After Larry Gies pledged $150 million in October of last year and our college was renamed Gies College of Business, people began to learn more about the motivations that drive this man both professionally and personally. Illinois Alumni recently presented … Continued
Congratulations to Jessen Hobson and our former doctoral student Steph Grant. Their paper co-authored with Brooke Elliott titled “Trader Participation in Disclosure: Implications of Interactions with Management” has been accepted to be presented at the 2018 Contemporary Accounting Research Conference.
Kevin Jackson and Michael Donohoe from Gies College of Business earned awards during the Illinois CPA Society’s (ICPAS) annual Leadership Recognition Dinner in Chicago on June 14. Making a difference in diversity; encouraged by others’ commitment Jackson, Associate Professor of … Continued
Congratulations to David Godsell. His manuscript titled, “Product Market Effects of IFRS Adoption”, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. It is co-authored with Jimmy Downes of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Vanessa Flagmeier … Continued
Congratulations to Gerlando Lima. His paper entitled “The Effect of National Culture on the Relationship between IFRS Adoption and Cost of Equity Capital,” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of International Accounting Research.
Congratulations to Fei Du. Her paper entitled “Defending Mao’s Dream: How Politicians’ Ideological Imprinting Affects Firms’ Political Appointments” coauthored with Chris Marquis and Danqing Wang is conditionally accepted at Academy of Management Journal (AMJ).
Three of the top students in the Master of Accounting Science (MAS) program, Alexander Balkan, Emma Lazar, and Yuxin Shi, have been nominated by the Department of Accountancy for an opportunity to spend one year as a Postgraduate Technical … Continued
The Gies College of Business Alumni Association and Gies College of Business joined together at the Hyatt Regency Chicago to welcome nearly 1,000 alumni and friends of the College for the annual Spring Luncheon. This annual gathering provides an opportunity … Continued
Graduating senior and new Fulbright Scholar Rachel Jacoby ’18 ACCY/BA views her business education much differently than when she first arrived on the University of Illinois campus. Then, she was expecting to travel along a fairly conventional course. “When I … Continued
Congratulations to Professor Mark Peecher and formal doctoral student Cassandra Estep (now at Emory University). Their paper, “The Role of Tacit Knowledge in Auditor Expertise and Human Capital Development” with Jasmijn Bol (Tulane) and Frank Moers (Maastricht) was accepted for … Continued