School of Accountancy
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Professor Dyer is an assistant professor in the School of Accountancy at the BYU Marriott School of Business. He earned his bachelors and masters degrees in accounting at BYU and his doctorate in accounting at the University of North Carolina. Prior to joining BYU Marriott in 2021, he was on faculty at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.
His research focuses primarily on the disclosure choices and information retrieval choices by capital market participants, with a particular interest in capitalizing on new statistical analysis techniques such as machine learning. His research has been published in leading journals, including the Journal of Accounting and Economics, the Journal of Accounting Research, the Journal of Financial Reporting, and Auditing: a Journal of Practice and Theory.
Professor Dyer currently teaches financial statement analysis in the MBA, the Masters of Accountancy, and the Finance programs.
- PhD, Accounting, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018
- BS, Accounting, Brigham Young University, 2013
- MAcc, Brigham Young University, 2013
- "The demand for public information by local and nonlocal investors: Evidence from investor-level data", Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2021
- "Anonymous Equity Research", Edition 2, Volume 59, Pages 575-611, Journal of Accounting Research, 2021
- "Auditor litigation risk and the number of institutional investors", Edition 3, Volume 37, Pages 71-90, Auditing, 2018
- "DISCUSSION OF 10-K Disclosure Repetition and Managerial Reporting Incentives What Have We Learned and Where Do We Go with Textual Research?", Edition 1, Volume 2, Pages 132-137, JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL REPORTING, 2017
- "The evolution of 10-K textual disclosure: Evidence from Latent Dirichlet Allocation", Edition 2-3, Volume 64, Pages 221-245, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2017
- "Do managers really guide through the fog? On the challenges in assessing the causes of voluntary disclosure", Edition 2-3, Volume 62, Pages 270-276, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2016