Professor Christopher Yust teaches and conducts research in the area of financial reporting. His research interests include financial reporting, banking, litigation, and financial misconduct. Dr. Yust’s research is published in leading scholarly journals including The Accounting Review, The Review of Accounting Studies, The Journal of Law and Economics, and The Journal of Risk and Insurance.
Dr. Yust received a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin and work experience in public accounting (both audit and transaction services) and standard setting (at the FASB). Prior to beginning his career, he received an undergraduate (summa cum laude) degree in accounting with a psychology minor and a master’s degree in finance from Texas A&M University. Dr. Yust and his wife, Adrienne, are the proud parents of a precious (and precocious) daughter and two rescue dogs.