Accountancy

Paper Accepted for Presentation- Jessen Hobson and Steph Grant

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.

Two awards recognize indelible influence of Gies faculty

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

Paper Acceptance – David Godsell

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

Paper Acceptance – Gerlando Lima

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.

Paper Acceptance – Fei Du

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).

Fulbright Scholar Rachel Jacoby Will Teach in Malaysia

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

Paper Acceptance – Mark Peecher

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