18th Annual Carnegie Mellon Accounting Mini Conference

The mini-conference will be held August 18-19, 2017 at the Tepper School of Business.

TENTATIVE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

 FRIDAY, AUGUST 18, 2017
   
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Welcome Burrito Luncheon - Grand Room, 3rd floor Posner Hall

12:45 - 1 pm Opening Remarks

1 - 1:45 pm Accounting Conservatism and Incentives: Intertemporal Considerations
Author: Jon Glover, Columbia University

1:45 - 2 pm Break

2 - 3 pm Emerging Scholars Presentations - Session 1

3 - 3:15 pm
Break

3:15 - 4:15 pm Emerging Scholars Presentations - Session 2

4:15 - 4:45 pm
Break and voting

4:45 - 5:30 pm
Organizational Capital, Managerial Heterogeneity, and Firm
Dynamics

Author: Andrea Pratt, Columbia University

5:45 pm
Molley's Trolleys from the Tepper School of Business (upper corner Tech & Frew Streets) to the Wyndham

6:30 pm
Molley's Trolleys from the Wyndham to Church Brew Works

6:45 - 9 pm
Cocktails and Dinner - Church Brew Works, 3525 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15201

9:15 pm
Molley's Trolleys from Church Brew Works to the Wyndham

                                       
 SATURDAY, AUGUST 19, 2017
   
8:15 am
Shuttle from Wyndham to Tepper School of Business

8:30 - 9 am Continental Breakfast - Grand Room, 3rd floor Posner Hall

9 - 9:45 am Discretionary Disclosure on Twitter
Author: Hai Lu, University of Toronto

9:45 - 10 am Break

10 - 10:45 am Information Disclosure, Real Investment, and Shareholder Welfare
Author: Sunil Dutta, University of California at Berkeley

10:45 - 11:30 am Weak Creditor Rights and Insider Opportunism: Evidence from an Emerging Market
Author: Radha Gopalan, Washington University at St. Louis

11:30 - 11:45 am
Break

11:45 am - 12:30 pm Motives and Consequences of Libor Misreporting: How Much Can We Learn from Banks' Self-Reported Borrowing Rates?
Author: Pietro Bonaldi, Carnegie Mellon University

12:30 pm Lunch

                           
 
 2017 Conference Participants
   
Cagla Akin, Carnegie Mellon University
Mark Bagnoli, Purdue University
Ramji Balakrishnan, University of Iowa
Sanjay Banerjee, University of Alberta
Sudipta Basu, Temple University
Jeremy Bertomeu, University of California, San Diego
Andrew Bird, Carnegie Mellon University
Matthew Bloomfield, University of Chicago
Pietro Bonaldi, Carnegie Mellon University
Jonathan Bonham, University of Chicago
Matthias Breuer, University of Chicago
Pablo Casas-Arce, Arizona State University
Lee Changwook, New York University
Bin Chen, Sun Yat-sen University
Edwige Cheynel, University of California, San Diego
Carlos Corona, Carnegie Mellon University
Richard Crowley, Singapore Management University
Ming Deng, City University of New York
Kai Du, Penn State University
Sunil Dutta, University of California, Berkeley
Qintao Fan, University of Oregon
Vivian Fang, University of Minnesota
Joseph Gerakos, Dartmouth College
Jacquelyn Gillette, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stephen Glaeser, University of Pennsylvania
Jon Glover, Columbia University
Radha Gopalan, Washington University at St. Louis
Moritz Hiemann, Columbia University
Nam Ho, Carnegie Mellon University
Danqi Hu, Northwestern University
Zeqiong Huang, Yale University
Hyun Hwang, Carnegie Mellon University
Stephen Karolyi, Carnegie Mellon University
Michael Kirschenheiter, University of Illinois at Chicago
Anya Kleymenova, Univeristy of Chicago
Eva Labro, University of North Carolina
Kyungha (Kari) Lee, Rutgers University
Alina Lerman, Yale University
Stefan Lewellen, London Business School
Pierre Liang, Carnegie Mellon University
Guoyu Lin, Carnegie Mellon University
Tong Lu, University of Houston
Hai Lu, University of Toronto
Radhika Lunawat, University of California, Irvine
Paul (Xiao) Ma, University of Minnesota
Charles McClure, Stanford University
Beatrice Michaeli, University of California, Los Angeles
Lin Nan, Purdue University
Allison Nicoletti, University of Pennsylvania
Jim Omartian, University of North Carolina
Andrea Prat, Columbia University
Hong Qu, Penn State University
Daniel Rappoport, Columbia University
Thomas Ruchti, Carnegie Mellon University
Ulrich Schaefer, University of Zurich
Mani Sethuraman, Cornell University
Shiva Sivaramakrishnan, Rice University
Ethan Smith, Rice University
Chester Spatt, Carnegie Mellon University
Jack Stecher, University of Alberta
Phillip Stocken, Dartmouth University
Bobby Stoumbos, Columbia University
Austin Sudbury, Carnegie Mellon University
Bo Sun, Federal Reserve Board
Samuel Tan, University of California at Berkeley
Phong Truong, Carnegie Mellon University
Zhaoru (Aluna) Wang, Carnegie Mellon University
Susan Watts, Purdue University
Xiaoyan (Winnie) Wen, Texas Christian University
Sang (Kelly) Wu, Carnegie Mellon University
Youfei Xiao, Duke University
Wenjie (Jason) Xue, Carnegie Mellon University
Hao Xue, New York University
Minlei Ye, University of Toronto
Gaoqing Zhang, University of Minnesota
Ronghuo Zheng, University of Texas at Austin
Christina Zhu, Stanford University