2019 Yale SOM Accounting Recruiting Conference

January 25 – 26, 2019

This event is being held at the Yale School of Management and is by invitation only.

All presentations and meals will be held in the 2220 Jones Classroom.

Friday, January 25, 2019

08:30 – 09:00  Breakfast
09:00 – 10:15

Raphael Duguay, University of Chicago 

“The Economic Consequences of Financial Audit Regulation in the Charitable Sector”

10:15 – 10:30

Break

10:30 – 11:45 

Ashley Sauciuc, University of Arizona

“The Effects of Pay Raise Frequency within Groups on Collusion”

11:45 – 13:00 

Lunch 

13:00 – 14:15

Ties de Kok, Tilburg University

“Reporting Frequency and Market Pressure in Crowdfunding Markets”

14:15 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:45

Antonis Kartapanis, The University of Texas at Austin 

“Activist Short-Sellers and Accounting Fraud Allegations”

15:45– 16:00

Break

16:00 – 17:15

Jody Grewal, Harvard Business School

“Disclosure of Emerging Trends: Evidence from Climate Change Business Opportunities”

18:00  Dinner at Faculty Member’s Home 

Saturday, January 26, 2019 

08:30 – 09:00  Breakfast 
09:00 – 10:15

Anya Nakhmurina, University of Chicago

“Does Fiscal Monitoring Make Better Governments? Evidence from US Municipalities”

10:15 – 10:30

Break 

10:30– 11:45

Albert Kwame Mensah, City University of Hong Kong

“Corporate Political Connectedness, Accounting Quality, and Accruals-Based Target Beating: A Quasi-Natural Experiment”

11:45 – 13:00 

 Lunch 

13:00  – 14:15

Matthew Shaffer, Harvard Business School

“Truth and Bias in M&A Target Fairness Valuations: Appraising the Appraisals”

14:15 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:45

Kristen Valentine, University of Texas at Austin 

“Can Disclosure Regulation Impede Innovation?”

15:45 – 16:00 Break
16:00 – 17:15

Maximilian Muhn, Humboldt University of Berlin

“Financial Transparency of Private Firms: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment”

Contact the Organizers:

Thomas Steffen
Assistant Professor of Accounting

Zeqiong Huang
Assistant Professor of Accounting

Marisa Berti 
Conference Coordinator 

Edward P. Evans Hall
165 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
United States
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