Pros and Cons of Using Non-GAAP Metrics for Executive Compensation, Including ESG Considerations

This article was first available to subscribers of Accounting Quality Insights by Audit Analytics on Bloomberg, Eikon, FactSet, and S&P Global. There has been considerable debate about companies that use non-GAAP metrics for executive compensation and whether these firms are … Continue reading

Academic Literature Review: Accounting Reporting Complexity and Non-GAAP Earnings Disclosure

The overall complexity of financial disclosures affects the ability of anyone reading the financial statements, including stockholders, regulators, and investors, to analyze and assess the information presented. One way to measure complexity of disclosures is by determining accounting reporting complexity … Continue reading