Nhat (Nate) Q. Nguyen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Accounting Academic Department
(970) 491-0512
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Ph.D. in Accounting, University of Iowa, 2019

Master in Accounting, Binghamton University, 2013

Bachelor in Accounting, Binghamton University, 2012


Dr. Nguyen joins the Colorado State University as an Assistant Professor in Accounting after finishing his Ph.D. in Accounting at the University of Iowa in 2019. He enjoys teaching financial accounting at the undergraduate level (intro and intermediate) and graduate level (financial statement analysis). 

Dr. Nguyen does archival research with a focus on financial accounting properties. Specific areas of interest include accounting comparability, accounting conservatism, macro forecasting ability of accounting information, management forecasts, analyst forecasts, firm network centrality, and climate impact on financial reporting. 

Dr. Nguyen holds the Financial Sustainability Accounting (FSA) Credential created by the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB). 


Recent Publications:

Chircop, J., Collins, D. W., Hass, L. H., & Nguyen, N. Q. (2020). Accounting comparability and corporate innovative efficiency. The Accounting Review95(4), 127-151. https://doi.org/10.2308/accr-52609

Collins, D. W., & Nguyen, N. Q. (2022). Aggregate accounting research and development expenditures and the prediction of real gross domestic product. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy41(1), 106901. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaccpubpol.2021.106901

Collins, D.W., Nguyen, N.Q., & Nguyen, T. T. (2024). Manager sentiment and conditional conservatism. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 1–35. https://doi.org/10.1111/jbfa.12780

Paik, D. G., Meng, B., Lee, B. B., & Nguyen, N. Q. (2024). CEO turnover after product-harm crises. Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance. 1 - 23. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcaf.22693