Conference Schedule

Carlson School of Management, conference to be held in Executive Education Center, Room 2-260T
April 24th and April 25th, 2020

Please print copies of all papers prior to coming to the conference.  Copies of the papers will not be available at the conference

Friday, April 24, 2020

Moderators for the event: Friday - Tjomme Rusticus and Helen Zhang
Time Event
11:15 a.m.

Walk from Hotel to Hubert H. Humphrey School
Courtyard Minneapolis
1500 South Washington Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55455

11:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m.

Lunch in Hubert H. Humphrey School Forum
Walk to Carlson School, Room 2-260T for the Conference

12:45 p.m.

Welcome Guests, Pervin Shroff - Chair of Accounting

12:50–1:50 p.m.

Paper 1: Sarah McVay, University of Washington
Title: "Non GAAP Earnings"
Co-Authors: TBD

1:50–2:00 p.m. Break
2:00–3:00 p.m.

Paper 2: Andrew Van Buskirk, The Ohio State University
Title:  "Disclosure Similarity and Future Stock Return Co-movement"
Co-Authors:Darren Roulstone, The Ohio State University
Travis Dyer, Cornell University

3:00–3:30 p.m. Break
3:30–4:30 p.m.

Paper 3: Maria Ogneva, University of Southern California
Title:  "Corporate Earnings Announcements as a Source of Timely Macroeconomic Information:
The Evidence from Intraday Trading"
Co-Author:  Jingjing Xia, City University of Hong Kong

4:30–4:40 p.m. Break
4:40–5:40 p.m.

Paper 4:  Salman Arif, University of Minnesota
Title:  "Regulatory Discretion in Assessing Performance:  Evidence from Bank Supervision"
Co-Authors: John Donovan, University of Notre Dame
Yadav Gopalan, Indiana University

5:45 p.m. Walk to hotel
6:00 -6:15 p.m.


Shuttle Service provided at hotel for dinner
Fogo de Chao
645 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN

6:30-7:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
7:30-9:30 p.m. Dinner


Shuttle back to hotel

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Moderator for the event: Nan Li
Time Event
7:30 a.m.

Walk to Carlson School of Management, Room 2-260 from hotel

8:00–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30–9:30 a.m.

Paper 5:  Urooj Khan, Columbia University
Title: "Earnings Quality on the Street"
Co-Authors:  Venkat Pedireddy and Shiva Rajgopal, Columbia University

9:30–9:40 a.m.

9:40–10:40 a.m.

Paper 6: Alexander Nekrasov, University of Illinois at Chicago
Title: "Employee Turnover and Firm Performance: Large-Sample Archival Evidence"
Co-Authors:  Qi Li, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Ben Lourie and Terry Shevlin, University of California, Irvine

10:40-10:50 a.m.


10:50-11:50 a.m.

Paper 7:  Bradley Hendricks, University of North Carolina
Title: "The Pitch: Managers' Disclosure Choice during IPO Roadshows"
Co-Authors:  Elizabeth Blankespoor, University of Washington
Gregory S. Miller, University of Michigan

11:50 a.m. Lunch (box lunches)

A cab can be arranged for you please see the cab signup sheets at the conference.  Deb will call and make the arrangements for you for cabs, or you can call Airport Taxi at 612-888-8000.  Ask them to pick you up at 321 19th Avenue South (circle drive), Minneapolis, MN 55455.  Taxi's can take up to 4 people at one time.  Vans are available for up to 8.  Please consider if you are going around the same time to combine.  Please also consider an Uber cab utilizing your phone.