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Magro, Anne

Academic Unit:Accounting
Position:Associate Professor and MS Accounting Academic Director
Phone:703-993-1765
Office Location:Enterprise Hall 102
Office Hours:By Appointment
Research Interests:
  • Cognition and judgment/decision making of accountants and users of accounting information, especially tax professionals.
Education:
  • PhD - Accountancy, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • MS - Taxation, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • BS, University of Michigan
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Prof. Magro holds a B.G.S. from The University of Michigan and a M.S. (Tax) and Ph.D. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and she was previously a member of the faculties of Rutgers University, University of Oklahoma, and University of Texas-Austin.

Her research addresses how characteristics of the decision maker, task, and environment interact to affect the judgment and decision-making of preparers and users of accounting information.

Professor Magro has been published in The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of the American Taxation Association, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Decision Science. She currently serves as an Associate Editor for Behavioral Research in Accounting and on the editorial boards of The Accounting Review and Advances in Behavioral Accounting Research. Professor Magro is an active member of the American Taxation Association and the Accounting, Behavior, and Organizations section of the American Accounting Association.

Magro is an active member of the Accounting, Behavior, and Organizations section of the American Accounting Association as well as the American Taxation Association. She has served on the faculties of University of Texas-Austin, University of Oklahoma, and Rutgers University.

George Mason University School of Business

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