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Events and Seminars

We hold seminars throughout the academic year. If you wish to present a paper to the group or if you would like further information on the seminars please contact us on 02476 528228 or accounting dot group at wbs dot ac dot uk

Autumn Term 2020/21

Date Presenter Affiliation Title
27/10/20
Online
Yves Gendron Laval University, Quebec Competing for Narrative Authority in Capital Markets: Financial Analysts vs. Activist Short Sellers
04/11/20
Online
Igor Goncharov Lancaster University Management School How do social planners design accounting standards? Evidence from central banks’ accounting choices

18/11/20
Online

Anette Mikes Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Arcs of engagement: Director involvement and the birth of new control processes

02/12/20
Online

Wenjiao Cao Erasmus University Rotterdam TBC

Summer Term 2019/20

Date Presenter Affiliation Title
06/05/20
Online
Chris Chapman University of Bristol Gamification as a control strategy

13/05/20
Online

Hilary Lindsay ICAEW Past President Learning frameworks for the future

22/07/20
Online

Jay Jung CASS Business School Is Your Surname Remunerative? Surname Favorability and CEO Compensation

23/09/20
Online

Gaizka Ormazábal IESE Business School, University of Navarra Switching From Incurred to Expected Loan Loss Provisioning: Early Evidence

Spring Term 2019/20

Date

Presenter

Affiliation

Title

15/01/20

Tong Li

WBS

The Mutualistic Relationship between Formal Finance and Informal Finance and Invisible Credit Layering: The Case Of China’s Commercial Paper Market

29/01/20

Xing Huan

WBS

Let’s talk about the weather: climate risk and bank earnings management

05/02/20

Ganesh Viswanath-Natraj

WBS

What Keeps Stable Coins Stable?

19/2/20

Dhanya Krishna Kumar

WBS

Detecting Academic Fraud Using Benford Law: The Case of Professor James Hunton.

26/2/20

David Veenman

University of Amsterdam

Crowdsourced Earnings Expectations and the Salience of Sell-Side Forecast Bias

04/03/20

Annette Quayle

QUT Business School, Queensland University of Technology

Public interest disclosures, whistleblowers and accounting for publicness: a review and call for new directions

Autumn Term 2019/20

Date

Presenter

Affiliation

Title

2/10/19

Nadia Matringe

London School of Economics

Accounting and the Making of Financial Markets InThe Early Modern Age.

16/10/19

Dan Segal

WBS / Arison School of Business, IDC Herzliya

Filing Speed, Information Leakage, and Price Formation.

30/10/19

Mohamed Janahi

WBS

Does ethnic diversity of the board affect the timeliness of loan loss provision reporting in banks?

13/11/19

Savvas Papadopoulos

University of Gothenburg

Are audit partners shaped by their daughters?: Female socialization and audit quality.

27/11/19

Pawel Bilinski

CASS

Does Regulatory Monitoring Improve M&A Outcomes?

4/12/19

Ruowen Xu

WBS

Data Science work at scale - social credit scoring in China.

Summer Term 2018/19

Date Presenter Affiliation Title
5.6.19 Larkshmanan Shivakumar London Business School Analysts’ estimates of the cost of equity capital*
17.6.19 Cynthia Hardy University of Melbourne Organizations, Risk Translation and the Ecology of Risks: The Discursive Construction of a Novel Risk

Spring Term 2018/19

Autumn Term 2018/19

Spring Term 2017/18