2011 Seminars


2nd Feb 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Merewether Room 397 H04

Speaker: Professor Jean Shaoul, University of Manchester, UK

Title: Building Schools for the Future: The Accountability Challenges of Joint Ventures Between the Public and Private Sectors


9th Feb 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Professor Dick Edwards, Cardiff Business School, UK

Title: Writing Masters and Accountants in England - a Study of Occupation, Status and Ambition in the Early Modern Period


16th Feb 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Professor Tom Hadden, Queens University, Belfast

Title: Accountable Governance in Corporate Groups; The Interrelationship of Law and Accounting


23rd Feb 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Merewether Room 398 (H04)

Speaker: Professor Burkhard Pedell, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Title: Consistent Asset Valuation for Purposes of Rate Regulation


9th Mar 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: New Law School Annexe SR 340

Speaker: Professor Alfred Wagenhofer, University of Graz, Austria

Title: Earnings Quality Metrics and what they Measure


23rd Mar 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Professor Chris Nobes, University of London, UK

Title: Firm Size and National Profiles of IFRS Policy Choice


6th Apr 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Darlington Centre Boardroom

Speaker: Mr. Paul Blayney, University of Sydney

Title: Complexity - The Other Side of the Expertise Coin: A Three way Interaction Analysis of Task Complexity in Learning


20th Apr 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Darlington Centre Boardroom

Speaker: Mr John Zhang, Australian National University

Title: Securitization Accounting


4th May 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Merewether Room 397 (H04)

Speaker: Associate Professor Eric Fay, Emlyon Business School, France

Title: Living with Numbers


18th May 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Associate Professor Ray McNamara; Assistant Professor Simone Kelly, Bond University

Title: Inventory Valuation, Company Value and the Uncertainty Principle


1st Jun 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Dr. Ravi Seethamraju, University of Sydney

Title: ABC and Enterprise Systems


15th Jun 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Dr. Sharron O'Neill, University of Sydney

Title: The GRI's Sustainability Reporting Guidelines: Promoting Accountability to Stakeholders or Institutionalising Corporate Social 'P.R.'?


29th Jun 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Professor Stewart Jones, University of Sydney

Title: Analyst Recommendations and Corporate Bankruptcies: An International Study


15th Jul 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Elisabeth Dedman, Warwick Business School, UK

Title: The impact of voluntary audit on credit ratings: Evidence from UK private firms


3rd Aug 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Chris van Staden, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Title: The impact of social influence pressure on the ethical reasoning of professional accountants: Australian and New Zealand evidence


24th Aug 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Giuseppe Grossi, University of Siena, Italy

Title: Defining the reporting entity in the consolidation of public and private entities: Accountability lost? The case of IPSASs


7th Sep 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Vassili Joannides, Grenoble Ecole de Management, France

Title: Rhetoric and the fate of budgeting


21st Sep 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Linda English, The University of Sydney

Title: The impact of an independent inspector in improving governance and accountability in prisons: Pressure points and conflict in the pursuit of an ideal of performance


5th Oct 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Tami Dinh Thi, The University of New South Wales

Title: Conservatism implications for the properties of accounting information: The case of R&D Accounting


19th Oct 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Charl de Villiers John Dumay, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand The University of Sydney

Title: Publishing in a top tier accounting journal: A critical perspective


16th Nov 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Matti Skoog, Stockholm University, Sweden

Title: Designing a semi-confusing management control system package -sensebreaking in the Swedish armed forces


30th Nov 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Stefan Schaltegger, Leuphana University of Luneburg, Germany

Title: Sustainability accounting without accountants. Results of an explorative investigation of large German companies


7th Dec 2011 - 11:00 am

Venue: Economics & Business 214/215 (H69)

Speaker: Sven Modell, University of Manchester, UK

Title: The economic sociology of responsibility accounting: A field study in a Chinese state-owned enterprise