Informal discussions on topics of potential scholarly and curricular interest.
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Upcoming Brown Bags
Unless otherwise indicated, in 104F UWBB (Accounting Conference Room)
Tue, 6 May 2014 ... See Research Seminar Page
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?
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.
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
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?