FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 22, 2002
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.Dr. Ron Stunda, associate
professor of accounting at Birmingham-Southern College, has been
presented with an Outstanding Manuscript for Accounting Research
Award by the American Academy of Accounting and Finance.
The award was presented at the group's recent
annual conference in Las Vegas for Stunda's paper The
Effects of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filings on Earnings Forecasts.
More than 100 colleges and universities from the U.S. and 12 other
nations were represented at the conference.
A native of Monessen, Pa., Stunda joined the Birmingham-Southern
faculty in 1995. He earned his bachelor's degree at Pennsylvania
State University, his MBA at the University of Alabama at Birmingham,
and his doctorate at Florida State University.