Accounting Workshop Spring 2018





April 13

3:30 - 5:00pm

Pepa Kraft

HEC Paris

Do Rating Agencies Apply Standards Consistently ? Coarseness in Ratings around the Dodd-Frank Act


April 20

3:30 - 5:00pm

Gaizka Ormazabal

IESE, U of Navarra

Disclosure Regulation and Corporate Acquisitions


May 4

3:30 - 5:00pm

An-Ping LIN 


Star Analyst Voting and Stock Recommendation Bias  

May 8

3:30 - 5:00pm

Jennifer Blouin

U of Pennsylvania

Corporate Tax Cuts, Merger Activity, and Shareholder Wealth


May 18

3:30 - 5:00pm

Frank Weikai Li


Information Acquisition and Expected Returns; Evidence from EDGAR Search Traffic


June 1

3:30 - 5:00pm

Szu-fan Chen


Unlucky Firms and Unforgiving Banks and Auditors: the Cost of Nuisance Securities Litigation


8 June

3:30 - 5:00pm

Thomas Bourveau


Rent-Extraction in Audit: Evidence from Hurricanes


June 15

3:30 - 5:00pm

Jochen Pierk

Erasmus U

Multinational Tax Avoidance: Is It All About Profit Shifting?


june 22

3:30 - 5:00pm

Kevin Chen


Disclosure of Internal Control Weaknesses and Auditors' Litigation Risk


5 Jul

3:30 - 5:00pm

Mingyi Hung


The Effect of Bank Health on Borrowers' Voluntary Capital Expenditure Forcasts: Evidence from the ECB's

Liquidity Injection