Stephen Perreault

Associate Professor

Contact Information:

sperreau@providence.edu

401.865.1892

Ryan Center for Business Studies 356

Education:

Ph.D. - Accounting University of Massachusetts

Area(s) of Expertise:

Auditing

Selected Publications:

Lauck, J. Perreault, S. Rakestraw, J. Wainberg, J. How auditors' fraud inquiry strategies can increase the likelihood of whistleblowing. Current Issues in Auditing.

Kuselias, S. Perreault, S. Shafer, M. (2021) The Financial and Tax Considerations of Social Security and Early Retirement. Journal of Wealth Management, The.

Lauck, J. Rakestraw, J. Perreault, S. Wainberg, J. (2021) Strategic audit inquiry: The impact of timing and the promotion of statutory protections on client fraud disclosures. Accounting Horizons.(34), 153-167.

Berger, L. Perreault, S. Wainberg, J. (2017) Hijacking the moral imperative: How financial incentives can discourage whistleblower reporting. Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.(36), 1-14.

Perreault, S. Luippold, B. Wainberg, J. (2017) The impact of client error-management climate and the nature of the auditor-client relationship on external auditor reporting decisions.. Behavioral Research in Accounting.(29), 37-50.

Perreault, S. Kida, T. Piercey, D. (2017) The relative effectiveness of simultaneous versus sequential negotiation strategies in auditor-client negotiations. Contemporary Accounting Research.(34), 1048-1070.

Bline, D. Perreault, S. Zheng, X. (2016) Do accounting faculty characteristics impact CPA exam performance? An investigation of nearly 700,000 examinations. Issues in Accounting Education.(31), 291-300.

Wainberg, J. Perreault, S. (2016) The unintended consequences of whistleblower protections: How explicit protections activate implicit threats. Behavioral Research in Accounting.(28), 83-93.

Perreault, S. Kida, T. (2011) The relative effectiveness of persuasion tactics in auditor client negotiations. Accounting Organizations & Society.(36), 534-547.

Selected Presentations:

Kuselias, S. Earley, C. Perreault, S. Hawaiian Accounting Research Conference. , Honolulu, HI - "The Impact of Firm Affiliation on Accountants’ Error Reporting Decisions: An Experimental Investigation" January, 2022

Kuselias, S. Earley, C. Perreault, S. International Symposium of Audit Research. , Maastrict, Netherlands - "The Impact of Firm Identity on Accountants’ Error Reporting Decisions: An Experimental Investigation" June, 2018

Kuselias, S. Earley, C. Perreault, S. American Tax Association Midyear Meeting. , New Orleans, LA - "The Impact of Firm Identity on Accountants’ Error Reporting Decisions: An Experimental Investigation" February, 2018

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