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Dr. Vinita Ramaswamy Dr. Vinita Ramaswamy Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs; Tenured Professor of Accounting
Accounting
713/525-6913


Dr. Vinita Ramaswamy teaches financial accounting and forensic accounting. Her research areas include financial accounting, forensic accounting and corporate social responsibility. She can speak on financial accounting, forensic accounting and corporate social responsibility. Her research areas include financial accounting, forensic accounting and corporate social responsibility.

Areas of Expertise
Financial Accounting, Forensic Accounting, Corporate Social Responsibility

Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Accounting - University of Houston (1994)
  • Masters of Commerce - Accounting - Meenakshi College (1984)
  • Bachelor of Commerce - Business Accounting - Delhi University (1981)

Publications

  • "Improving Internal Controls over Inventory with RFID"
    Review of Business Information Systems
    (2013)
  • "Earnings Growth and Revenue Expansion as Determinants of CEO Compensation"
    IABPAD Conference, Dallas, April 2012 (2012)
  • "The Annual Report and Corporate Social Responsibility"
    Business Research Yearbook
    (2011)