Accounting Workshop


Regina Wittenberg-Moerman


Thursdays 1:20-2:50 p.m.


Harper Center Lecture Hall C06

Papers and titles will be posted to the website when they become available. If you have any questions about the schedule, please email Gen Hensley or phone her at (773) 702-7460.

Spring Quarter 2013

Date Topic Speaker, Institution
April 4 "Who Benefits from Fair Value Accounting? An Equilibrium Analysis with Strategic Interactions" Chandra Kanodia, Minnesota
April 11 "Politicians and the IPO Decision: The impact of impending political promotions on IPO activity in China" Joseph Piotroski, Stanford
April 18 "Does Accounting Conservatism Impede Corporate Innovation?" Gilles Hilary, INSEAD
April 25 "Market Volatility Risk and Risk Premiums at Earnings Announcements" Mary Barth, Stanford
May 2 "Admitting mistakes: An analysis of restatements by foreign firms listed in the U.S." Suraj Srinivasan, Harvard
May 9 "The Role of Dynamic Renegotiation and Asymmetric Information in Financial Contracting" Michael Roberts, Wharton
May 16 No Workshop: JAR Conference  
May 23 No Workshop  
May 30 Expectations Management Tsahi Versano, Yale
June 6 No Workshop  

Winter Quarter 2013

Date Topic Speaker, Institution
January 7 "Supplier Relationship Characteristics and Disclosure of Forward-Looking Information" Edith Leung, Tilburg University
January 10 "Independent and Affiliated Analysts: Disciplining and Herding" Hao Xue, Carnegie Mellon University
January 17 "Consequences of Accounting Harmonization: IFRS Adoption and Cross-Border Contagion" Emmanuel T. De George, Michigan
January 24 "Disclosure Versus Recognition: Inferences From Subsequent Events" Jeremy Michels, University of Colorado, Boulder
January 31 "Mutual Monitoring within Top Management Teams: A Structural Modeling Investigation" Chen Li, Carnegie Mellon University
February 7 "How do disclosures of tax aggressiveness to tax authorities affect reporting decisions? Evidence from Schedule UTP" Erin Towery, University of Texas, Austin
February 14 No Workshop  
February 21 No Workshop  
February 28 "Aggregate Competition, Information Asymmetry and Cost of Capital: Evidence from Equity Market Liberalization" Karthik Balakrishnan, Wharton
March 7 TBD Joe Weber, MIT
March 14 TBD Jennifer Blouin, Wharton

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