Ian Tarrant

Clinical Assistant Professor
Accounting and Law

  • Faculty Director, MBA Program


PhD, Pennsylvania State University
MS, Michigan State University
BA, Michigan State University

Teaching Interests

  • Financial accounting
  • Managerial accounting

Research Interests

  • Executive compensation
  • Market microstructure
  • Mandatory and strategic voluntary disclosure

Selected Publications

“Anticipated Financial Incentives in CEO Compensation Contracts: Estimation and Application”

“The Effect of Disclosure and Prices on Uninformed Traders' Beliefs and Trading: An Experimental Study on Public Forecasts”


  • MGA 603: Financial Accounting for Managers
  • MGA 306: Financial Reporting & Analysis


  • Certified Public Accountant, Michigan