2010 Seminars


20th Jan 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Gunther Gebhardt, Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany

Title: The Intransparency of Financial Risks in Bank Financial Statements


11th Feb 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Brendan O'Dwyer, Amsterdam Business School, Netherlands

Title: Aligning programmatic ideals and technological capabilities: The case of sustainability assurance


3rd Mar 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Rod Coyte and Gary Oliver, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: Addressing Learning Issues in International Student Cohorts to Enhance Educational Outcomes in the Master of Professional Accounting


17th Mar 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Walter Schuster, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden

Title: Standards, incentives and accounting practice - lessons from the IFRS transition in Sweden


31st Mar 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Igor Goncharov, University of Amsterdam Business School

Title: Does Reporting Timeliness Affect Book-Tax Differences?


14th Apr 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Sandy van der Laan, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: Funding Asbestos Liabilities: An investigation of corporate and regulatory responses


28th Apr 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Sharron O'Neill, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: OHS Disclosure: Corporate Accountability or Instiutionalised Safewash?


12th May 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Neal Arthur, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: Bonus Caps, Corporate Governance and Pay-Performance Sensitivity


26th May 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Susan Greer, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: Accounting and Pastoral Power: The case of Indigentured Indigenous 'Apprenticeship' Programs in Australia


9th Jun 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Ronita Singh, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: International Accounting Standard Board (IASB)'s Agenda Formulation Process: A Case of Small and Medium-sized Entities (SMEs) standard


14th Jul 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Jane Broadbent and Richard Laughlin, Roehampton University

Title: Performance Management: A Conceptual and Empirical Analysis


28th Jul 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Roy Suddaby, University of Alberta

Title: Institutional Homology: Explaining Corporate Art


11th Aug 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Chang Loh, Discipline of Accounting University of Sydney

Title: The role for management controls at different stages of project management. Some insights from a qualitative study.


25th Aug 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Francesco Capalbo, Second University of Naples

Title: State and Local Government Owned Enterprises in Italy. Their growth, misuse and the inappropriateness of their reporting.


8th Sep 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Peter Bruno Vassallo, University of Melbourne

Title: Are capital expenditures, R&D, advertisements and acquisitions positive NPV?


22nd Sep 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Richard Morris, University of New South Wales

Title: Information Asymmetry of Fair Value Accounting and Loan Loss Provisions during the Global Financial Crisis


20th Oct 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Kerry Jacobs, Australian National University

Title: Making Sense of Social Practice: Theoretical Pluralism in Public Sector Accounting Research


10th Nov 2010 - 11:00 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Masafumi Fujino, Nihon University, Japan

Title: Management control systems and strategising: A case study of a Japanese manufacturing company


24th Nov 2010 - 12:30 am

Venue: Room 214/5, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Speaker: Joshua Ronen, New York University

Title: Financial Statements Insurance