Ramachandran Natarajan

Associate Professor - Management
Tags: Accounting

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Accounting
University of Pennsylvania - 1992
Postgraduate Diploma - Management
Indian Institute of Management - 1982
B.Tech. - Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology - 1980

Publications

The Role of CEO Characteristics and Incentives in Corporate Disclosures: An Empirical Examination. With A. Rasheed. Proceedings of the Academy of Management Meeting. Seattle, Washington: 2003. 2003 - Publication
Analysis of Trends in Technical and Allocative Efficiency: An Allocation to Texas Public School Districts. With R. D. Banker and S. N. Janakiraman. European Journal of Operational Research. 154.2. (2003): 447-491. 2003 - Publication
Informativeness of Past Performance for Future Performance - Post Implementation Impact of a Performance Measurement System in Government Entities. With R. Banker and N. Su. 26th Annual Congress Proceedings Book. European Accounting Association. Seville, Spain: 2003. 2003 - Publication
Effectiveness of Incentive Compensation for Executives of Information Technology Companies in the Down Market. With M. Anderson, and R. Banker. 25th Annual Congress Proceedings Book. European Accounting Association. Copenhagen, Denmark: 2002. 2002 - Publication
Stock Option Usage, Non-Diversifiable Risk and Investment Opportunity Set. With O. Pamukcu and S. Radhakrishnan. 25th Annual Congress Proceedings Book. European Accounting Association. Copenhagen, Denmark: 2002. 2002 - Publication
Evaluating the Adequacy of Parametric Functional Forms in Estimating Monotone and Concave Production Functions. With R.D. Banker and S. Janakiraman. Journal of Productivity Analysis. 17.1-2. (2002): 111-132. 2002 - Publication
Incentive Value of Stock Options at Information Technology Companies in the Down Market. With M. Anderson, and R. Banker. Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual International Conference on Information Systems. Barcelona, Spain: December 2002. 2002 - Publication

Appointments

Associate Professor of Accounting
University of Texas at Dallas [2004–Present]
Assistant Professor of Accounting
University of Texas at Dallas [1998–2004]
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Southern Methodist University [1996–1998]
Assistant Professor of Accounting
University of Michigan [1992–1996]
Lecturer of Accounting
University of Michigan [1991–1992]
Various Management Positions
Chesebrough Ponds Inc [1982–1987]

Additional Information

Professional Certification
  • 1985-To date, AICWA: Associate of Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India
Professional Recognition and Honors
  • 2001, Nominated for Chancellor’s Council Outstanding Teaching Award, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • 1997-1998, Arthur Andersen Junior Faculty Teaching and Research Fellowship
  • 1993, Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award - American Accounting Association (Management Accounting Section) - Runner-up
  • 1990-1991, Ernst & Young Dissertation Fellowship
  • 1989, Doctoral Consortium Fellow of the American Accounting Association
  • 1987-1990, Dean's Fellowship of Distinguished Merit, Wharton School of University of
  • Pennsylvania
Invited Presentations
  • 2009 Discussant, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, New York, New York.
  • 2008 Discussant (3 papers), American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California.
  • 2007 University of Texas at San Antonio; Discussant, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
  • 2006 City University of New York – Baruch College; Discussant, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.,
  • 2005 Discussant, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, San Fransisco, California.
  • 2003 Paper presenter: Management Accounting Research Conference at San Diego, California
  • 2002 25th Annual Congress, European Accounting Association, Copenhagen, Denmark; American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas
  • 2001 Discussant, American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia; Presenter, Managerial Accounting Forum organized by National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO), Dallas, Texas; Texas Symposium on Executive Compensation, University of Texas at Dallas
  • 2000 Paper presenter and Discussant: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1999 Discussant (2 papers), Management Accounting Research Conference, Orlando, Florida; Paper presenter: Sixth European Workshop on Efficiency and Productivity Analysis, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1998 University of Texas at Dallas
  • 1997 Ohio State University
  • 1996 University of Houston, Southern Methodist University, Tulane University, University of Maryland, University of NotreDame, SantaClara University, GeorgeTown University; American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1995 University of Michigan
  • 1994 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, New York, New York; ORSA-TIMS Annual Meeting, Detroit, Michigan
  • 1991 University of Chicago, New York University, Washington University, University of Southern California, University of Michigan, Columbia University, UCBerkeley, SUNY-Buffalo and Purdue University

Affiliations

Professional Affiliation
Member: American Accounting Association Associate: Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India