Michael Neel

Assistant Professor

Michael Neel


Michael Neel has been an assistant professor of Accounting at the C. T. Bauer College of Business since 2011. He earned the Leroy and Lucille Melcher Faculty Excellence Award for teaching in 2013, and received the Dean's Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Student in 2011 while attending Texas A&M. He receieved his PhD from Texas A&M University's Mays Business School and his ME in Economics from North Carolina State University. Neel is an active member of the American Accounting Association (AAA), having served as a reviewer and discussant for several AAA meetings. He is also an Ad-hoc referee for Contemporary Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, Accounting Horizons, International Journal of Accounting, Journal of Accounting Literature, and Journal of Applied Accounting Research


  • Neel, M. Accounting Comparability and Economic Outcomes of Mandatory IFRS Adoption. Contemporary Accounting Research 34(1): 658-690.
  • Ahmed, A., M. Neel, and D. Wang. 2013. Does Mandatory Adoption of IFRS Improve Accounting Quality? Preliminary Evidence. Contemporary Accounting Research 30(4): 1344-1372.

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  • ACCT 3367 - Intermediate Accounting I


Texas A&M University, PhD
North Carolina State University, ME Economics