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Accounting and Finance Events and Seminars

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

DateTypeSpeakerTitle of Paper

Wednesday 29 January 1:30-2.45pm, Room 4.010

Finance

Douglas Cumming Florida Atlantic University

Manipulation and Innovation

Wednesday 29 January 3.00-4:15pm, Room 4.010

Accounting

Bjorn Jorgensen

 

Wednesday 4 February 3.00-4.15pm, Room 4.010

Finance

Xintong Zhan CHUK - CANCELLED

 

Wednesday 5 February 1.30-2.45pm, Room 4.010

Accounting

Eddy Cardinaels Tilburg University

 
Wednesday 12 February 1.30-2.15pm, Room 4.010 Finance

Laurent Fresard SFI Lugano - CANCELLED

 

Wednesday 12 February 3.00-4.15pm, Room 4.010

Accounting

Niamh Brennan University College Dublin  

Wednesday 19 February 1.30-3.00pm, Room 4.010

Accounting

Annette Quayle QUI Business School

 

Wednesday 26 February 1.30-2.45pm, Room 4.010

Finance

Boris Nikolov - CANCELLED

 

Wednesday 26 February 3.00-4.15pm, Room 4.010

Accounting Mahmoud Ezzamel Cardiff University  
Wednesday 4 March 1.30-2.45pm, Room 4.010 Accounting Yiwei Li, University of Essex  
Wednesday 4 March 3.00-4.15pm, Room 4.010 Finance Matteo Aquilina, Financial Conduct Authority  
Wednesday 11 March 1.30-2.45pm, Room 4.010 Finance Alice Bonmaine, University of Arizona  
Wednesday 18 March 1.30-2.45pm, Room 4.010 Accounting Wayne Landsman, UNC  
Wednesday 18 March 3.00-4.15pm, Room 4.010 Finance Mathijs van Dijk, Erasmus University  

Past events

DateVenueTypeSpeakerTitle of Paper

Wednesday 4 December 1:30-2:45pm

  Finance

Eric Ghysels, UNC Chapel Hill

 

Thursday 5 December 2:00-3:15pm

  Accounting 

Yves Gendron, Laval University

 

Wednesday 11 December 1:30-2:45pm

  Accounting Rita Samiolo, King’s College, University of London  
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
Tuesday 7 May 2-4pm Room 3.013 AMBS Accounting Chung-Yu Hung University of Melbourne Does Peer-Specific Knowledge Improve Relative Performance Evaluation?
Wednesday 8 May 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Stefanos Delikouras University of Miami Asset Pricing With and Without Garbage: Cross-sectional Implications of Alternative Consumption  Measures
Wednesday 8 May 1:30-2:45pm The Penthouse AMBS Accounting Carlos Larrinaga Gonzalez Universidad de Burgos Can accounting mediate between science and culture in the Anthropocene
Wednesday 15 May 3-4:15pm Room 4.011 AMBS Finance Kim Christensen Aarhus University  High-Frequency Trading During Flash Crashes: Walk of Fame or Hall of Shame?
Wednesday 15 May 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 AMBS Accounting Sarah Kroechert Lancaster University Exploratory Analysis of University President Compensation
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 2-3:15pm Room 4.011 Finance Gideon Saar Cornell University From Market Making to Matchmaking Does Bank Regulation Harm Market Liquidity?
Wednesday 5 June 1:30-2:45pm Room 4.011 Finance Tarun Chordia Emory Market Efficiency in Real Time: Evidence from Low Latency Activity around Earnings Announcements
Monday 10 June 2-3:15pm Room 2.065 Accounting  Agnes Cheng The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Accounting Comparability and Short Selling Interest
DateVenueTypeSpeakerTitle of Paper
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 The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution

Thursday 3 May 2-4pm

Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance  Assist Prof Jan Bena University of British Columbia Multinational Firms and the International Transmission of Crises: The Real Economy Channel
Wednesday 9 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance  Pia Helbing Dublin The Determinants of IPO Withdrawal - Evidence from Europe
Wednesday 16 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Prof Christian Wagner Copenhagen Business School What is the Expected Return on a Stock?
Wednesday 23 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Chris Veld Monash University The Role of Institutional Investors
Thursday 31 May 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House  Finance  Prof Bohui Zhang UNSW Panda Games: Corporate Disclosure in the Eclipse of Search
Wednesday 6 June 2-4pm Room 5.1 Crawford House Finance Prof Elizabeth Berger Cornell Does Stock Mispricing Drive Firm Policies? Mutual Fund Fire Sales and Selection Bias