Dr. Bilal Makkawi

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Title: 
Associate Professor
Office Location: 
GSBM 566
Phone: 
443-885-4459
Email: 
bmakkawi@yahoo.com
Education:

Ph.D.   Florida International University - Accounting,  1998
M.A.   University of Florida - Accounting (Statistics minor),  1986
M.B.A.   University of Florida - Finance,  1981
B.B.A.   American University of Beirut - Business Administration (Psychology minor),  1978

Education:

Ph.D.   Florida International University - Accounting,  1998
M.A.   University of Florida - Accounting (Statistics minor),  1986
M.B.A.   University of Florida - Finance,  1981
B.B.A.   American University of Beirut - Business Administration (Psychology minor),  1978

Recent Publications
Makkawi, B., Amoah, N. Y., Bonaparte, I., & Kelly, M. (2018, May). Accounting Irregularity, Improper Revenue Recognition and Auditor Litigation.   American Accounting Association, Mid Atlantic Regional Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland.
Makkawi, B. & Amoah, N. (2007, January). Softnet System: Fraud or Expertise.   American Accounting Association - Auditing Section, San Diego, California. 

National
Makkawi, B. & Lamptey, E. (2017). , Absolute Trust: The Global Clean Case.   Amercian Accounting Associaton Forensic Accounting section, Orlando, Florida.
Makkawi, B., El Mahdy, D., & Tollerson, C. (2017, May). Corporate Governance and the Global Financial Crisis: Some Recommendations.   2017 American Accounting Association May 2017
Mid-Atlantic Conference, Arlington, Virginia.
Makkawi, B., Gleason,, K., & Smith, D. (2017, May). Auditor Pricing of Delisting Risk: Evidence from Reverse Stock Splits.   2017 American Accounting Association May 2017 Mid-Atlantic
Conference, Arlington, Virginia.
Makkawi, B., Omar, A., & Thiruvadi, S. (2016, May). The association between audit committee financial experts' characteristics and audit fees.   2017 American Accounting Association May 2017 Mid-Atlantic Conference, Arlington, Virginia.
Makkawi, B., Amoh, N., & Muzorewa, s. (2014, April). Onics Corporation: Related Party Transactions and Auditor's Assessment of Fraud Risk.   AAA Mid-Atlantic Region, King of Prussia,
Pennsylvania.
Makkawi, B. (2014, April). Firm-initiated clawback provisions and audit committee quality.   AAA Mid-Atlantic Region, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
Makkawi, B., Keys, P., & Deal, C. (2011, September). An Investigation of Going Concern Models in the Post Sarbanes-Oxley Period.   Academy of Business Research, Atlantic City, New Jersey.