Travis Dyer

Travis Dyer

Assistant Professor

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Faculty Area

Faculty Expertise

  • Accounting
  • Machine Learning
  • Economics


Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell Directory Entry


Professor Dyer is an assistant professor of accounting at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. His research focuses primarily on the determinants and outcomes of both disclosure 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 Financial Reporting, and Auditing: a Journal of Practice and Theory. Before joining Cornell University, he obtained his PhD in Accounting from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina. He currently teaches financial statement analysis for the MBA programs.

Selected Publications

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Student Teaching Award (2017) University of North Carolina

Recent Courses

  • NBA 5060/LAW 6060 - Financial Statement Analysis

Academic Degrees

  • PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018
  • MAcc Brigham Young University, 2013
  • BS Brigham Young University, 2013

In the News

April 07, 2016
Rethinking Disclosure

May 05, 2016
The Ever-Expanding 10-K: Why Are 10- Ks Getting So Much Longer (and Does It Matter)?

Travis Dyer