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2012 Seminars

15th Feb 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Federica Farneti,

Affiliation:

University of Bologna, Italy

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Sustainability Reporting in Italian Local Governments

29th Feb 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Indra Abeysekera,

Affiliation:

University of Wollongong

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

The effect of disclosure transparency on intangibles and analysts' stock pricing forecasts

7th Mar 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Jan Bebbington,

Affiliation:

University of St Andrews Scotland

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Accounting For Sustainable Development: (Re)Constructing the Agenda

14th Mar 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Doris Merkl-Davies,

Affiliation:

Bangor University, UK

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Text Analysis Methodologies in Corporate Narrative Reporting Research

28th Mar 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Chris Nobes,

Affiliation:

University of London, UK

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Improving the Measurement of Book-Tax Conformity

18th Apr 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Stephen Walker,

Affiliation:

Cardiff Business School, UK

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Accounting and Rehabilitation

2nd May 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Max Baker; Stefan Schaltegger,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney; Leuphana University

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Pragmatism and Sustainability

16th May 2012 - 11:00 pm

Speaker:

Ken McPhail,

Affiliation:

La Trobe University

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

The Geography of Professionalism: An Introduction to the Specialization of Professional Accounting Practice in the City

30th May 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Paul Spee,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

The Relation of Key Performance Indicators and Strategy Development Revisited

20th Jun 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Anna Young,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

What the Models Cannot See: Integrating Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance Information in Investment

26th Jul 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Danny Chow,

Affiliation:

Durham University UK

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 7

Title:

The privileged status of new public management reforms: The decontextualization of UK whole of government accounts

8th Aug 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Joshua Ronen,

Affiliation:

New York University

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Unfair "fair value" in an opaque credit default swap market: How marking-to-market may have pushed the international credit crunch

22nd Aug 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Geoff Frost; Cornelia Beck,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Material legitimacy: Blending organisational and stakeholder concerns through management action and reporting

29th Aug 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Michael Bromwich,

Affiliation:

The London School of Economics

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 7

Title:

A comparison of historical cost and fair value accounting systems: General and some regulatory concerns.

5th Sep 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Bruce Gurd,

Affiliation:

University of South Australia

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Management control systems in organizations in far from equilibrium conditions

19th Sep 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Matthew Egan,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Responses to water scarcity in the absence of economic incentive

17th Oct 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Timothy Wang,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

A linguistic evaluation of accounting representation

31st Oct 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Bino Catasus,

Affiliation:

School of Business, Stockholm University

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Behind open doors: Auditors face-work at the annual general meeting

14th Nov 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Christian De Cock,

Affiliation:

Essex Business School, University of Essex

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Imagining finance capital

28th Nov 2012 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Colin Clubb,

Affiliation:

King's College, London

Venue:

Darlington Centre, School Building, Meeting Room 6

Title:

Payout Policy Relevance and Accounting Based Valuation

6th Mar 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Paul Blayney,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

New Law Seminar 102

Title:

Complexity - the other side of the expertise coin

20th Mar 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Elisabetta Barone,

Affiliation:

King's College London

Venue:

Room 214/215 Economics and Business Building

Title:

Effects of IFRS adoption

17th Apr 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Maria Serena Chiucchi,

Affiliation:

Polytechnic University of the Marche, Italy

Venue:

New Law Annexe SR 342

Title:

Un-locking intellectual capital

24th Apr 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Phillip Schreck,

Affiliation:

Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

Revealing or substituting for corporate social performance? ??? distinguishing functions of CSR disclosures

1st May 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Brad Potter,

Affiliation:

The University of Melbourne

Venue:

New Law Annexe SR 344

Title:

Is the reporting entity concept an appropriate basis for differential reporting in Australia?

8th May 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Anna Azriati Binti Che Azm,

Affiliation:

University of Malaya

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

Related party transactions and government-linked companies

15th May 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Abdul Razeed,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/215, H69 - Economics and Business Building

Title:

Longitudinal analysis of US resource company environmental disclosure practices - A changing landscape

29th May 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Ravi Seethamraju,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/215, H69 - Economics and Business Building

Title:

Antecedents and challenges in the adoption & use of management accounting techniques in enterprise systems environments

12th Jun 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Ronita Ram,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/215, H69 - Economics and Business Building

Title:

Exploring the role of staff in the IASB???s standard setting process: The case of IFRS for SMEs

2nd Jul 2013 -

Speaker:

Rajendra P. Srivastava,

Affiliation:

The University of Kansas, USA

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Evaluation of attributes that constitute board of directors strength: An analytical and experimental investigation

3rd Jul 2013 -

Speaker:

Niamh Brennan,

Affiliation:

University College Dublin

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

A typology for exploring the quality of explanations for non-compliance with UK corporate governance regulations

11th Jul 2013 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Jim Rooney,

Affiliation:

The University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/215, H69 - Economics and Business Building

Title:

Embodied classification and the regulation of migrant worker health: Filipino workers at the Hamakua Mill Company, 1921-39

24th Jul 2013 -

Speaker:

David Johnstone,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Building

Title:

The effect of information on certainty and the cost of capital

7th Aug 2013 -

Speaker:

Le Luo; Qingliang Tang,

Affiliation:

UWS

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

A global investigation and assessment of corporate carbon management systems: Motivation and effectiveness

21st Aug 2013 -

Speaker:

Vijaya Murthy,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Building

Title:

Socio-ideological control in Ancient India

4th Sep 2013 -

Speaker:

John Dumay,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

Putting the creative (back) into academic writing for business

18th Sep 2013 -

Speaker:

Mahmoud Ezzamel,

Affiliation:

Cardiff University UK

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

A multiplicity of management systems: Performance management work, recognition and accommodation in a multi-national corporation

25th Sep 2013 -

Speaker:

Peter Vassallo,

Affiliation:

UNSW

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69, Economics & Business Building

Title:

Strategic and joint determination of financial and organizational design choices

16th Oct 2013 -

Speaker:

Jane Andrew; Max Baker,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

Wikileaks and accountability

30th Oct 2013 -

Speaker:

Hans-Ulrich Kupper,

Affiliation:

University of Munich, Germany

Venue:

Darlington Centre School Building Meeting Room 6

Title:

Accounting, neurobiology and ethics

13th Nov 2013 -

Speaker:

Garry Carnegie,

Affiliation:

RMIT

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Building

Title:

Further evidence from the "margins of accounting": Financial reporting of the library collections of Australia's public universities, 2007-2011

27th Nov 2013 -

Speaker:

Lachlan Tuite,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Building

Title:

Accounting and markets

19th Feb 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Ülle Pärl,

Affiliation:

Estonian Business School, Estonia

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Management control systems as medium for dialogical communication

5th Mar 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Jochen Runde,

Affiliation:

University of Cambridge, UK

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Uncovering Unknown Unknowns: Towards a Baconian Approach to Management Decision-Making

19th Mar 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

David Campbell,

Affiliation:

Newcastle University, UK

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Executive remuneration disclosure and a retrospective on the Greenbury provisions: The curious case of the missing executives

2nd Apr 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Martin Messner,

Affiliation:

University of Innsbruck, Austria

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Collective sensemaking in the planning process

16th Apr 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Michael Power,

Affiliation:

London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Organizations and audit trails

23rd Apr 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Prem Sikka,

Affiliation:

University of Essex, UK

Venue:

New Law School Annexe SR 446

Title:

Accounting for the mirage of shareholder ownership of large companies

30th Apr 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Kaying Ji; Neal Arthur,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney; University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Yes I will, wait, no I won't: capital expenditure commitments and subsequent capital expenditure as signals of future cash flows

14th May 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Paul Blayney,

Affiliation:

University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Application of cognitive load theory for teaching fundamental inventory budgeting concepts: Consideration of student level of preparation for improved learning efficiency

28th May 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Hayley Le Ma,

Affiliation:

PhD student, University of Sydney

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

The impact of real activities management on earnings quality

11th Jun 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Helen Tregidga,

Affiliation:

AUT University, New Zealand

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

"Speaking truth to power": on the preparation, dissemination and perceived impacts of a shadow report

25th Jun 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Juergen Seufert,

Affiliation:

University of Wollongong

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Contribution of the Marginal Abatement Cost Curve (MACC) to Social and Environmental Accounting

16th Jul 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Brendan O'Dwyer,

Affiliation:

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Venue:

New Law Seminar Room 028

Title:

Regulating the accounting profession: Identity formation in the regulatory oversight of accountants

23rd Jul 2014 - 11:00 am

Speaker:

Encarna Guillamon-Saorin,

Affiliation:

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Venue:

New Law Annexe SR 444

Title:

Are auditor opinions on internal control effectiveness influenced by corporate social responsibility?

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

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:

Peter Easton,

Affiliation:

University of Notre Dame, USA

Venue:

Room 214/5, H69 Economics & Business Bldg

Title:

Estimating the cost of equity capital

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