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2017 Accounting Research Conference

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Friday, April 7, 2017

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Wes Watkins Center, OSU Campus, Stillwater, Oklahoma

Presented by the School of Accounting in the Spears School of Business


Registration — 8:00 – 8:45 am
Opening Remarks — 8:45 – 9:00 am
Presentation #1— 9:00 – 10:00 am
Break — 10:00 – 10:30 am
Presentation #2— 10:30-11:30 am
Lunch — 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Presentation #3 — 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Presentation #4 — 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Break — 3:00 – 3:30 pm
Presentation #5 — 3:30-4:30 pm
Conclusion — 4:30-4:45 pm

2017 Speakers

Professor Daniel Collins

“The Persistence and Pricing of Merger-Related Transitory Growth and Its Implications for Growth Anomalies and Asset Pricing Models”
Professor and Department Executive Officer, Henry B. Tippie Research Chair in Accounting, Tippie College of Business
The University of Iowa

Professor Robert Knechel

“Competitive Rivalry in Audit Markets”
Frederick E. Fisher Eminent Scholar Chair, Fisher Eminent Scholar in Accounting, Director, International Center for Research in Accounting and Auditing, Warrington College of Business
University of Florida

Professor Jimmy F. Downes

“Do Investors Adjust for Balance Sheet Risk that Should be “Off Balance Sheet”? Evidence from Cash Flow Hedges”
Assistant Professor, Accountancy, College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska

Professor Mary Hill

“Contract Maturity and Uncapitalized Assets”
Assistant Professor, John T. Steed School of Accounting
The University of Oklahoma

Professor Leah Muriel

“Auditors’ Pricing of FCPA Violations”
Assistant Professor, School of Accounting, Spears School of Business
Oklahoma State University

  • The Atherton Hotel at Oklahoma State University
  • Mention the OSU Accounting Research Conference to receive the conference rate of $109. There is a limited block of rooms available and you must make your reservation by March 6. Call 405-744-6835 to reserve your room.
  • Room 108, Wes Watkins Center, Oklahoma State University campus
  • Wes Watkins Center address— N Washington Street and W Hall of Fame Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74078
  • Park in lot 9A or 99D. You will receive a parking pass when you register to place on your car dashboard.

2016 Speakers

Professor William Kinney

McCombs School of Business
University of Texas at Austin

Professor Joel Owens

College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska

Professor Terry Shevlin

Paul Merage School of Business
University of California, Irvine

Professor Jonathan Shipman

The Sam M. Walton College of Business
University of Arkansas

Professor Brad Blaylock

Spears School of Business
Oklahoma State University