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 2018/19

DATE VENUE TYPE SPEAKER TITLE
Wednesday 19 September 2-3:30pm Theatre 2 Crawford House Finance Torben Andersen Kellogg School of Management The Pricing of Tail Risk and the Equity Premium
Wednesday 19 September 2-4pm Room B4 AMBS East Accounting  Tony Kang University of Nebraska-Lincoln  Internet Penetration and Accrual-Based Earnings Management: International Evidence
Wednesday 26 September 2-3:30pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Maria Cecilia Bustamante University of Maryland Strategic Capacity Choice and Supply Chain Risk 
Wednesday 3 October 2-3.30pm Room B3 AMBS East Finance    
Wednesday 10 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House   Accounting Yasmine Chahed LSE Disrupted Disruptors: How Technology Investments Change the Professional Firm
Wednesday 17 October 2:30-4pm Room B3 AMBS East Finance Paolo Fulghieri University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Uncertainty and Contracting in Organizations
Wednesday 17 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Accounting Internal qualitative research seminar  
Thursday 18 October 2-3:30pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Ron Masulis University of New South Wales (sabbatical in Cambridge) Private Benefits and Corporate Investments: The Case of Corporate Philanthropy
Wednesday 24 October 2-3.30pm Room B10 AMBS East Finance Stephen Figlewski NYU Stern An American Call IS Worth More than a European Call: The Value of American Exercise When the Market is Not Perfectly Liquid
Wednesday 24 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Ed Vosselman Radboud University Accounting as a mattering practice: exploring the full potential of the performativism
Wednesday 31 October 2-3:30pm Room B3 AMBS East  Finance Lyndon Moore University of Melbourne (sabbatical in Dublin) Rejected Stock Exchange Applicants: the fish that John West rejects
Wednesday 31 October 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Martin Messner University of Innsbruck Boundary Work and the Shifting Relationships between Accounting Technologies: Insights from the Emerging Field of Beyond Budgeting
Wednesday 7 November 2-3.30pm Room B10 AMBS East Finance Richard Payne Cass Business School The Skewness of the Stock Market at Long Horizons
Wednesday 7 November 2-3.30pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Robert Charnock University of Birmingham  Civil Society as a Quasi-Regulator: A study of emergent coordination in decentred climate governance 
Wednesday 14 November 2-3:30pm Room B10 AMBS East Finance Enrico Onali Nottingham University Debtholder Monitoring and Earnings Opacity
Friday 16 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting T J Wong University of Southern California Politics and Idiosyncrasy of Information: Evidence from Financial Analysts' Earnings Forecasts in a Relationship-based Economy
Wednesday 21 November 2-3:30pm Room 4.206 University Place Finance Dimitris Petmezas Surrey Business School Terrorist Attacks and Corporate Acquisitions
Wednesday 21 November 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Accounting Mariann Liguori Queen's University Belfast Justifying public-sector accounting change from the inside: ex-post reflections from three countries
Wednesday 28 November 2-3:30pm Room B3 AMBS East Finance Eser Arisoy NEOMA Business School Anticipated Regret in Financial Decision Making under Volatility Uncertainty
Thursday 29 November 2-3:30pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Ashwini Agrawal LSE Takeovers and Employee Job Search 
Wednesday 5 December 2-3:30pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Hans Degryse KU Leuven Inspect what you expect to get respect Can bank supervisors kill zombie lending?
Wednesday 5 December 2-4pm Room 5.205 University Place Accounting Mingzhu Wang King's College London  The Way to a Star Sell-side Analyst: Canvassing or Performing?
Wednesday 19 December 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Accounting  Igor Goncharov Lancaster University  (Why) Do Central Banks Care about Their Profits? 
Wednesday 30 January 1:30-3pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Ruediger Fahlenbrach Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne Why Are Firms with More Managerial Ownership Worth Less? 
Wednesday 6 February 1:30-3pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Joaquim Miranda Sarmento  Lisbon School of Economics (ISEG)  Renegotiating Public-Private Partnerships
Wednesday 13 February 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Luc Paugam HEC  Policing Financial Markets: The Rhetorical Battle of Whistleblowing Short Sellers
Wednesday 20 February 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Oliver Spalt Tilburg University Proxy Variables in Empirical Corporate Finance: Why Does Size Matter for Bidder Announcement Returns?
Wednesday 20 February 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Renata Stenka University of Reading Exploring regulatory habitus: The hegemonic discourse of the IASB
Wednesday 27 February 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Vaughan Radcliffe Ivey Business School Pulling at the Boundaries: Boundary Work and the Auditing of Government Advertising in Ontario
Tuesday 5 March 2-3:15pm Room 3.060 AMBS Finance Yuri Tserlukevich Arizona State University Competition, No-Arbitrage, and Systematic Risk
Wednesday 6 March 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Jim Ohlson Hong Kong Polytechnic University Accruals and Forecasting
Friday 15 March 2-4pm Room 3.014 AMBS Accounting Ted Christensen University of Georgia  
Wednesday 20 March 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Yuping Jia Frankfurt School of Finance and Management An Examination of Earnings Management that is Beneficial to Incumbent Shareholders
Wednesday 20 March 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS  Accounting Mary Canning University College Dublin Embedding offshoring within an audit firm: An exploration of the consequences
Thursday 21 March 2-3:15pm Room 3.060 AMBS Finance  Paolo Pasquariello University of Michigan (Ross)  Speculation with Information Disclosure
Wednesday 27 March 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Dirk Jenter London School of Economics Does Board Size Matter?
Wednesday 27 March 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Jihun Bae Erasmus School of Economics Anti-Pledging Policy, CEO Compensation and Investment
Wednesday 3 April 2-3:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS   Accounting Qi Chen Duke University A Balance-Sheet-Based Measure of Accounting Quality
Wednesday 24 April 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Amir Rubin Simon Fraser University Guidance Governance and Firm Performance
Wednesday 1 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Renee Adams University of Oxford  Corporate Gender Culture
Wednesday 1 May 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Keith Hoskin University of Birmingham  
Thursday 2 May 2-3:15pm Room 3.013 AMBS Finance Adam Reed University of North Carolina Anomaly Time
Monday 6 May 2-4pm Room 3.013 AMBS Accounting Chung-Yu Hung University of Melbourne  
Wednesday 8 May 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Stefanos Delikouras University of Miami  
Wednesday 8 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Carlos Larrinaga Gonzalez Universidad de Burgos  
Wednesday 15 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Kim Christensen Aarhus University   
Wednesday 15 May 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Sarah Kroechert Lancaster University  
Wednesday 22 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Dorothy Toh KCL  
Thursday 23 May 2-3:15pm Room 4.011 Finance David Yermack New York University Initial Coin Offerings: Financing Growth with Cryptocurrency Token Sales
Wednesday 29 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 Finance Gideon Saar Cornell University  
Wednesday 5 June 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 Finance Tarun Chordia Emory  
Wednesday 5 June 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 Accounting Rita Samiolo King's College University of London  

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