Department of Accountancy Research Workshop Series

2019-2020 University of Notre Dame Accountancy Research Workshop Series

Hal White, Committee Chair

Committee: Andy Imdieke, John Donovan, Erik Beardsley, Zach Kowaleski, Jessie Watkins


Date Presenter
August 23

Michael Donohoe, University of Illinois
The economic consequences of regulating corporate tax planning advice

August 30  
September 3 Marcel Tuijn, University of Notre Dame CARE Research Scholar
Shall we talk prices? The fine line between disclosure, competition and legal issues
September 6  
September 12-13 University of Notre Dame Department of Accountancy
Fall Research Conference
Dinner Thursday Evening - 6 pm - Foleys, O'Neill Hall, South Stadium Complex

(Enter at Door 10)
Friday - 7:45 am to 5:00 pm | MCoB 161 | Schedule
September 20 Rick Laux, Purdue University
How do Firms get such Low Effective Tax Rates? The Role of Benign Tax Positions
September 27  
October 4  
October 8 Martin Kapons, University of Notre Dame CARE Research Scholar
Performance-Related De-listings: Effects on Estimates of Earnings Persistence and Implications for Earnings Forecasting Models
October 11 Ties de Kok, University of Washington
Reporting Frequency and Market Pressure in Crowdfunding Markets
October 18  
October 25  
November 1 Teri Yohn, Northwestern University
Fundamental Analysis and Optimal Portfolio Construction
November 8  
November 15 Jeff Burks, University of Notre Dame
Do Banks Really Sell Securities to Smooth Earnings?
November 22 Andrew Kitto, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Profit persistence in the U.S. audit market
November 29  
December 6 Sugata Roychowdhury, Boston College
Peer Effects in Restructuring Charges: Evidence from Economic Recessions

2:30 PM | MCoB 122 
See M:drive or calendar entry for documents
December 13  
December 20  
December 27  
January 3  
January 9 Beardsley / Imdieke Brown Bag
Does audit office focus on non-audit services distract from audit quality?
Paper will be distributed internally; questions, contact Lorie Marsh
12:00 - 1:00 pm | MCoB 121 | Lunch provided by Panera
January 17 Data Analytics for Accounting Recruiting Workshop
Details to Follow
MCoB 122 | 3-4 pm
January 24  
January 31 Anne Albrecht, Texas Christian University
Non-GAAP Earnings and Auditors’ Going Concern Opinions
MCoB 122 | 1:00 - 2:30 PM *PLEASE NOTE TIME* 
February 7  
February 14 Jessie Watkins Brown Bag
February 21  
February 28 Patrick Martin, University of Pittsburgh
German and US Investment Professionals’ Use of Corporate Social Responsibility
Disclosures in Their Personal Investment Decisions and Recommendations to Clients
March 6  
March 13  
March 27  
April 3  
April 10  
April 24 Fraud Day
May 1  
May 8  
May 15  
June 8-12 CARE Conference
June 12-13

Midwest Accounting Research Conference
University of Iowa