Robert Bushman


Information for Decision Making, Incentives, and Strategy

Robert Bushman’s research encompasses theoretical and empirical inquiry into issues of information in capital markets, performance measurement and incentive compensation design, and international aspects of corporate governance.

Professor Bushman is The Forensic Accounting Distinguished Professor at UNC Kenan-Flagler and an award-winning teacher. He teaches courses in corporate governance, financial accounting and structuring complex deals. He also has done extensive executive teaching for Andersen Consulting and GlaxoSmithKline, and has spoken to numerous executive groups.

He received his PhD from the University of Minnesota and BBA in accounting from Ohio University.