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Carolyn Galantine

Associate Professor, Accounting

Division: Business Administration Division
Office: Center for Communication and Business (CCB) 357
Phone: (310) 506-7469
Fax: (310) 506-4696

  • Ph.D., University of Southern California
  • M.S., California State University, Fullerton
  • B.A., California State University, Fullerton
  • Financial Accounting
  • Income Tax Accounting
  • Auditing
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • Certified Public Accountant, California
  • American Accounting Association
  • American Taxation Association
  • Doctoral Teaching Award, 1993
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants Doctoral Grant, 1990-1994
  • University of Southern California Doctoral Fellowship, 1990-1994
  • Alexander Grant & Co. Award for Academic Excellence
  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Beta Alpha Psi
  • The James Comer Award for Best Contribution to Selling and Sales Management Theory/Methodology from Volume 24 (2004) of Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management
Academic Interests:
  • Asymmetric Information Problems
  • Chaos Theroy
  • Economics of Scale
  • Experimental Economics
  • Principal-Agent Modeling
  • Reporting and Employee Motivation
  • Taxpayer Compliance
Selected Works:
  • "Returns to Scale Pattern and Efficient Firm Size in the Public Accounting Industry: An Empirical Investigation" with H. Chang and A. Thevaranjan, Journal of Operational Research, Volume 60 (Fall) 2009 Click to view article, 2009
  • "A Financial Statement Analysis Project for Introductory Financial Accounting" with Marilyn Misch Global Perspectives on Accounting Education, Volume 6 (Winter) 2009 Click to view article, 2009
  • "Convergence to Equilibrium in Experimental Markets" with C. Swenson, International Journal of Business and Economics Perspectives, Volume 3 (Fall) 2008, 2008
  • Salesforce Compensation Plans Incorporating Multidimensional Sales Effort and Salesperson Efficiency with S. Erevelles, and I. Dutta Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management, New York: Spring 2004. Vol. 24, pg. 101 Click to view article
  • Taxpayers, Examiners and the Government: A Three Party Principal-Agent Model, Doctoral Dissertation
  • Managing Country Risk in Global Marketing: The Triadic Model (2000) with S. Erevelles, A. Acikgoz, V. Horton and A. Marinova, Proceedings of the Association of Marketing Science, Association of Marketing Science
  • Applications of Chaos to Experimental Markets (1994) with C. Swenson, Proceedings of the 1994 Annual TIMS Conference, The Institute of Management Sciences, 1994