Samuel Tan




PhD Candidate in Accounting

Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley


Research areas

Interface between law and accounting

Network effects and machine learning

Write-downs and accruals


Selected honors and awards

AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium fellow

AAA FARS Excellence in Reviewing Award

AAA FARS Outstanding Discussion Award

CMU Emerging Scholar Award finalist

Gil Geis Memorial PhD Scholarship


Recent and upcoming conference presentations

AAA Annual Meeting, San Diego

AAA Western Region Doctoral Student/Faculty Interchange, Seattle

AAA Western Region Meeting, San Francisco

CMU Accounting Mini Conference, Pittsburgh

Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Ithaca

Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference, London


Graduate student instructor

Financial Information Analysis

Introduction to Financial Accounting