Accounting & Finance

Seminars & Events

The Division of Accounting and Finance has one of the most active visiting speaker programmes in the UK. If you have questions regarding the seminars, please contact Sangita Mistry on 0161 275 0447 or sangita.mistry@manchester.ac.uk

Accounting & finance seminars 2017/18

DATE VENUE TYPE SPEAKER TITLE
Wednesday 4 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Accounting  Assist Prof Gianfranco Siciliano University of Bocconi What's in a Name? Eponymous Private Firms and Financial Reporting Quality
Thursday 5 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Assoc Prof Gustavo Manso University of California Shareholder Litigation and Corporate Innovation
Wednesday 11 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Accounting Assoc Prof Bertrand Malsch Queens University Canada How to Become an Ex-Auditor: Exiting Work and Restorative Memory
Wednesday 18 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Dr Anastasios Kagkadis Lancaster University Management School Forward Moments and Risk Premia Predictability
Wednesday 18 October 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House Accounting      Assist Prof Anita Meidell  Norwegian School of Economics Risk Appetite and its Materalization in Risk Management Practices: A Case Study in the Aerospace Industry
Wednesday 25 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Ran Duchin University of Washington Dissecting Conglomerates
Wednesday 25 October 2-4.30pm Room B6 AMBS East Accounting  Prof Brendan O'Dwyer Alliance Manchester Business School  
Wednesday 1 November 10am-3pm  Theatre 2 Crawford House Finance Prof Michael Brennan UCLA Anderson School of Management
Wednesday 1 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting  Terhi Chakhovich (Postdoctoral Researcher) University of Turku   Time Rationalities: Complementing "The Orientation from the Present" and the Focus on "short" and "long terms" in Performance Measurement
Wednesday 8 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Ian Marsh Cass Business School Volatility and the Cross -Section of Returns on FX Options 
Wednesday 15 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Mr Siyang Tian Cass Business School Cross-Border Buyout Performance
Wednesday 22 November 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Murillo Campello Cornell University Exporting Uncertainty: The Impact of Brexit on Corporate America
Wednesday 22 November 2-4pm  Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Dr Jonathan Jona University of Melbourne Measurement and Market Valuation of Climate Risk 
Wednesday 29 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Assist Prof Gi Kim Warwick Business School On the Dynamics of Corporate Bond Ownership
Wednesday 6 December 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance Assist Prof Walter Pohl Norwegian School of Economics Asset Pricing with Heterogeneous Agents and Long-Run Risk
Wednesday 6 December 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House Accounting  Dr Shaohua He University of Lancaster  Do Financial Statements of Audit Firms Provide Information about Auditor Independence?
Wednesday 7 February 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Peter Feldhutter Copenhagen Business School Leveraged Buyouts and Credit Spread
Wednesday 7 February 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Ms Saipriya Kamath London School of Economics Ismorphism in Working Capital
Tuesday 13 February 4pm Room G045 Dover Street  Accounting  Prof Ian Thomson University of Birmingham  Accountability, Maps and Inter-generational Equity: Evaluating the Nigerian Oil Spill Monitor 
Tuesday 20 February 2-4pm Room B3 AMBS East  Accounting Professor Sheila Killian University of Limerick Social Accounting and Co-creation of Corporate Legitimacy
Wednesday 28 February 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Prof Andrew Patton Duke University What You See is Not What You Get: The Costs of Trading Market Anomalies
Wednesday 28 February 2-4pm Room B7 AMBS East Accounting Prof Antti Rautiainen University of Jyvaskyla Finland Hybridization or escalating conflicts in health care? The role of accounting as an affective technology
Wednesday 7 March 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House  Finance  Prof John Cotter University College Dublin  Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide: Asset Diversification in a Flat World 
Wednesday 7 March 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Accounting Prof Chris Chapman University of Bristol  Values and Management Control in Practice: Routines of Measurement and Deliberation
Wednesday 14 March 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Prof Tyler Shumway University of Michigan Can Individual Investors Time Bubbles?
Wednesday 14 March 2-4pm Room B7 AMBS East Accounting  Prof Marie-Soleil Tremblay Ecole nationale d'administration publique in Quebec Canada  When do Accounting Firms Produce Public Outcomes? (Re)Positioning the Public Interest in Auditing
Wednesday 21 March 2-4pm Room B3 AMBS East Finance Prof Chu Zhang HKUST Business School Why Did the Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity Decline over Time?

Wednesday 21 March 1.45-3.15pm

3.30-5pm

Room B7 AMBS East 

 

Joint Accounting Seminars

 

Prof Jim Ohlson New York University

 

Prof Matthias Mahlendorf  Frankfurt School of Finance and Management

Researchers' Data Analysis Choices: An Excess of False Positives 

Expectation Accuracy, Cost Behavior and Slippery Prices

Wednesday 18 April 2-4pm Room B6 AMBS East Accounting  Mr Ruishen Zhang Frankfurt School of Finance and Management  Language Commonality and Sell-side Information Production
Monday 23 April 2-4pm Room B3 AMBS East  Accounting  Prof Sugata Roychowdhury  Boston College  Does Litigation Encourage or Deter Real Earnings Management? 
Wednesday 25 April 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Assoc Prof Vidhi Chhaochharia University of Miami Child Care Provision and Women's Careers in Firms
Wednesday 25 April 2-4pm Room B7 AMBS East Accounting Prof Ulf Bruggemann Humboldt-Universitat Zu Berlin Asset Reclassification and Bank Recapitalization during the Financial Crisis 
Wednesday 2 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Prof Jeffery Unerman Royal Holloway University of London Encoding, decoding and recoding value and capital in integrated reporting: from policy to practice
Wednesday 2 May 2-4pm Theatre 2 Crawford House Finance  Assist Prof Pat Akey Rotman School of Management  

Thursday 3 May 2-4pm

Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance  Assist Prof Jan Bena University of British Columbia  
Wednesday 16 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Prof Christian Wagner Copenhagen Business School  
Wednesday 23 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Chris Veld Monash University  
Thursday 31 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Bohui Zhang UNSW  
Wednesday 6 June 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Lizzy Berger  
         

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We are the largest grouping of accounting and finance scholars in the UK, building on almost 50 years of research in Manchester, and one of the leading centres for research across the world.

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  • Address: 
    Manchester Accounting & Finance Group
    Alliance Manchester Business School
    Booth Street East
    Manchester
    M13 9SS, UK

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