Research Seminar - 2011

February 21

Arnie Wright: „The Impact of Regulatory Enforcement and the Adoption of Principles-Based Accounting on Financial Reporting Quality: Evidence from Auditors’ Judgments“

Northeastern University


March 16 

Markus Arnold: „Costly Budget Negotiations and Financial Distress: An Experimental Investigation“

Universität Hamburg


March 23 

Reinald Koch: „Taxation and Corporate Risk Taking“

University of Goettingen


April 6 

Ulrike Stefani: Team Production and Fairness

  • „Team Production, Hold-up, and Social Preferences: An Experimental Investigation“
  • „Performance, Productivity and Fairness: An Experiment on the Distribution of Joint Production“

Universität Konstanz


April 13 

Georg Schneider: „Positive Foundations of Mandatory Disclosure“

Universität Paderborn


May 11 

Francesco Bova: „Employee Ownership and Firm Disclosure“

University of Toronto


May 18 

Ole-Kristian Hope: „Relations­hip-Specificity, Contract Enforceability, and Income Smoothing“

University of Toronto


June 1 

Jochen Bigus: „Board compensation and fair-value accounting with commercial banks“

FU Berlin


June 8 

Volker Laux

The University of Texas at Austin 


July 1 

Douglas Shackelford

University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School


Sepember 14 

Nadja Dwenger: „Sharing the burden: Empirical evidence on corporate tax incidence“



Sepember 21 

Nicolas Serrano-Velarde: „The Causal Effect of Bankruptcy Law on the Cost of Finance“

Oxford University


September 28 

Christian Keuschnigg: „Taxation and Incorporation“

University of St. Gallen 


October 26 

Thorsten Sellhorn: „Fair Value and Audit Fees“

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management 


November 30 

Yachang Zeng: „Do Sell-Side Analysts Monitor Accounting Quality?“

Tilburg University