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Oklahoma State University



School of Accounting
Aso Prof

STILLWATER, OK 74078-4011
Phone: 405-744-8606


Sandeep Nabar (PhD, University of Texas at Austin) is an Associate Professor of Accounting in the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University. He was previously on the faculty at The State University of New York, Buffalo. He currently teaches financial and managerial accounting in OSU's MBA program, as well as a doctoral seminar in empirical research. His research interests include financial reporting, capital markets, and corporate governance.


  • Ph D, University of Texas at Austin, Accounting, 1997
  • MBA, University of Bombay (Jamnalal Bajaj Institute), Finance, 1987
  • Other, University of Bombay (Sydenham College), Commerce, 1985


  • Sandeep Nabar and Chuong Do. (2019). "Macroeconomic Effects of Aggregate Accounting Conservatism: A Cross-Country Analysis". Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting. (30), 5, 83-107.
  • Sandeep Nabar, Eric Rapley, and Brooke Beyer. (2018). "Real Earnings Management by Benchmark-Beating Firms: Implications for Future Profitability". Accounting Horizons (Forthcoming). (32), 4, 59-84.
  • Li Li Eng, Joohyung Ha, and Sandeep Nabar. (2014). "The impact of Regulation FD on the information environment: Evidence from the stock market response to stock split announcements". Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. (43), 4, 829-853.
  • Li-Li Eng, Sandeep Nabar, and M. Mian. (2008). "Cross Listing, Information Environment and Market Value: Evidence from U.S. Firms that List on Foreign Stock Exchanges". Journal of International Accounting Research. (7), 2, 25-41.
  • Y. Kim and Sandeep Nabar. (2007). "Bankruptcy Probability Changes and the Differential Informativeness of Bond Upgrades and Downgrades". Journal of Banking and Finance. (31), 12, 3843-3861.
  • Sandeep Nabar and K. Boonlert-U-Thai. (2007). "Earnings Management, Investor Protection, and National Culture". Journal of International Accounting Research. (6), 2, 35-54.
  • Li-Li Eng and Sandeep Nabar. (2007). "Loan Loss Provisions By Banks in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore". Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting. (18), 1, 18-38.
  • K. Boonlert-U-Thai, Gary Meek, and Sandeep Nabar. (2006). "Earnings Attributes and Investor Protection: International Evidence". International Journal of Accounting. (41), 4, 327-357.
  • Li-Li Eng, Sandeep Nabar, and C. K. Chng. (2005). "The Predictive Value of Earnings, Cash Flows and Accruals in the Period Surrounding the Asian Financial Crisis: Evidence from Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand". Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting. (16), 3, 165-193.
  • S. Cho, R. Hagerman, Sandeep Nabar, and E. Patterson. (2003). "Measuring Stockholder Materiality". Accounting Horizons. (17), 63-76.

Editorial and Review Activities

  • Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation
    Editorial Board Member
    March 2011
  • International Journal of Emerging Markets
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal of Forensic and Investigative Accounting
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2016 - 2016
  • Journal of International Accounting Research
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2015 - 2016
  • Advances in Accounting
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2014 - 2015
  • Brazilian Review of Finance
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Accounting Review
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2011 - 2012
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2009 - 2010
  • AAA National, Section Mid-year, and Regional Meetings
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    1997 - 2010
  • Accounting Horizons
    Ad Hoc Reviewer
    2008 - 2009

Awards and Honors

  • Chandler-Frates & Reitz Teaching Excellence Award (2014)
  • Halliburton Research Award (2007)
  • Chandler-Frates & Reitz Teaching Excellence Award (2006)
  • Professor of the Year Award (2006)

Academic, Military, and Professional Positions

  • School of Accounting, Oklahoma State University, Associate Professor, 2008
  • University of Glasgow, Visiting Academic, January 2010 - June 2010
  • School of Accounting, Oklahoma State University, Assistant Professor, 2002 - 2007
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, Assistant Professor, August 1997 - July 2002
  • Grindwell Norton Limited, Mumbai, India, Financial Officer, Corporate Planning and Control, June 1987 - July 1990