Mark S. Bettner & Michael P. Coyne, Editors of the Financial Accounting, Auditing and Taxation Collection
Mark S. Bettner, PhD, is a Christian R. Lindback Chaired Professor at Bucknell University where he has taught courses
in accounting and financial management for twenty- seven years. He advises small businesses as a financial consultant,
and he teaches regularly in the Pennsylvania Banking Association’s School of Commercial Lending.


Michael P. Coyne is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Fairfield University. His research interests include the
Critical Assessment of the Accounting Profession and its related accounting standards/tax regulations, Business Ethics,
and Accounting Education. He has Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut, an MBA in Finance and International Business
from New York University and a B.S. from Fairfield University.