S Venkateswar

Overview

Department: 
School of Economics and Business Administration » Accounting
SMC Email Address: 
Contact Information: 

Contact:
Email: sv6@stmarys-ca.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. Accounting, The University of Georgia, 1989


Professional Licenses & Certification

  • Certified Management Accountant -
  • Certified Public Accountant -

Professional Experience

Teaching Experience:

  • Associate Professor of Accounting: Saint Mary's College of California - 2013 - present


Fellowship:

  • American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium Fellow - American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium (1988)

Courses Taught

Fundamentals of Financial and Managerial Accounting

Intermediate Accounting

MBA Financial Accounting

International Accounting

Presentations

Selected Presentations

  • Robustness of the Black-Scholes Model in Pricing Indian Stock Options. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2009 International Conference of Allied Academies
    (2009)
  • Mumbai as an International financial Center. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2008 Allied Academies Conference
    (2008)
  • Volatility in International Capital Markets and its impact on BSE. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2008 International Finance Conference at Bharatidasan University
    (2008)
  • Hedge Accounting under IAS 39. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2007 Allied Academies International Conference
    (2007)
  • Accounting for Contracts on Equity Instruments of an Entity Applying International Accounting Standards 32. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2006 Allied Academies International Conference
    (2006)
  • Demand Focused Supply Chain Management. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2005 Allied Academies International Conference
    (2005)
  • Vendor Managed Inventory Systems. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    International Applied Business Research Conference
    (2004)
  • Taxation of Foreign Students in Texas Universities. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Rice, John (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Allied Academies Fall 2003 International Conference
    (2003)
  • Stock-Jobbing: A Look into Early British Enactments. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2002 IBER Conference
    (2002)
  • Information Content of Segmental Disclosures. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Emerging Issues in International Accounting Conference 2000
    (2000)
  • A study of International Stock Market Linkage. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1999)
  • Long-term Incentive Schemes and Managerial Policy Decisions: An Empirical Study. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1998)
  • Long-term Performance Plans and Shareholder Value: An Empirical Study. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1997)
  • Segmental Disclosures, Information Asymmetry, and Market-Maker Behavior: Assessment through the Bid-Ask Spread. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1996)
  • Accounting Regulation and Reporting in China: Implications for International Investors. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1995)
  • The Adjustment of Stock Returns to Alternate Earnings Expectation Models in the Bombay Stock Exchange. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Iyer, V.M. (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Mid-West Regional Conference of the American Accounting Association
    (1994)
  • The Relationship of Mexican Stock Market to other International Stock Markets and NAFTA Signatories. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Iyer, V.M. (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1994)
  • A Framework for Cost Accounting Systems in the New Manufacturing Environment. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference in Atlanta
    (1993)
  • Earnings Announcements and Abnormal Returns in the Bombay Stock Exchange. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Iyer, V.M. (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues
    (1993)
  • Conversion Costs Allocation in Kanban systems. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1992)
  • Regulation, Market-Maker Behavior and Information Asymmetry: Assessment through the Bid-Ask Spread. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Ohio Regional Meeting of the American Accounting Association
    (1992)
  • A Survey of Businessmen and Chartered Accountants' Attitude towards Advertising Accounting Services in India. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    IV Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues
    (1992)
  • A Research Framework for Advertising Accounting Services in India. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    III Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues
    (1991)
  • The Relationship Between Certain Asian Stock Markets and other International Stock Markets. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    III Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues
    (1991)
  • Stock Options as Long-Term Incentive Compensation. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1991)
  • Regulation and Distributive Efficiency: A Study of Mandated Replacement Cost Disclosures. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    Association of Management Conference
    (1991)
  • Market Reaction to Long-Term Incentive Plan Adoption: Equity Dilution as an Explanatory Variable. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    South-West Regional Meeting of the American Accounting Association
    (1991)

Conference Presentation

  • Roadmap to IFRS Convergence in India: Realistic or Fantasy.. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Hilborn, J (talk, speech or lecture, co-author)
    2012 International Finance Conference
    (2012)
  • CHINDIA – A Re-Awakening of China and India as Economic Powerhouses. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Zipf, Eric (talk, speech or lecture, co-author)
    2011 International Finance Conference
    (2011)
  • Corporate Governance Failure at Satyam Computer Services. Venkateswar, Sankaran and Wildman, Bryan (talk, speech or lecture, co-author)
    2010 International Finance Conference
    (2010)
  • Mumbai as an International Financial Center. Venkateswar, Sankaran (talk, speech or lecture, primary presenter)
    2009 International Finance Conference
    (2009)

Publications

  • Venkateswar, Sankaran & Hilbron, J. (2012). Roadmap to IFRS Convergence in India: Realistic or Fantasy. SMART Journal of Business Management Studies, Vol. 8, Iss. 2, 1-7.
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran & Zipf, Eric. (2011). CHINDIA – A Re-Awakening of China and India as Economic Powerhouses. SMART Journal of Business Management Studies, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, 1-5.
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran & Wildman, Bryan. (2010). Corporate Governance Failure at Satyam Computer Services. Journal of Business Management Studies, Vol. 6, Iss. 2.
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. (2009). Assessing Mumbai as an International Financial Center. Journal of Business Management Studies, Vol. 5, Iss. 2.
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 2008. Volatility in International Capital Markets and its impact on the BSE, Journal of Business Management Studies, vol. 4, issue 2
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 2006. Stock-Jobbing: A Look into Early British Enactments, Indian Economic Journal, vol. 52, issue 1-2, pg.73-76
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 2005. “International Accounting: Choi and Meek”, Issues in Accounting Education, vol. 4, pg.366
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 2005. Accounting in Vendor Managed Inventory Systems, Management Accountant, vol. 39, issue 9, pg.698-99
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran and Rice , John. 2004. Taxation of Foreign Students in Texas Universities, New Accountant
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. April 2001. The Adjustment of Stock Returns to Annual Earnings Announcements in the Bombay Stock Exchange, Indian Economic Journal, vol. 48, issue 4, pg.41-46
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. May 1998. Australian Company Financial Reporting: 1997, Issues in Accounting Education, vol. 13, issue 2, pg.462-63
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. October 1996. When Lean Enterprises Collide: Competing through Confrontation, The Accounting Review, vol. 71, issue 4, pg.592-593
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1995. A Survey of Businessmen and Chartered Accountants' Attitudes Towards the Advertising of Accounting Services in India, Advances in Accounting in Emerging Economies, vol. 3, pg.171-179
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1994. Accounting for Financial Analysis, Issues in Accounting Education, vol. 9, issue 2, pg.426-427
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. November 1993. A Framework for Management Accounting Systems in the New Manufacturing Environment, Management Accountant, pg.817-822
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. January 1993. Management Accounting in Troubled Waters, Management Accountant, pg.7-8
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1993. Regulation, Market-Maker Behavior and Distributive Efficiency: A Study of Mandated Replacement Cost Disclosures, Journal of Applied Business Research, vol. 9, issue 1, pg.60-68
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1992. Regulation, Market-Maker Behavior and Information Asymmetry: Assessment through the Bid-Ask Spread, British Accounting Review, vol. 24, pg.139-155
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1992. Market Reaction to Long-Term Incentive Plan Adoption: Equity Dilution as an Explanatory Variable, British Accounting Review, vol. 24, pg.67-76
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1992. The Relationship of the Indian Stock Market to other International Stock Markets, Indian Economic Journal, pg.105-109
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. December 1991. Manufacturing Environment in the 1990s and Beyond, Management Accountant, pg.975-977
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran and Schneider, D.K. January 1991, Chartered Accountant, pg.564-567
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran and Bonnici, J. May 1990. The Marketing Concept: Implications for Practice Development, Chartered Accountant, pg.860-861
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran and Sarasohn, L.J. February 1990. Computer Resource Costing: New Directions, Chartered Accountant, pg.628-30
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. 1990. Incentive Compensation Plans: A Boost to Morale and Productivity, Chartered Accountant, pg.79-80
  • Venkateswar, Sankaran. June 1988. Cost Allocation in a Just-in-Time Production Environment, Management Accountant, pg.439-440

Honors, Awards & Grants

Honors: 
  • Beta Gamma Sigma

Interests

Scholarly Interests: 

Interests

  • Research Interests
    International finance and accounting. Disclosure regulation and equity valuation. Capital market research. Agency theory approach to performance evaluation of corporate executives. Accounting history with special focus on British East India Company accounting practices
  • Teaching Interests
    Financial Accounting (Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced), Nonprofit Accounting and Managerial Accounting (Introductory and Advanced).