MaryJane Rabier

Assistant Professor of Accounting

MaryJane Rabier

MaryJane Rabier

MaryJane joins Olin Business School after working for 4 years at McGill's Desautels Faculty of Management. MaryJane received her PhD from the University of Maryland in 2014. Prior to her PhD, MaryJane was a federal tax accountant for KPMG Pittsburgh.

Area of Expertise

Accounting, Financial Reporting, Business/Corporate Strategy


  • Ph D 2014, University of Maryland
  • B.S.B.A. 2007, University of Pittsburgh

Research Interests

Financial accounting, financial reporting, voluntary disclosure, mergers and acquisitions, earnings management, human capital, corporate strategy, conference calls

Selected Publications

  • "Do Managers’ Affiliation Ties Have a Negative Relationship with Subordinates’ Inter-firm Mobility? Evidence from Large US Law Firms.", Organization Science, Issue 1, with Seth Carnahan, J. Uribe, 2022
  • "Value is in the eye of the beholder: The relative valuation roles of earnings and book value in merger pricing", The Accounting Review, Issue 1, 335-362, 2018
  • "Acquisition Motives and the Distribution of Acquisition Performance", Strategic Management Journal, Issue 13, 2666-2681, 2017


MaryJane Rabier