2017-2018 Workshops

Stephannie Larocque, Committee Chair

Committee: F. Asis Martinez-Jerez, Andy Imdieke, John Donovan, Erik Beardsley


Date Presenter
August 25 Sarah McVay
University of Washington
Free Cash Flow Disclosure in Earnings Announcements
September 7-8

Department of Accountancy Fall Research Conference

Thursday Dinner Speaker: Daniel Hickey, Deloitte

Cocktails begin at 5:30 pm, FDL Parlor C&D, Hilton Garden Inn
Dinner begins at 6:30 pm, FDL Parlor C&D, Hilton Garden Inn

Sonja Rego, Indiana University - Who Invests in Corporate Tax Avoiders?
J. Harry Evans, University of Pittsburgh - Performance Measurement and Pay Dispersion
John Donovan, University of Notre Dame - Lenders’ use of analyst earnings forecasts when establishing debt covenant thresholds
Mike Minnis, Chicago Booth School of Business - Spillovers in Common Audit Markets

September 15 Ryan Wilson
University of Oregon
Macroeconomic Conditions and Corporate Tax Planning
September 22

Melissa Martin
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Compensation committee attributes and the treatment of earnings in incentive pay

September 29  
October 6 Sarah Stein
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
What’s in a Name? Initial Evidence of U.S. Audit Partner Identification Using Difference-in-Differences Analyses
October 13  
October 20 Fall Break
October 27 Ed Maydew
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
U.S. Firms on Foreign (tax) Holidays
November 3  
November 10

Chris Williams
University of Michigan
Informativeness and Timeliness of 10-K Text Similarity for Predicting Tail-Risk Comovement

November 17 Nemit Shroff
Does auditor regulatory oversight affect corporate financing and investment decisions?
November 24 Thanksgiving Break
December 1  
December 8  
December 15 Final Exams
December 22 Christmas Break
December 29 Christmas Break
January 5  
January 10 Recruiting
January 12 Recruiting
January 17 Recruiting
January 19 Recruiting
January 24 Recruiting
January 26  
February 2 Recruiting
February 7 Recruiting
February 9 Recruiting
February 16 Recruiting
February 23 Recruiting
March 2 Asis Martinez-Jerez
University of Notre Dame
March 9 Andy Imdieke
University of Notre Dame
March 16 Spring Break - No Workshop
March 23 Atif Ellahie
University of Utah
Do Managerial Expectations of Volatility Have Predictive Information Content?
March 30 Easter Break - No Workshop
April 6  
April 13 Eric Floyd
UC San Diego
April 20 Recruiting
April 27  
May 4 Christie Hayne
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Collaborating with Competitors: Mechanisms That Mitigate Coopetitive Tensions Among Member Firms in Accounting Associations and Networks
May 11