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Jonathan Milian

Jonathan Milian

Associate Professor
School of Accounting

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, MANGO 317
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-3263


  • Ph.D. in Business Administration
    University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • Master of Accounting
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
  • Master of Business Administration
    University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Areas of Expertise

  • Empirical Capital Markets Research
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Voluntary Disclosure
  • Insider Trading

Professional Activities

Dr. Milian became a CPA in the State of Florida in 2008 and is a member of the American Accounting Association.

His dissertation is titled “An Empirical Examination of Disclosure Horizon: Evidence from the Term Structure of Implied Equity Volatilities.”

Courses Taught

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Evaluation of Financial Reports, Business Analysis and Valuation
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Ph.D. Dissertation
  • Seminar in Financial Accounting
  • Seminar: Special Topics in Accounting Research
  • Value Added Accounting Practices in Strategic Business

Refereed Journal Articles

Milian, J. A. (2018). The Information Content of Guidance and Earnings. European Accounting Review, 27(1). View Article

Milian, J. A., Smith, A. L., & Alfonso, E. (2017). Does an Analyst's Access to Information Vary with the Favorableness of Their Language when Speaking to Management? Accounting Horizons, 31(4). View Article

Milian, J. A., & Smith, A. L. (2017). An Investigation of Analysts' Praise of Management during Earnings Conference Calls. Journal of Behavioral Finance, 18(1). View Article

Milian, J. A. (2016). Insider Sales Based on Short-term Earnings Information. Review of Quantitative Finance & Accounting, 47(1). View Article

Milian, J. A. (2015). Unsophisticated Arbitrageurs and Market Efficiency: Overreacting to a History of Underreaction? Journal of Accounting Research, 53(1). View Article

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