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Wilfrid Laurier University School of Business & Economics
April 20, 2014
 
 
Canadian Excellence

CPA/Laurier Centre Speaker Series



For further information on upcoming workshops, please contact:

Dr. Flora Niu , 519.884.0710, ext. 3293


Past Events

2013

Date Speaker Topic Location
November 22, 2013 Dr. Susanna Gallani,

Michigan State University

"The Relative Performance Information (RPI) Effect of Mandated Non-Financial Disclosures."

SBE1210
October 18, 2013 Dr. Tiemei (Sarah) Li, University of Ottawa

Offshore Operations and Voluntary Disclosure: Evidence from Management Earnings Forecasts

SBE1230
June 21, 2013 Dr. Samir Trabelsi, Associate Professor, 

Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Market Reaction to XBRL Filings

Ernst & Young Boardroom


 

2012

Date Speaker Topic Location
November 16, 2012 Dr. Jason Kuang, Georgia Institute of Technology

The judgmental effects of subjective measurement on performance evaluation: Experimental evidence

P3027
November 2, 2012

Dr. Corinna Ewelt-Knauer, University of Western Ontario(Visiting Professor)

"Adjustments to the Modified Jones Model" P3027
October 19, 2012 Dr. Sue McCracken, McMaster University "Understanding the Restatement Process" SBE1210
September 21, 2012
10:30 am
Dr. Pam Murphy,
Queen's University
"The Role of an Instrumental Climate in Fraud" SBE1210

June 15, 2012
2:30 pm

Dr. Kelvin Liu,
Northeastern University

"The Effect of Internal Control Strength and Coordinating Versus Monitoring Controls on Managers' Fraudulent Financial Reporting"

Ernst & Young Boardroom

March 2, 2012
10:30 am
Dr. Aldonio Ferreira,
Monash University

"The drivers of involvement of management accountants in the strategic management process: the role of skills and individual attributes"

Doyle Boardroom


2011

Date Speaker Topic Location
December 9, 2011
10:30 am
Tom Vance,           University of Waterloo "The Moderating Effects of Ex Post Subjectivity on the Relation between Goal Difficulty and Performance" SBE1210
September 30, 2011
10:30 am
Dr. Timothy Miller,     Kent State University "Effects on Strategy Development including Relative Performance Information in Incentive Schemes" DAWB
3-105
July 15, 2011 Dr. Ping Zhang, University of Toronto

“Client Size and the Estimated Effects of Auditor Size on Bank Loan Pricing”


2010

Date Speaker Topic Location
October 29, 2010
Dr. Khim Kelly, University of Waterloo
"Does Disclosing the Distribution of Stock Recommendations Influence Investors' Reliance on Analysts' Stock Recommendations?"

July 8, 2010
Dr. Ping Zhang, University of Toronto
"Auditor Tenure and the Impact of Consistency and Bias of Reported Earnings"

May 7, 2010 Dr. Alan Richardson, York University The Co-evolution of Global Institutions and Management Accounting: the Ebb and Flow of Management Accounting in the Universal Postal Union SBE1240
April 9, 2010 Dr. Heather Wier, University of Alberta "Managing Earnings Management: Compensation Committees’
Treatment of Managed Earnings in CEOs’ Terminal Years”
SBE1240
January 15, 2010 Dr. Tom Scott, University of Alberta "Observations on Accounting Standards and Standard Setting: Principles versus Rules" SBE1210


2009

Date Speaker Topic Location
October 23, 2009 
10:00 am
Dr. Raj Srivastava, University of Kansas "Why We Should Consider Belief Functions in Auditing Research and Practice" P3027
September 18, 2009 
10:00 am
Dr. Dan N. Stone,
University of Kentucky
“The Janus-Faced Influence of Financial Incentives on Knowledge Sharing” SBE3027
May 29, 2009
10:00 am
Dr. Merridee Bujaki, University of Ottawa A Ten Year Review of Metaphor and Rhetoric in Letters to the Shareholdres: Nortel Networks 1997-2006
SBE1230
May 1, 2009
10:00 am
Dr. Jeff Callen,
University of Toronto
"An Analytical and Empirical Measure of the Degree of Conditional Conservatism" SBE1230
February 27, 2009

Dr. Robert Mathieu,     Wilfrid Laurier University

"The Impact of Audit Quality on Disclosed Accounting Information: A Case of Operating Leases"
SBE1210


2008

Date Speaker Topic Location
November 21, 2008

Dr. Christine Wiedman, University of Waterloo

"Firm Financial Reporting Quality Surrounding Restatements"
SBE1240
May 23, 2008

Dr. Shane Dikolli, Duke University

"Earnings Surprises and Uncertain Managerial Ability: Evidence from CEO Turnovers"

Mar. 28, 2008

Dr. Alan Webb,
University of Waterloo
"The Use of Self-Set Goals as an Impression Management Tactic: Antecedents and Consequences"

Mar. 14, 2008
Dr. Pascale Lapointe,
Brock University
"Distribution Components in Flow-Through Entities: Causes and Consequences of Economic and Gernance Factors"


2007

Date Speaker Topic Location

Nov. 16, 2007

Dr. Bryan Church,
Georgia Institute of Technology
"Reciprocity Under Trust-based Management Control: An Experimental Test"

Oct. 4, 2007

Dr. Ping Zhang,
University of Toronto

"A Study on the Adequacy of Non-Big 4 Audits"

Sept. 21, 2007 Dr. Robert Mathieu,
Wilfrid Laurier University
"Does the Disclosure of Operating Leases Provide Sufficient Information to Value Off-Balance Sheet Leases?"
Jul. 20, 2007 Dr. Robert Mathieu and Dr. Theresa Libby,
Wilfrid Laurier University
"How to Write an SSHRC Proposal"
Jun. 15, 2007 Dr. Oliver Kim,
University of Maryland
"Toward more functional definitions of relevance and reliability away from abstract economic phenomena"
Feb. 9, 2007 Dr. Hai Lu,
University of Toronto
"Do Investors Delay Their Responses to Earnings? An Investigation of the Interdependence of the Information Content of Earnings Announcements and SEC Filings"