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Accounting Workshop Schedule
The accounting and business law area regularly hosts seminars and workshops for fellow faculty members.
 

Fall 2016 Schedule

September 9
Eva Labro

University of North Carolina
http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/en/faculty/directory/accounting/eva-labro
Updating Accounting Systems: Long-Run Evidence from the Health Care Sector

 

September 16
Sudarshan Jayaraman

University of Rochester
http://www.simon.rochester.edu/faculty-and-research/faculty-directory/faculty-profile/index.aspx?Username=sudarshan.jayaraman
Does counter-cyclical provisioning mitigate bank lending contractions? Evidence from supply shocks

 

October 14
Jenny Zha Giedt

The George Washington University
http://www.jennyzha.com/
Economic Consequences of Announcing Strategic Alternatives

 

October 24, 10:30 a.m.
Qiang Cheng

Singapore Management University
http://www.smu.edu.sg/faculty/profile/76075/CHENG-Qiang
CEO contractual protection and debt contracting

 

November 4, 1:50 p.m.
Hanna Lee
University of Maryland
http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu/directory/hanna-lee
Can Managers be Wrong and Still be Right? An Examination of the Predictive Information in Management Forecast Errors

 

November 10
Bob Libby
Cornell University
http://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Faculty-And-Research/Profile?id=rl54
PCAOB Guidance and Audits of Fair Values for Level 2 Investments

 

November 18
Susie Wang

Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Michigan
https://michiganross.umich.edu/faculty-research/faculty/susie-wang
Is Secured Lending Secure? Evidence from Small Businesses

 

November 30
Haifeng You

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
http://www.bm.ust.hk/acct/staff/achy.html
Agency Conflicts and Accounting Conservatism: Evidence from Exogenous Shocks to Analyst Coverage

 

December 2, new time: 2:00 p.m.
Rick Mergenthaler

University of Iowa
http://tippie.uiowa.edu/people/profile/profile.aspx?id=353604

 

Workshops are at 11:00 a.m., unless otherwise indicated.
For room locations, contact Portia Richmond portia.richmond@georgetown.edu.
 

 

Upcoming workshops: Spring 2017 Schedule

January 13
Bjorn Jorgensen

London School of Economics
http://www.lse.ac.uk/accounting/facultyAndStaff/profiles/Jorgensen.aspx

 

February 3
Sonia Rego

Indiana University
https://kelley.iu.edu/facultyglobal/directory/FacultyProfile.cfm?netID=sorego

 

February 24, 2:45 p.m.
Dimitris Vrettos

Southern Methodist University
http://www.smu.edu/Cox/Departments/FacultyDirectory/VrettosDimitris

 

March 10, 11:30am
Urooj Khan
Columbia Business School

http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/cbs-directory/detail/uk2117

 

March 31
Ashiq Ali

University of Texas at Dallas
http://jindal.utdallas.edu/faculty/ashiq-ali

 

April 28, 9:30 a.m., Room 155
Joanna Wu

University of Rochester
http://www.simon.rochester.edu/faculty-and-research/faculty-directory/faculty-profile/index.aspx?Username=joanna.wu  

 

Workshops are at 11:00 a.m., in Room 160, Rafik B. Hariri Building, unless otherwise indicated.
Please contact Portia Richmond at portia.richmond@georgetown.edu for any queries.

 

Previous workshops: Spring 2016 Schedule

January 15
Shelley Li

Harvard Business School
http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Pages/print-profile.aspx?facId=566347

 

January 29
Mozaffar Khan

Visiting Associate Professor, Harvard Business School
http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Pages/profile.aspx?facId=760412

 

April 8
Christopher Armstrong

Wharton Business School
https://accounting.wharton.upenn.edu/profile/399/

 

April 15
Sharon Katz

Columbia University
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/cbs-directory/detail/sk2280

 

May 6
Sarah McVay

University of Washington
http://foster.uw.edu/faculty-research/directory/sarah-mcvay/
The Changing Implications of Research and Development Expenditures for Future Profitability