of its strong tradition of teaching and classroom excellence. Our students directly benefit from the research and theories our faculty brings into the classroom. Below is a list of courses being taught during the current semester by this faculty member. Click a course to view it in the ASU course catalog.

ACC 511 - Taxes and Business Strategy
Economic implications of selected management decisions involving application of federal income tax laws. Recognition of tax hazards and tax savings.

ACC 799 - Dissertation
Supervised research focused on preparation of dissertation, including literature review, research, data collection and analysis, and writing.

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