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Jones, Keith

Academic Unit:Accounting
Position:Associate Professor, Area Chair, and Director, Investor Protection and Corporate Fraud Research Center
Office Location:Enterprise Hall 120A
Office Hours:Monday 1:30 - 2:30 PM, Wednesday 4:30 - 5:30 PM, or by appointment
Research Interests:
  • Fraud risk assessments
  • The theory of white-collar crime and its impact on auditors
  • Ethics
  • PhD - Accounting, University of Arizona
  • MA - Accounting, Brigham Young University
  • BA - Accounting, Brigham Young University

Keith L. Jones graduated with a MA and BA in accounting from Brigham Young University and earned his doctorate from the University of Arizona.

Jones's research interests include fraudulent financial reporting, earnings management, fraud theory, and ethics. His papers have been presented at numerous conferences including conferences at the American Accounting Association (both national and sectional) and The Internal Symposium of Audit Research.

Jones has industry experience as an auditor with Deloitte & Touche.

George Mason University School of Business

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