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Mark Lang is Thomas W. Hudson, Jr./Deloitte and Touche L.L.P.
Distinguished Professor at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the
University of North Carolina. Professor Lang’s research interests include
stock market valuation of accounting information; international accounting
and analysis; employee stock option valuation, taxation, and exercise
behavior; causes and effects of voluntary disclosure; and multinational tax
strategy. His research on stock options has been published in the Journal of
Finance, Quarterly Journal of Economics, and Journal of Accounting and
Economics. He has served on the International Accounting Standards Board’s
Share-Based Payment Advisory Group and the American Institute of CPAs
Blockage Factor Task Force. Professor Lang holds a BS from Sioux Falls
College and an MBA and a PhD from the University of Chicago.