Seminars & Conferences

Date Speaker
August 12, 2014 Naomi Soderstrom
September 19, 2014 Jake Thomas
October 3, 2014 Ed Owens
November 21, 2014 Rich Frankel
December 4, 2014 TJ Wong
December 12, 2014 Holger Daske
   
January 21, 2015 Wayne Landsman
February 6, 2015 Nastia Zakolyukina
February 13, 2015 Raffi Indjejikian
February 20, 2015 Anne Beatty
March 6, 2015 Gauri Bhat
March 13, 2015
Ilia Dichev
March 20, 2015 Pingyang Gao
March 27, 2015 Mary Barth
April 3, 2015 Joao Granja
April 24, 2015 Jared Jennings
Date Speaker Topic
September 13, 2013 Sudarshan Jayaraman
Washington University in St. Louis
The Effect of Economic Integration on Accounting Comparability: Evidence from the Adoption of the Euro
October 4, 2013 Rodrigo Verdi
MIT
Financial Reporting Regulation, Information Asymmetry and Financing Decisions around the World  
October 11, 2013 Chandra Kanodia
University of Minnesota
Who Benefits from Fair Value Accounting?
October 25, 2013 Ilan Guttman
New York University
Not Only What But also When: A Theory of Dynamic Voluntary Disclosure  
November 1, 2013 Rick Johnston
Rice University
Crowdsourcing Forecasts: competition for sell-side analysts?
November 8, 2013 Jeff Yu
SMU
R&D Reporting Rule and Firm Efficiency
November 22, 2013 Sarah Zechman
University of Chicago
Do Managers Tacitly Collude to Withhold Industry-Wide Bad News?
March 14, 2014 Shiva Rajgopal
Emory University
Stock Picking Skills of SEC Employees
April 4, 2014 Anne Beatty
Ohio State University
 
Date Speaker Topic
September 30, 2011 Andy Leone
University of Miami
 
November 4, 2011 Xue Wang
Emory University
The Economic Impact of the Dodd Frank Act of 2010: Evidence from Market Reactions to Events Surrounding the Passage of the Act
November 18, 2011 Brian Bushee
Wharton
Do Investors Benefit from Selective Access to Management?
November 30, 2011 Marcus Kirk
University of Florida
Investor Relations and Regulation FD
December 9, 2011 Chris Williams
University of Michigan
Delayed Expected Loss Recognition and the Risk Profile of Banks
January 13, 2012 Feng Li
University of Michigan
Estimating the Amount of Estimation in Accruals
March 9, 2012 Luzi Hail
Wharton
Mandatory IFRS Reporting and Changes in Enforcement*
March 30, 2012 Wendy Wilson
SMU
Financial Reporting Credibility After SOX:Evidence From Earnings Restatements
April 13, 2012 Regina Wittenberg-Moerman
University of Chicago
Debt Analysts’ Views of Debt-Equity Conflicts of Interest
April 27, 2012 Mary Billings
NYU
Continuation Options and Returns-Earnings Convexity
Date Speaker Topic
September 10, 2010 Teri Yohn
Indiana University
Disaggregating Operating and Financing Activities: Implications for Forecasts of Future Profitability
October 29, 2010 Terry Shevlin
University of Washington
Real Effects of Accounting Rules: Evidence from Multinational Firms’ Investment Location and Profit Repatriation Decisions
December 13, 2010 Mark Bradshaw
Boston College
Opacity, Crash Risk and Option Smirk Curves
January 21, 2011 Eric Yeung
University of Georgia
The Post Forecast Revision Drift and Underreaction to Industry-Wide and/or Firm-Specific Earnings
February 11, 2011 Christine Botosan
University of Utah
Representationally Faithful Disclosures, Organizational Design and Managers' Segment Reporting Decisions
March 4, 2011 Robert Bushman
UNC
Accounting Discretion, Loan Loss Provisioning, and Discipline of Banks ‘Risk-Taking’
March 18, 2011 Michelle Hanlon
MIT
 
March 25, 2011   Steve Stubben
UNC  
The Role of Target Firms’ Accounting Information in Acquisitions*
April 8, 2011 Feng Li
Michigan
 
  • October 20, 2009 - Andy VanBuskirk, University of Chicago
  • November 3, 2009 - Stephanie Sikes, Duke
  • November 06, 2009 - Ella Mae Matsumura, University of Wisonsin
  • November 20, 2009 - Bill Mayew, Duke
  • November 23, 2009 - K. Ramesh, Michigan State
  • November 30, 2009 - Mohan Venkatachalam, Duke
  • January 15, 2010 - Aieysha Dey, University of Chicago
  • January 29, 2010 - Lone Star
  • February 12, 2010 - Karthik Ramanna, Harvard University
  • February 26, 2010 - Ken Merchant, USC
  • April 16, 2010 - Kyle Peterson, University of Oregon
  • April 23, 2010 - Yu Gao, University of Minnesota
 
  • November 30 - Annie Farrell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • January 18 - Nicole Johnson, University of California-Berkeley
  • February 15 - Darren Roulstone, University of Chicago
  • March 21 - Joe Weber, MIT
  • April 18 - K. Ramesh, Michigan State & SEC
 
  • September 22 - Frank Selto, University of Colorado
  • October 27 - Cathy Shakespeare, University of Michigan
  • November 10 - Derek Oler, Indiana University
  • January 26 - Kristy Towry, Emory University
  • February 24 -Mike Shields, Michigan State University
  • March 2 - Jennifer Blouin, University of Pennsylvania
  • March 30 - Lakshmanan Shivakumar, University of London
  • April 13 - Taylor Randall, University of Utah