Faculty Profile for Dr. Glen Young

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Dr. Glen Young
Assistant Professor — Department of Accounting
MCOY 446
phone: (512) 245-3296

Biography Section

Research Interests

shareholder activism, the role information intermediaries in capital markets, investor information acquisition, content analysis of financial disclosures

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Young, G. M., Swanson, E., & Yust, C. (2021). Are All Activists Created Equal? The Effect of Interventions by Hedge Funds and Other Private Activists on Long-term Shareholder Value. Journal of Corporate Finance, 72. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2021.102144
  • Young, G. M. (2024). Under the Spotlight: How Media Coverage Impacts Shareholder Activism Campaigns. Corporate Ownership and Control, 21(2), 70–85. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv21i2art6
  • Wood, D., Young, G. M., & 300+ Various. (2023). The ChatGPT Artificial Intelligence Chatbot: How Well Does It Answer Accounting Assessment Questions? Issues in Accounting Education, 38(4), 81–108.
  • Henke, T. S., Guragai, B., & Young, G. (2021). Discontinued Operations and Dividend Payout Policy. Review of Accounting and Finance, 20(5), 326–347. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/RAF-11-2020-0326

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State Alumni Association. 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: School of Accountancy Director’s Award, Brigham Young University. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Marriott School Dean’s List, Brigham Young University. 2007 - 2010

Selected Grants

  • Young, Glen Michael. McCoy Faculty Development Grant, Texas State University. (Funded: 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Accounting Advisory Board Curriculum Committee
February 2022-Present
Board Member
Ridgemont Homeowner's Assocation
June 2020-Present
Faculty Advisor
Beta Gamma Sigma Faculty Advisor
Graduate Curriculum Committee
Board Member
Education Reach for Texans