Welcome to the University of Miami School of Business

Accessibility Navigation:

Faculty and Staff

Oscar J. Holzmann

Oscar J. Holzmann

Associate Professor, Accounting

(305) 284-6342
Kosar Epstein 309

Research Interests

  • Issuance, Application and Effects of Financial Accounting Standards

Selected Publications

“Income Measures of Conglomerate Performance,” Quarterly Review of Economics and Business (coauthor with Copeland and Hayya)

“Current Cost and Present Value in Income Theory,” The Accounting Review (coauthor with Cook)

“Central American Budgeting Scorecard: Cross Cultural Insights,” Journal of International Accounting Auditing & Taxation (coauthor with Collins and Mendoza)

“Strategy, Budgeting and Crisis in Latin America: A Non-Recursive Causal Model,” Accounting, Organizations and Society (coauthor with Collins and Mendoza)

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Faculty Resident, Auditing Division, Arthur Andersen and Co., Chicago, Illinois
  • Consultant, International Accounting Standards Board, for the Spanish translation of its English language standards, which are followed throughout Latin America and Spain


  • Ph.D., Business Administration with concentration in Accounting, Pennsylvania State University
  • M.S., Accounting, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.S., Economics, Gannon College


  • Financial accounting
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements
  • Advanced accounting problems
  • Disclosure rules

    School of Business Administration
    P.O. Box 248027, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-6520
TEL: 305-284-4643
FAX: 305-284-6526
GRADUATE: 305-284-2510
UNDERGRADUATE: 305-284-4641