Campuses:

2012 Empirical Conference

Schedule

Friday, April 20

Moderators: Aiyesha Dey, Yu Gao, and Mo Khan

Time Event
7:00 and 7:30 a.m. Shuttle Service from Aloft Hotel to Carlson School of Management
7:20 - 7:50 a.m. Breakfast
7:50 - 8:00 a.m. Welcome Guests
Sri Zaheer, Dean, Carlson School of Management

8:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Paper 1: Stephen Penman "Accounting Anomalies, Risk and Return" (232.55 KB), Columbia University
9:15 - 9:45 a.m. Break
9:45 - 11:00 a.m. Paper 2: Jeffrey Ng " Management Earnings Guidance and Crash Risk" (235.05 KB), Massachusetts Institute of Technology
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m Paper 3: Feng Li "A New Measure of Competition Based on 10-K Filings: Derivations and Implications for Financial Statement Analysis" (361.33 KB), University of Michigan
12:45 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 - 3:15 p.m. Paper 4: Robert Bushman "Delayed Expected Loss Recognition and the Risk Profile of Banks" (903.69 KB), University of North Carolina
3:15 - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 - 5:00 p.m. Paper 5: Zhaoyang Gu "How Is Accruals Quality Priced by the Stock Market?" (273.17 KB), University of Minnesota
5:00 and 5:30 p.m. Shuttle Service to Aloft Hotel
Free Time (walking to restaurant)
Sea Change Restaurant in the Guthrie Theater
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Reception
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Dinner (Please remember to wear your name badge to dinner)
9:30 p.m. Walk back to Aloft Hotel from Sea Change

Saturday, April 21

Moderators: Aiyesha Dey, Yu Gao, and Mo Khan

Time Event
8:00 and 8:30 a.m. Shuttle Service from Aloft Hotel to Carlson School of Management (Room 2-206)
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Paper 6: Shivaram Rajgopal, "Earnings Quality: Evidence from the Field", Emory University
10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Paper 7: Regina Wittenberg-Moerman "The Information Content of Threshold Values in Earnings-Based Covenants*" (276.49 KB), University of Chicago
12:00 - 1:00 p.m Lunch (box lunches)

 

Speakers & Participants

Invited Speakers

  • Robert Bushman, University of North Carolina
  • Zhaoyang Gu, University of Minnesota
  • Feng Li, University of Michigan
  • Jeffrey Ng, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Stephen Penman, Columbia University
  • Shivaram Rajgopal, Emory University
  • Regina Wittenberg-Moerman, University of Chicago

Participants

  • Gauri Bhat, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Sanjeev Bhojraj, Cornell University
  • Zahn Bozanic, Ohio State University
  • Anna Costello, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Steve Crawford, Rice University
  • Robert Davidson, Georgetown University
  • Yonca Ertimur, Duke University
  • Vivian (Wei) Fang, Rutgers University
  • Weili Ge, University of Washington
  • Shane Heitzman, University of Rochester
  • Laksmana Krishna-Moorthy, State University of New Jersey
  • Scott Liao, University of Toronto
  • Yuri Loktionov, University of Southern California
  • Mihir Mehta, Temple University
  • Valeri Nikolaev, University of Chicago
  • Maria Ogneva, Stanford University
  • Darren Roulstone, Ohio State University
  • Brian Rountree, Rice University
  • Douglas Skinner, University of Chicago
  • Liang Tan, George Washington University
  • Mohan Venkatachalam, Duke University
  • Xue Wang, Emory University
  • Suning Zhang, George Mason University
  • Haiwan Zhang, Ohio State University
  • Yibin Zhou, University of Texas
  • Emanuel Zur, City University of New York

Carlson Faculty

  • Ming Deng
  • Aiyesha Dey
  • Gordon Duke
  • Yu Gao
  • Frank Gigler, Chair
  • Chandra Kanodia
  • Mo Khan
  • Judy Rayburn
  • Pervin Shroff
  • Dushyant Vyas
  • Ivy Zhang

Carlson PhD Students

  • Wen Chen
  • Xin Dai
  • Aysa Dordzhieva
  • Rachel Henderson
  • Sumi Jung
  • Yuanyuan Ma
  • Jonathan Nam
  • Xiaoxia Peng