Department of Accounting and Law

Dr. Elizabeth Ekmekjian


Office:   VRB 4063
Phone:   973-720-3851
Office Hours:   by appointment

Department: Accounting and Law
Position: Professor
Area Specialization: Tax, law, and accounting. Currently, I have focused on the continuing saga of multiple state taxation of professional athletes.

Professional Degrees

LL.M. in Taxation, New York University of Law, 1998
JD, Seton Hall Law School, 1994
BA, Accounting and Business Management, Upsala College, 1984

Professional Licenses

Member of New Jersey State Bar
Member of New York State Bar
Certified Public Accountant - New Jersey

Representative Publications & Presentations

Refereed Journal Articles

Snyder, T. C., Ekmekjian, E. C. (2014). What are the regional impacts of the homebuyer's tax credit on housing and the economy? Advances in Management and Applied Economics, 4(3), 55-65.

Avdeev, V., Ekmekjian, E. C. (2012). The Need for Hybrid Businesses: Examining Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies and Benefit Corporations. CPA Journal, August 2012, 48-53.

Ekmekjian, E. C. (2008). Behind the Scenes: The 5 ‘W’s’ of Administering a College of Business Professional Enrichment Program. Journal of Business Case Studies, 4(3), 71-77.

Ekmekjian, E. C., Drucker, A., Klein, H., Basile, A. (2008). CSI Accounting: A New Trend in Educational Training. Journal of College Teaching and Learning, 5(1), 1-4.

Conference Proceedings

Bing, R., Ekmekjian, E. C. (2015). Is "Old School" "Good School" in the Field of Accounting?. Society of Business Research.

Snyder, T. C., Ekmekjian, E. C. (2013). What Are the Regional Impacts of the Home Buyer's Tax Credit on the Housing Market and the Overall Economy?. The Society of Business, Industry, and Economics 15th Annual Conference.

Mir, R. A., Kashyap, R. K., Godar, S. H., Ekmekjian, E. C. (2012). Is doing the right thing a strategy: Rethinking the relationship between corporate social responsibility and firm performance. Proceedings of the Southern Management Association Annual Meeting.

Ekmekjian, E. C., Avdeev, V., Bing, R., Steele, G. T. (2011). Shrinking Revenues Prompt State Action (pp. 139-141). Northeast Business and Economics Association.

Ekmekjian, E. C., Drucker, A., Klein, H., Basile, A. (2008). CSI Accounting: A New Trend in Educational Training (pp. 1-4). Venice: International Business & Economics Research Conference and Teaching & Learning Conference.