scarlett song

Scarlett Song

Assistant Professor
Accounting and Finance
Phone: (603) 862-3310
Office: UNH Accounting and Finance, Paul College Rm 360J, Durham, NH 03824

Scarlett is an Assistant Professor in Accounting at Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics. She received her B.A. from Sun Yat-sen University, an MBA and an MSA from SUNY Binghamton, and a Ph.D. from Boston University. Her research interests include the following:

- intersection of accounting and marketing
- intersection of accounting and healthcare
- financial reporting and disclosure

She has published in top-tier accounting and management journals (Review of Accounting Studies, Management Science). Her dissertation received the best paper award at the 2019 AAA Northeast Meeting, and is among SSRN's Top Ten download list for: Advertising.

Scarlett teaches classes at the undergraduate and MBA levels. She received the highest course rating among all 10 sections when teaching Financial Accounting at the undergraduate level in Boston University.

Courses Taught

  • ACC 501: Survey of Accounting
  • ADMN 919: Management Accounting


  • Ph.D., Accounting, Boston University
  • M.B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton
  • M.S., State University of New York at Binghamton
  • B.A., Sun Yat-sen University

Research Interests

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Finance

Selected Publications

  • Anderson, J., Cao, Y., Riedl, E. J., & Song, S. X. (2023). Other comprehensive income, its components, and analysts’ forecasts. Review of Accounting Studies, 28(2), 792-826. doi:10.1007/s11142-021-09656-y