Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconNameWilliam WempeImageWilliam WempeFirstnameWilliamLastnameWempeOffice Phone(817) 257-7614
Position:Professor of AccountingDepartment:Accounting DepartmentOffice:Neeley 3208Role:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D.,Texas A&M University, 1998
  • MBA, Wichita State University, 1989
  • BS, Accounting, McPherson College, 1986
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Accounting/Supply Chain interface
  • Tax
  • Healthcare
Courses Taught
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Tax
  • Business Ethics
  • Accounting Ethics
  • Study Abroad
Key Publications
  • The Effects of Healthcare Payment Systems on Skilled Nursing Facilities’ Cost Structure and Human Resource Strategies, Journal of Management Accounting Research, forthcoming (with Elizabeth Plummer)
  • Health Insurers' Claims and Premiums Under the Affordable Care Act: Evidence on the Effects of Bright Line Regulations - Journal of Risk and Insurance, March 2020 (with Sandy Callaghan and Elizabeth Plummer).
  • Supply Chain Power and Real Earnings Management: Stock Market Perceptions, Financial Performance Effects, and Implications for Suppliers - Journal of Supply Chain Management, January 2019 (with Danny Lanier and Morgan Swink).
  • The Affordable Care Act’s Effects on the Formation, Expansion, and Operation of Physician-Owned Hospitals – Health Affairs, August 2016 (with Elizabeth Plummer).
  • Concentrated Supply Chain Membership and Financial Performance: Chain- and Firm-Level Perspectives, Journal of Operations Management, January 2010 (with Danny Lanier, Jr. and Zach G. Zacharia).
  • Effective Tax Rate Changes and Earnings Stripping Following Corporate Inversion - National Tax Journal, December 2004 (with Jim A. Seida)
  • JIT Adoption: The Effects of LIFO Reserves and Financial Reporting and Tax Incentives - Contemporary Accounting Research, Fall 2004 (with Michael R. Kinney)
  • Further Evidence on the Extent and Origins of JIT's Profitability Effects - The Accounting Review, January 2002 (with Michael R. Kinney)
  • Do Capital Gain Tax Rate Increases Affect Individual Investors' Trading Decisions? - Journal of Accounting & Economics, August 2000 (with Jim A. Seida)
Awards / Recognition
  • Neeley School Undergraduate Teaching Award
  • Neeley School Graduate Teaching Award
International Experience
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Belgium
  • Germany
  • The Netherlands
  • Spain
  • Hungary
  • Greece
  • Turkey
  • China
  • Canada
  • Austria
  • Switzerland
  • Italy
  • South Africa
  • Botswana
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia