Department of Accounting and Finance

Isho Tama-Sweet, PhD, CMA

Chair M&M, Interim Chair MIS, and Associate Professor of Accounting

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Personal Summary

Dr. Tama-Sweet teaches courses that focus on the intersection of accounting, technology, and data analytics. He is passionate about empowering accounting students though development of an analytical mindset while also providing an excellent foundation in technical skills.

Dr. Tama-Sweet is married and has two children, and enjoys skiing, cycling, and surfing.

Education

PhD, University of Oregon

MBA, University of California, Davis

BA, Cornell University

Courses Taught

Accounting and Data Analytics

Accounting Information Systems

Managerial and Cost Accounting

Selected Publications

Forthcoming and Published Papers

Eiler, L., Miranda-Lopez, J., and I. Tama-Sweet, 2020.  The impact of accounting disclosures and the regulatory environment on the information content of earnings announcements. The International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance Forthcoming.

Miranda-Lopez, J. and I. Tama-Sweet, 2018.  Investor clienteles and the value relevance of accounting information:  Evidence from Mexico.  International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation, 14(2/3), 105-127.

Eiler, L., Miranda-Lopez, J., and I. Tama-Sweet, 2015.  The impact of accounting disclosures and the regulatory environment on the information content of earnings announcements. The International Journal of Accounting, 50(2), 142-169.

Tama-Sweet, I. and L. Zhang, 2015.  The value relevance of fair value financial assets during and after the 2008 financial crisis:  Evidence from the banking industry. Journal of Finance and Bank Management, 3(1) 11-24.

Tama-Sweet, I., 2014.  Changes in earnings announcement tone and insider sales.  Advances in Accounting, 30(2), 276-282.

Davis, A., and I. Tama-Sweet, 2012.  Managers' use of language across alternative disclosure outlets: Earnings press releases versus MD&A.  Contemporary Accounting Research, 29 (3), 804-837. 

 

Textbook Chapters

Firth, D., and I. Tama-Sweet, 2019. Validation services for permissioned blockchains. In Essentials of Blockchain Technology. Francis & Taylor Publishers, forthcoming

Affiliations

Member, Montana Society of CPAs

Member, Institute of Management Accountants