Brown Bag Series

Informal discussions on topics of potential scholarly and curricular interest.

If you would like to attend (or propose) one, drop us an e-mail. (Note: Edit the address before clicking send!).


Upcoming Brown Bags

Unless otherwise indicated, in 104F UWBB (Accounting Conference Room)


Tue, 6 May 2014  ...  See Research Seminar Page

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Fri, 30 May 2014, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM, UW2-340

Ying Li, UWB will discuss her research study entitled Does cash giving signal firm quality?

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Past Brown Bags


Fri, 12 April 2014 (9:00 am): Debriefing session following Mary Barth's visit.

Agenda:  Tie together loose ends of various discussions initiated last week. 

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Fri, 4 April 2014 (9:00 am): Discussion of Barth et al. (2014), Conservatism and the Information Content of Earnings.

Impetus: This is the paper to be presented @ next week's research seminar

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Thu, 20 Feb 2014: Auditor Rotation: What do we know and/or believe (and why)?

Impetus: The PCAOB announced on February 5, 2014 that it is no longer pursuing a project to impose auditor term limits on public companies.  Is this a good move? Bad move?  Why?  What light does the current scholarly/professional literature shed on this issue?