Mahendra Gujarathi

  • Professor, Accounting
  • Ph.D. Indian Institute of Management
  • MCom (Master of Commerce) University of Pune
  • BCom (Bachelor of Commerce) University of Pune

Teaching Interests

Financial Accounting; International Accounting; Financial Statement Analysis; Managerial Accounting, Management Control Systems

Research Interests

Earnings Management; Accounting Education; Foreign Exchange Risk Management; International Financial Reporting

Consulting/Practice Interests

Finance for non-finance managers, Introduction to U.S. GAAP, International Financial Reporting Standards, Financial Statement Analysis, Strategic Cost Management, Performance measurement and control

Bio

Dr. Mahendra Gujarathi, Ph. D., CPA is the Rae D. Anderson Professor of Accountancy and coordinator of financial reporting curriculum at Bentley University. Over the teaching career spanning over three decades, he has designed and delivered several new courses in the areas of domestic and international financial reporting, strategic cost management, and analysis of financial statements. He is the 2006 recipient of the university-wide Adamian Award for Teaching Excellence at Bentley. In 2008 and 2014, he received the Innovation in Teaching Award and in 2010 and 2014, the Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award at Bentley University. In 2010, he received the MBA Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Dr. Gujarathi has published two monographs, over forty articles in academic and professional journals, numerous conference proceedings, articles in popular business press, and book chapters. He is or has served on several editorial review boards including Accounting Educators’ Journal, Issues in Accounting Education, Advances in International Accounting, Journal of Accounting Education, Review of Accounting and Finance, Accounting Education, and International Journal of Accounting. Dr. Gujarathi has been active in the international accounting section of the American Accounting Association. He is the President-elect of the section for 2015-16.

Dr. Gujarathi was recently listed amongst the top five most frequent contributing authors of articles in accounting education journals. He has done consulting and in-company executive education assignments for several organizations including Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., Cummins, Cairn India, Larsen and Toubro, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Indian Oil, Novartis International AG, and United Nations.

A certified public accountant, Dr. Gujarathi earned a PhD in accounting, finance and control from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA). He has taught at several academic institutions in their undergraduate, graduate and executive development programs and is currently associated with IIMA as Adjunct Faculty member. A native of India, Dr. Gujarathi resides in Wellesley, MA.

Professional Memberships

  • American Accounting Association Present
  • International Association of Accounting Education and Research Present
  • North American Case Research Association 2013 - Present
  • Awards and Honors

  • 2021, Bea Sanders/AICPA Teaching Innovation Award , Honorable Mention, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • 2021, Dr. Gregory H. Adamian Award for Lifetime Teaching Excellence, Bentley University
  • 2020, Best Paper in 2019 in Issues in Accounting Education Award, American Accounting Association
  • 2020, Instructional Contribution Award, TLC Section of American Accounting Association
  • 2020, Outstanding International Accounting Educator Award, International Accounting Section of American Accounting Association
  • 2019, Best Paper Award TLC Section, Northeast Region of AAA
  • 2019, Mark Chain/FSA Teaching Innovation Award, American Institute of CPAs
  • 2018, Innovation in Financial Accounting Education Award, Financial Accounting and Reporting Section, American Accounting Association
  • 2018, Mee Family Prize, Bentley University
  • 2018, Outstanding Accounting Educator, American Accounting Association
  • 2018, Teaching Innovation Award, Forensic Accounting Section, American Accounting Association
  • 2018, EFMD Case Writing Competition - Category: Indian Management Issues and Opportunities, European Foundation for Management Development
  • 2018, EFMD Case Writing Competition - Category: Responsible Leadership, European Foundation for Management Development
  • 2018, Best Paper Award - Western Regional Meeting of AAA, TLC Section of American Accounting Association
  • 2017, Runner-up, Best Teaching Case Award, Decision Sciences Institute
  • 2017, Best Paper Award, 2017 Northeast Region Meeting, American Accounting Association
  • 2017, Teaching Innovation Award, Forensic Accounting Section, American Accounting Association
  • 2017, Innovation in Audit and Assurance Education Award, Auditing Section, American Accounting Association
  • 2016, President, International Accounting Section of American Accounting Association
  • 2015, Co-chair of the 2015 Mid-Year Meeting, International Accounting Section, AAA
  • 2015, George Krull/Grant Thornton Innovation in Teaching Award , American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • 2014, Innovation in Teaching Award, Bentley University
  • 2014, Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2013, Emerson Ethics Award, Emerson Center for Business Ethics at Saint Louis University and North American Case Research Association
  • 2010, Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2010, Excellence in MBA Teaching Award, Bentley University
  • 2008, Innovation in Teaching Award, Bentley University
  • 2006, Adamian Award for Teaching Excellence, Bentley University
  • 2001, Bentley Curricular Service-Learning Faculty Award, Bentley University
  • 1997, Best Education Paper Award, Western Region of American Accounting Association
  • 1988, Professor of the Year, Accounting Department, University of Connecticut
  • Publications

    Journal Articles


  • Gujarathi, M., Dugar, A. (2020). Channel-Stuffing Reinvented: Earnings Management in Toshiba’s Personal Computers Division . Issues in Accounting Education.
  • Randall, H., Grandy, G., Gujarathi, M. R., Rowe, G., Zadeh, M. (2019). Writing and Publishing Secondary Data Cases. Case Research Journal. 39 (3) 1-16.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Dugar, A. (2018). Toshiba's Creative Accounting for Construction Contracts. Issues in Accounting Education. August 117-134.
  • Sheehan, N. T., Gujarathi, M. R., Jones, J. C., Phillips, F. (2018). Using Design Thinking to Write and Publish Novel Teaching Cases: Tips from Experienced Case Authors. Journal of Management Education. 42 (1) 135-160.
  • Sheehan, N., Gujarathi, M. R., Jones, J., Phillips, F. (2018). Using Design Thinking to Write and Publish Novel Teaching Cases: Tips from Experienced Case Authors. Journal of Management Education, (42) 1 (February) 135-160.
  • Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). Himachal Fertilizer Corporation (A), (B) and (C): An Ethical Conundrum. Case Research Journal.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). Diamond Foods, Inc.: Anatomy and Motivations of Earnings Manipulation. Issues in Accounting Education, (30) 1
  • Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R. (2012). Global Economic Meltdown: Legacy of Monetary Policies and Accounting Standards. Vikalpa, the Journal for Decision Makers, (34) 3 9-14.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2012). Max-Value Stores, Inc.: Financial Reporting of Gift Cards. Issues in Accounting Education. 27 (3) 783-798.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2009). Amazing Deals Auto Mart - Financial Reporting and Analysis of Receivables and Securitization. Issues in Accounting Education, (24) 1 (February 2009) 77-91.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2008). Sachiko Corporation: A Case in International Financial Statement Analysis. Issues in Accounting Education, (23) 1 77-101.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Govindarajan, V. (2007). Falcon Inc. Performance Evaluation of Foreign Subsidiaries. Issues in Accounting Education, (22) 2 (May 2007) 233-245.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2007). GlaxoSmithKline Plc. - International Transfer Pricing and Taxation. Issues in Accounting Education, (22) 4 749-759.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Kohlbeck, M. (2007). Reliance Corporation: Inventory write-downs and reversals. Issues in Accounting Education, (22) 3 (August 2007) 503-514.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Feldmann, D. A. (2006). Dividend Imputation Systems in Industrialized Countries: An Examination of Relative Tax Burdens. Advances in International Accounting, (19) 2006 243-259.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2005). Use of ERP Software in Accounting: A Teaching Note. Advances in Accounting Education, (7) 209-223.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2005). Financial Aid 101. Journal of Accountancy, (200) 1 (July) 79-84.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Hoskin, R. (2004). Modeling the Early Adoption Decision: The Case of SFAS 96. Review of Accounting and Finance, (2) 4 65-86.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2003). Sun Airlines Inc.: Financial Reporting of Point and Loyalty Programs. Issues in Accounting Education, (18) 4 359-368.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2002). Service-Earning: Extending the Curriculum. The CPA Journal, (LXXII) 2 67-69.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2002). Service Learning: Extending the Learning Experience. The CPA Journal. February 2002 67-69.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2002). Service Learning in Business Schools: A Case Study In An Intermediate Accounting Course. Journal of Education for Business, (77) 3 144-150.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2001). Effectiveness of Minimum Tax Legislation and Its Effect on Corporate Financial Reporting: A Comparative Analysis Between U.S. and India. International Journal of Accounting, (26) 435-450.
  • Barua, S., Gujarathi, M. R. (1999). Acquisitions and Accountability. Business Standard, (February 27, 1999)
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. (1999). Accounting Standards Needed for ESOPs. Business Standard, (May 4, 1999)
  • Barua, S., Gujarathi, M. R. (1999). Time to Write Obituary on Par Value. Business Standard, (March 16, 1999)
  • Abdolmohammadi, M. J., Brown, C., Feldmann, D. A., Gujarathi, M. R., Haselkorn, M. (1998). Designing and Implementing an AECC Complying Introductory Accounting Course: A Four Year Perspective. Advances in Accounting Education, (1) 147-162.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (1998). Minimum Alternative Tax in India: Lessons to be Learned from the Foreign Use of Alternative Minimum Tax. International Tax Journal, (24) 3 64-77.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (1998). Problems and Considerations in Implementing Technology-Based Solutions to Address Changes in Accounting Curricula. Advances in Accounting Education, (1) 1-23.
  • Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R., Srinivasan, G. (1997). Lease Capitalization: Some Implications for Financial Analysis. Finance India, (XI) 2 305-312.
  • Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R., Verma, J. (1997). A Comparative Analysis of Response of International Capital Markets to Political Upheaval. Global Business and Finance Review, (2) 1 51-60.
  • Barua, S., Gujarathi, M. R. (1997). The MAT's Phoren Cousin. The Economic Times, (February 24, 1997)
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Panda, N. M. (1997). Applicability of Activity-Based Costing in Emerging Economies. The Management Accountant, (32) 6 448-453.
  • Barua, S., Gujarathi, M. R. (1996). Lease Accounting Messes Up Risk Analysis. The Financial Express, (August 19, 1996)
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Raghunandan, K. (1993). Management Reporting on Internal Control. Internal Auditing, (9) 1 13-23.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Dean, P. (1993). Problems of Recruiting and Retaining Qualified Government Accountants and Auditors in Developing Countries. Research in Third World Accounting, (2) 187-200.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Hoskin, R. (1992). Evidence of Earnings Management by the Early Adopters of SFAS 96. Accounting Horizons, (6) 4 18-31.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (1991). Bridging the Gap in GAAP: A Case Study of Accounting for Frequent Flyer Plans. Accounting Horizons, (5) 3 57-68.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Saros, C. (1991). Interest Capitalization: Are Textbooks Interpreting SFAS 34 Correctly?. The Accounting Educators' Journal. 128-139.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Dean, P. (1990). Training of Government Auditors in Developing Countries. International Journal of Government Auditing. 11-14.
  • Bedard, J. C., Gujarathi, M. R., Hoskin, R. (1989). Deferred Taxes: To Be or Not to Be (a Liability): What Do Investors Think. Connecticut CPA Quarterly, (52) 3 10-12.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Hussein, M. (1988). Optimal Depreciation Methods for Small Business Firms under the Tax Reform Act, 1986. Connecticut CPA Quarterly, (51) 4 12-17.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Biggs, S. (1988). Accounting for Purchase Commitments: Some Issues and Recommendations. Accounting Horizons, (2) 3 75-82.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Hussein, M. (1988). A BASIC Computer Program to Select Optimal Depreciation Method for Small Businesses. Computers in Accounting, (4) 6 46-49.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (1987). Using Calculators in Accounting Education. Journal of Education for Business, (62) 5 197-200.
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (1987). Do New Equity Issues Fetch Extranormal Returns?," Vikalpa, the Journal for Decision Makers. Vikalpa, the Journal for Decision Makers, (12) 43-50.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Srinivasan, G. (1980). Shareholders' Discount Coupons - A Case of Disguised Dividends. The Chartered Accountant, (28) 9 833-836.
  • Blankespoor, E., Brown, N., Clor-Procell, S., Gordon, E., Gujarathi, M. R., Henry, E., Merkley, K., Stubben, S., White, B. (). Response to the FASB Invitation to Comment Identifiable Intangible Assets and Subsequent Accounting for Goodwill. Accounting Horizons. Forthcoming.

    Book Chapters


  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. (2019). Himachal Fertilizer Corporation (A), (B) and (c): An Ethical Conundrum In , (Eds.) Strategic Management and Business Policy: Globalization, Innovation and Sustainability. 16th edition (2019). Wheelen, Hunger, Hoffman & Bamford. Pearson. 16th edition
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. (2019). Wells Fargo: Setting the Stagecoach Thundering Again In , (Eds.) Strategic Management and Business Policy: Globalization, Innovation and Sustainability. 16th edition (2019). Wheelen, Hunger, Hoffman & Bamford. Pearson.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. (2019). Wells Fargo: Setting the Stagecoach Thundering Again In , (Eds.) Business and Society: Stakeholders, Ethics, Public Policy. 16th edition (2019). Anne T. Lawrence and James Weber. McGraw Hill.
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2003). Regulatory and Accounting Considerations for PFI Projects: U.K. Experience In , (Eds.) . 194-201. India: Oxford University Press
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2002). Accrual Accounting for Infrastructure Assets: A Review In , (Eds.) . 159-164. India: Oxford University Press
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2001). International Accounting Standards In Burton S. Kaliski, (Eds.) . 491-493. New York: Macmillan Reference USA
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (1998). Minimum Tax Legislation: Comparative Analysis of Indian and U.S. Experience In Jayachandran et. al, (Eds.) . Macmillan

  • Book Reviews


  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2001). [Review of the book International Accounting ]. Issues in Accounting Education, (16) 1
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (1993). [Review of the book Financial Accounting ]. Issues in Accounting Education, (8) 2
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (1989). [Review of the book Intermediate Accounting ]. Issues in Accounting Education, (4) 2

  • Cases


    Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial Analysis and ValuationIssues in Accounting Education, (34) 1Gujarathi, M. R., Dugar, A. (2018). Toshiba’s Creative Accounting for Construction ContractsIssues in Accounting Education. AugustGujarathi, M. R. (2017). Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial AuditingIssues in Accounting Education. Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2017). Wells Fargo: Setting the stagecoach thundering againCase Research Journal. Gujarathi, M. R., Comerford, D. (2017). Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK): A Case in International Taxation of Indirect Transfer of SharesIssues in Accounting Education. Gujarathi, M. R., Yezegel, A. (2014). Spectacular Airlines, Inc.: Implications of the Transition to IFRS in the Context of Cross-Border AcquisitionsIssues in Accounting Education, (29) 1 (Link)Gujarathi, M. R., Noga, T. J. (2012). Regal Hair Salon: Tax and Financial Reporting of Gift Cards Journal of Accounting Education , (30) Gujarathi, M. R. (2012). Super Electronics, Inc.: Financial Reporting of Sales Incentives and Vendor Allowances Using FASB CodificationIssues in Accounting Education, (27) 2Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R. (). Paramount Projects Limited: Financial and Business Implications of Change in Accounting PolicyIssues in Accounting Education. Forthcoming.Barua, S. K., Gujarathi, M. R. (). Prestige Projects Limited: Challenges in Transitioning to New Accounting PolicyCase Research Journal41:3. Forthcoming.Burke, Q., Gujarathi, M. R. (). Accounting for Blood Donation: An Instructional CaseIssues in Accounting Education. Forthcoming.

    Conference Proceedings


  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2013). Diamond Foods, Inc.: Anatomy and Motivations of Earnings Manipulation , (2013 Annual Meeting of the Northeast American Accounting Association)
  • Gujarathi, M. R.Yezegel, A. (2013). Spectacular Airlines, Inc.: Implications of the Transition to IFRS in the Context of Cross-Border Acquisitions American Accounting Association, (2013 Annual Meeting of American Accounting Association)
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2013). Diamond Foods, Inc.: Anatomy and Motivations of Earnings Manipulation , (2013 Annual Meeting of North American Case Research Association)
  • Gujarathi, M. R.Barua, S. K. (2012). Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK): , (24th Asia-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues)
  • Gujarathi, M. R.Barua, S. K. (2012). Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK): American Accounting Association, (Northeast Region of AAA)
  • Gujarathi, M. R.Gupta, A.Raman, K. (2011). Pension Plan Returns and the Firm's Cost of Debt American Accounting Association, (Annual Meeting)
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2011). Spectacular Airlines Inc. California State University, (Asia-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues)
  • Gujarathi, M. R.Gupta, A.Raman, K. (2010). Pension Plan Returns and the Firm's Cost of Debt Financial Management Association, (FMA Annual Meeting)
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2010). Max-Value Stores, Inc.: Financial Reporting of Gift Cards American Accounting Association, (Northeast AAA Meeting)

  • Other(s)


  • Gujarathi, M. R. (). Performance of New Equity Share Issues: An Indian Experience. Forthcoming.
  • Presentations

  • Gujarathi, M. R., Burke, Q. (2021). Presented at theAnnual meeting of the American Accounting Association
  • Gogan, J. L., Gujarathi, M. R. (2021). “How to Write and Publish Teaching Cases” Presented at the Bentley University Bentley Teaching and Learning Colloquium Waltham
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2021). “Discussant's Comments - CPA Evolution: Emerging Specialization in the U.S. Public Accountancy” Presented at theMid-Year Meeting of the International Accounting Section of AAA Online
  • Barua, S., Gujarathi, M. R. (2020). “CSR at Axis Bank: Striving for a Sustainable Future” Presented at the North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting of NACRA Online
  • Ramasubranian, H., Gujarathi, M. R., Feldmann, D. A. (2020). “Leveraging Cost Accounting to Manage Earnings: Evidence from Toshiba’s Semiconductor Business” Presented at the American Accounting Association Management Accounting Section Case Conference
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2020). “Teaching cases in a virtual environment” Presented at the Management Accounting Section of AAA MAS/IMA Case Conference Online
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2020). “Integration in Accounting Curriculum: Leading by Example” Presented at the American Accounting Association APLG-FSA Joint Seminar Long Beach, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). “Prestige Construction-Adoption of IFRS” Presented at the North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting of NACRA Tempe, AZ
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). “Writing and publishing secondary data cases” Presented at the North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting of NACRA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). “Managing Reported Expenses and Accruals” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Northeast Region, AAA New York, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). “Integration in Accounting Curriculum: Leading by Example” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting of AAA San Francisco, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2019). “Managing Reported Expenses and Accruals Using Carryovers: Accounting Practices in Toshiba's Visual Products Business” Presented at theAnnual Meeting of the American Accounting Association San Francisco, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2018). “Using Cases in International Accounting Classes” Presented at the American Accounting Association Mid-Year meeting of the International Accounting Section Long Beach, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Dugar, A. (2018). “Channel-Stuffing Reinvented: Earnings Management in Toshiba’s Personal Computers Division” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting of the Mid-atlantic Region Baltimore, MD
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2018). “Integration in Accounting Curriculum: Leading by Example” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting of AAA National Harbor, MD
  • Dugar, A., Gujarathi, M. R. (2017). “Toshiba's Creative Accounting for Construction Contracts” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting of the Northeast Region Providence, RI
  • Dugar, A., Gujarathi, M. R. (2017). “Toshiba's Creative Accounting for Construction Contracts” Presented at the American Accounting Association 2017 Annual Meeting San Diego, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2017). Presented at the American Accounting Association Consortium Leader, New Faculty Consortium Leesburg, VA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial Analysis and Valuation” Presented at the American Accounting Association AAA National Chicago, IL
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “Annual Conference” Presented at the American Accounting Association Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting New York, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial Analysis and Valuation” Presented at the American Accounting Association Poster presentation, National Meeting of AAA New York, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “National Culture and the Timing of Employee Stock Option Exercise” Presented at the American Accounting Association Discussant, Mid-Year Meeting of International Accounting Section New Orleans, LA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “Effectively Using International Accounting Cases in Your Classes: Strategies for Enriching Curriculum and Energizing Classroom Experience” Presented at the American Accounting Association Panelist, Mid-Year Meeting of International Accounting Section New Orleans, LA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). Presented at the American Accounting Association Consortium Leader, New Faculty Consortium Leesburg, VA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2016). “Review Process” Presented at the American Accounting Association Panelist, New Faculty Consortium Leesburg, VA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial Auditing” Presented at the American Accounting Association AAA National Chicago, IL
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). “National Petroleum Corporation” Presented at the Decision Sciences Institute Northeast Decision Sciences Institute Cambridge, MA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). “Discussant of a paper” Presented at the American Accounting Association 2015 National American Accounting Association Chicago, IL
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Comerford, D. (2015). “Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK):” Presented at the American Accounting Association Northeast Region of AAA Providence, RI
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). “Diamond Foods” Presented at the American Accounting Association Poster presentation, National Meeting of AAA Chicago, IL
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2015). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: A Comprehensive Case in Financial Statement Analysis” Presented at the North American Case Research Association 2015 Annual NACRA Conference Orlando, FL
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2015). Presented at the American Accounting Association Northeast Region of AAA, Paper discussant Providence, RI
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2014). “National Petroleum Corporation: Voicing Values for Furthering Organizational Good” Presented at the North American Case Research Association 2014 Annual NACRA Conference Austin, TX
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2014). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: A comprehensive case in financial auditing” Presented at the Northeast section of American Accounting Association 2014 Annual conference Albany, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2013). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: Anatomy and Motivations of Earnings Manipulation” Presented at the2013 Annual Meeting of the Northeast American Accounting Association Hartford, CT
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2013). “Diamond Foods, Inc.: Anatomy and Motivations of Earnings Manipulation” Presented at the2013 Annual Meeting of North American Case Research Association Victoria, BC, Canada
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Yezegel, A. (2013). “Spectacular Airlines, Inc.: Implications of the Transition to IFRS in the Context of Cross-Border Acquisitions” Presented at the American Accounting Association 2013 Annual Meeting of American Accounting Association Anaheim, CA
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2012). “Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK):” Presented at the24th Asia-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues Maui, Hawaii
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2012). “Acquisition of Hutchison Essar (India) by Vodafone (UK):” Presented at the American Accounting Association Northeast Region of AAA Providence, RI
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2012). “Financial Inclusion & Microfinance in Developing Economies” Presented at the University Grants Commission International Conference on Financial Inclusion & Microfinance in Developing Economies
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Gupta, A., Raman, K. (2011). “Assumed returns on pension plans and the firm's cost of debt” Presented at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore IIM Bangalore Research Seminar Series Bangalore, India
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2011). “Spectacular Airlines Inc.” Presented at the California State University Asia-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues Beijing, China
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2011). “Integrated Perspectives: Experiences in Developing and Delivering a Required Course in the MBA Program” Presented at the HBS, IIMA, IIMC Management Education, The Road Ahead (METRA) Ahmedabad, India
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Gupta, A., Raman, K. (2011). “Pension Plan Returns and the Firm's Cost of Debt” Presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting San Francisco
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2010). “Max-Value Stores, Inc.: Financial Reporting of Gift Cards” Presented at the American Accounting Association Northeast AAA Meeting Burlington, VT
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Gupta, A., Raman, K. (2010). “Pension Plan Returns and the Firm's Cost of Debt” Presented at the Financial Management Association FMA Annual Meeting New York,NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Gupta, A., Raman, K. (2010). “Assumed return on pension plans and the firm's cost of debt” Presented at the Binghamton University (SUNY) Binghamton University Research Seminar Binghamton, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Feldmann, D. A. (2005). “Dividend Imputation Systems in Industrialized Countries: An Examination of Relative Tax Burdens” Presented at theNortheast Regional Meeting of the American Accounting Association Tarrytown, NY
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2001). “Implementing Service-Learning in Intermediate Accounting” Presented at the2001 Ohio Region Meeting of the American Accounting Association Middlebury Heights
  • Gujarathi, M. R., Barua, S. K. (2001). “Effectiveness of Minimum Tax Legislation and Its Effect on Corporate Financial Reporting: A Comparative Analysis Between U.S. and India” Presented at theAnnual Meeting of the American Accounting Association Atlanta, GA
  • Gujarathi, M. R., McQuade, R. J. (2001). “Implementing Service-Learning in Intermediate Accounting” Presented at theAnnual Meeting of the American Accounting Association Atlanta, GA
  • Gujarathi, M. R. (2001). “Accrual Accounting for Infrastructure Assets: Implications for Developing Countries” Presented at theThirteenth Asia-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues Rio de Janeiro
  • Service

    Department Service


  • Committee Member for AOL Advisory Board 2016 - Present
  • Other for Chair, Tenured Group, Accountancy Department 2015 - Present
  • Course Coordinator for Coordinator of Financial Reporting Courses, Accountancy Department 2008 - Present
  • Task Force Member for GB Revision Task Force 2021 - 2021
  • Committee Chair for MSA Restructuring Financial Reporting Group 2021 - 2021
  • Faculty coach for PwC Case Competition 2021 - 2021
  • Departmental representative for Undergraduate Academic Programs Fair 2021 - 2021
  • Committee Member for Recruiting Committee attending Miami Rookie Camp 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for Departmental AACSB Accreditation Committee 2019 - 2020
  • Committee Chair for AC 450 Review Committee 2019 - 2019
  • Mentor (Faculty) for Deloitte FanTAXtic Case competition 2019 - 2019
  • Committee Chair for Chair, Recruiting Committee 2017 - 2017
  • invited faculty member for Ph. D. Admissions Committee 2017 - 2017
  • Committee Member for Recruiting Committee 2015 - 2016
  • Mentor (Faculty) for Accountancy department 2016 - 2016
  • Committee Member for MSA Restructuring Committee 2014 - 2015
  • Committee Member for Journal List Committee 2013 - 2015
  • Secretary for Secretary, Accountancy Department, Tenured Group 2005 - 2015
  • Committee Member for AACSB Recruiting Chapter Sub-committee 2014 - 2014
  • Featured Speaker for Graduate Accounting Association 2014 - 2014
  • Class visitor for Doctoral Students' Teaching Evaluation 2013 - 2013
  • Mentor (Faculty) for Primaray Adviser 2013 - 2013
  • Committee Chair for Recruiting committee 2012 - 2013
  • Committee Member for Evening MBA Curriculum Meeting 2010 - 2011
  • University Service


  • Faculty Fellow for Hoffman Center for Business Ethics 2020 - Present
  • Committee Member for Bentley Retirement Plan Investment Committee 2019 - Present
  • Beta Alpha Psi 2021 - 2021
  • Task Force Member for Bentley Beliefs/Values Working Group 2018 - 2020
  • Committee Member for Mee Family Prize Selection Committee 2019 - 2019
  • Case provider for Bentley Business Bowl 2018 - 2019
  • Committee Member for GB 112/212 Review Committee 2017 - 2017
  • Committee Member for Graduate Waiver Working Group 2014 - 2015
  • Hosted a member of the team for NEASC Visitation Committee 2013 - 2013
  • Committee Member for Promotion and Tenure Committee 2010 - 2011
  • Professional Service


  • Editor (Associate), Journal for Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation 2019 - Present
  • Editor, Journal for Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation 2019 - Present
  • Committee Member for MSCPA Academic and Career Development Committee 2018 - Present
  • Committee Member for Academic and Career Development Committee, Massachusetts Society of CPAs 2017 - Present
  • Editor (Associate), Journal for Journal of Accounting Education 2016 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation 2016 - Present
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer for Journal of Accounting Education 2015 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Journal of Accounting Education 2010 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Review of Accounting and Finance 2009 - Present
  • Committee Chair for AAA IAS Outstanding International Accounting Educator Award Committee 2021 - 2022
  • Committee Member for 2021 Notable Contribution and 2021 Distinguished Contributions to Accounting Literature Committee 2020 - 2021
  • Committee Member for AAA Council Advocacy Review Committee 2019 - 2021
  • Committee Member for Outstanding Accounting Educator Committee, American Accounting Association 2019 - 2021
  • Executive Committee of International Accounting Section, AAA 2018 - 2021
  • Committee Member for Governing Council of the American Accounting Association 2018 - 2021
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for FARS Section, American Accounting Association, Financial Reporting Policy Committee 2017 - 2020
  • Other for Deloitte Trueblood Seminar 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for Advisory Board of International Accounting Section of AAA 2018 - 2019
  • Committee Chair for Nominations Committee, International Accounting Section of AAA 2018 - 2019
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for American Accounting Association Annual Meeting - 2018
  • Committee Member for American Accounting Association, Global Engagement Committee 2017 - 2018
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for Annual meeting of mid-Atlantic Region of AAA - 2018
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for Annual meeting of the Western Region of AAA - 2018
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for Mid-Year Meeting of the International Accounting Section - 2018
  • Committee Member for Auditing Section, American Accounting Association, Innovation in Audit and Assurance Education Award 2017 - 2017
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Business and Society Review 2017 - 2017
  • Committee Member for New Faculty Consortium Committee, American Accounting Association 2014 - 2017
  • Senior Faculty Expert for New Faculty Consortium 2017 - 2017
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for American Accounting Association Annual Meeting 2016 - 2016
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for American Accounting Association 2016 - 2016
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting 2016 - 2016
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Advances in International Accounting 2015 - 2016
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for Northeast Region of AAA 2014 - 2016
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for American Accounting Association Annual Meeting 2015 - 2015
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Journal of Banking and Finance 2015 - 2015
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Managerial Auditing Journal 2015 - 2015
  • Committee Member for Innovation in Accounting Education Award Committee, American Accounting Association 2014 - 2015
  • Committee Member for Outstanding Section Service Award Committee, International Accounting Section, American Accounting Association 2014 - 2015
  • Editor (Associate), Journal for Issues in Accounting Education 2012 - 2015
  • Reviewer, Conference Paper for North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting 2015 - 2015
  • Committee Chair for Co-chair, Mid-year 2015 Meeting, International Accounting Section, American Accounting Association 2014 - 2015
  • American Accounting Association for Nominating Committee, International Accounting Section 2013 - 2014
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Issues in Accounting Education 2010 - 2012
  • Committee Member for Outstanding Dissertation Award Committee, International Accounting Section, AAA 2012 - 2012
  • Annual Program Committee for International Section, American Accounting Association 2010 - 2011