Ph.D. Risk Management and Insurance, University of Georgia (2017)
B.S. Economics, Pennsylvania State University (2012)
Evan Eastman earned his Ph.D. at the University of Georgia in 2017. Evan's research primarily focuses on accounting discretion in the insurance industry.
Eastman, Evan M., David L. Eckles, and Andrew Van Buskirk, Forthcoming, "Accounting-Based Regulation: Evidence from Health Insurers and the Affordable Care Act," The Accounting Review.
Born, Patricia H., Evan M. Eastman, and W. Kip Viscusi, Forthcoming, "Reducing Medical Malpractice Loss Reserve Volatility through Tort Reform," North American Actuarial Journal.
Barth, Michael M., Evan M. Eastman, and David L. Eckles, 2019, "It's About Time: An Examination of Loss Reserve Development Time Horizons," North American Actuarial Journal, 23(2): 143-168.
Berry-Stölzle, Thomas R., Evan M. Eastman, and Jianren Xu, 2018, "CEO Overconfidence and Earnings Management: Evidence from Property-Liability Insurers' Reserve Errors," North American Actuarial Journal, 22(3): 380-404.
Carson, James M., Evan M. Eastman, and David L. Eckles, 2018, "Ratings: It's Accrual World," Journal of Risk and Insurance, 85(3): 787-809.
- Harris Schlesinger Memorial Doctoral Award, 2016
- Semi-finalist for the FMA Best Paper Award in Corporate Finance, 2016
- Hagen Family Foundation Travel Award, 2016
- Mark Dorfman Best Ph.D. Student Paper Award, 2015