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Accounting Seminars


All seminars (unless otherwise advised) are held between 11.00am and 12.30pm.

For further information about presentations contact Associate Professor Chris Poullaos (Seminar Convenor).
Email: christopher.poullaos@sydney.edu.au or phone (02) 9036 9056

To confirm attendance please contact Lily Schulz Email: lily.schulz@sydney.edu.au or phone (02) 9036 5473

The sponsorship of this seminar series by the Accounting Foundation is gratefully acknowledged

Upcoming Seminars

30th Jul 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Shams Pathan,

Affiliation:

University of Queensland

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

How do 'busy' and 'overlap' directors relate to CEO pay?

13th Aug 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Chris Nobes,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

The effects of IFRS adoption on cross-country variation in book-tax conformity

27th Aug 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

George Shan,

Affiliation:

University of Adelaide

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Corporate governance and voluntary disclosure of related-party transactions in China

10th Sep 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Eagle Zhang,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Ideology diffusion and the role of accounting: A Gramscian approach to understanding China's transition from 1949 to 1957

24th Sep 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Peter Easton,

Affiliation:

University of Notre Dame, USA

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Estimating the cost of equity capital

8th Oct 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Prabhu Sivabalan,

Affiliation:

The University of Technology, Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

The change from ROA to EVA as the basis for performance measurement in China

22nd Oct 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Lai Ken Tan; Matthew Egan,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney; University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Utilising triple bottom line and benchmarking in the name of public accountability: A case study of performance reporting in the water sector

5th Nov 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Milica Simic Misic; Rosina Mladenovic,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney; University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Developing student's conceptual understanding: a case for exemplars and assessment rubrics in accounting education

19th Nov 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Qingliang Tang,

Affiliation:

University of Western Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Accounting for Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities