Research Seminar

(co-hosted by the Collaborative Research Center TRR 266 Accounting for Transparency)

Our Research Seminar in Accounting & Taxation provides a forum for our faculty, PhD students, and invited speakers to present, discuss, and debate current research in a workshop-style format.

Program for the current term

Room SN 169, on Tuesdays 1.45 ̶ 3.15 pm


September 8, 2020

Christensen, Hans: „Reversing the Resource Curse: Foreign Corruption Regulation and Economic Development“. via Zoom

The University of the Chicago Booth School of Business

October 6, 2020

Towery, Erin: postponed to fall term 2021

University of Georgia

October 20, 2020

Heese, Jonas: „Does industry employment of active regulators compromise oversight“? via Zoom

Harvard Business School

October 27, 2020

Kraft, Pepa:  Credit Rating Agencies and Accounting Fraud Detection” via Zoom

HEC Paris

October 27, 2020

Khan, Urooj: postponed to fall term 2021

Columbia Business School

November 3, 2020

Michelon, Giovanna via Zoom

University of Bristol

November 10, 2020

Gerakos, Joseph: postponed to fall term 2021

Tuck School of Business

November 17, 2020

Amberger, Harald: postponed tba

Wirtschafts­universität Wien

November 17, 2020

Burks, Jeffrey: postponed to fall term 2021

University of Notre Dame

November 24, 2020

Fiechter, Peter postponed tba

University of Neuchatel

December 1, 2020

Riedel, Nadine: postponed tba

WWU Münster

December 1, 2020

Piotroski, Joseph: postponed to fall term 2021

Stanford Graduate School of Business

December 2, 2020

Schwenen, Sebastian: „The Impact of Carbon Disclosure Mandates on Emissions and Financial Operating Performance*” via zoom

Technische Universität München

December 8, 2020, 5.15 pm - 6.45 pm

Jang, Hansol: Do tax aggressive executives inuence corporate philanthropy?via zoom

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

December 15, 2020

Mahlendorf, Matthias postponed tba

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management


February 23, 2021

Cazier, Richard

University of North Texas

March 2, 2021

Roychowdhury, Sugata

Boston College

March 9, 2021

Dyreng, Scott

Duke University

March 16, 2021

Kim, Sehwa

Columbia Business School

March 23, 2021

Zwick, Eric

The University of the Chicago Booth School of Business

April 13, 2021

Wilde, Jaron

University of Iowa

April 20, 2021

Williams, Christopher

University of Michigan

April 27, 2021

Floyd, Eric

University of California, San Diego

May 4, 2021

Blouin, Jennifer:

University of Pennsylvania

May 11, 2021

Hope, Ole Kristian

University of Toronto

May 18, 2021

Lombardi Yohn, Teri

Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

May 25, 2021

Wu, Joanna

University of Rochester

June 1, 2021

Markle, Kevin

Michigan State University

June 8, 2021

Hail, Luzi

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania






Past Research Seminars


Prof. Dr. Philipp Dörrenberg