The effects of expert status on the audit of complex estimates
It is proposed that auditors overestimate specialists’ competence. The teams wants to conduct an experiment to examine whether auditors rely more on the high status specialists than the situation would warrant.
To study the impact of specialist involvement on audit quality.
Dr. Justin Leiby
Prof. Anna Gold
Prof. Kathryn Kadous
University of Georgia (USA)
09/17 – 08/20