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Luis Betancourt

Associate Professor of Accounting

When started working at JMU: 2003

Office: 330 Zane Showker Hall
Phone: 540-568-3069
Email: betanclx@jmu.edu
Mailing address: JMU, College of Business, Harrisonburg, VA 22807





Ph.D., University of Central Florida
M.B.A., University of Maryland
B.S., Salisbury State

Professional Interests:  
Capital Markets, Accounting Standard Setting, Financial Institutions

Personal Interests:
Biking, Running, and Hiking 

Current Courses Taught:
Finance, Advanced Accounting

Key Publications:
“The Accounting for Joint Ventures Moves Closer to Convergence: Are Financial Statement Users Better Off?” with C. Baril, The CPA Journal, forthcoming. 

 “Ponzi-Scheme Losses: Indirect Investor and State Tax Issues,” with W. VanDenburgh and N.Nichols, Journal of Accountancy, February 2011.

“Accounting for Securitizations:  A Comparison of SFAS 140 and IASB 39," with A.Adhikari, Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, Volume 19, Issue 1, Spring 2008

“Mortgage Banking Activities and Mortgage Backed Securities,” Bureau of National Affairs (BNA) Tax and Accounting Portfolio 5208, (Accounting Policy and Practice Series), with C. Johnson and S. Nowakowski, 2008