Accountancy faculty members at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign rank #1 for the number of articles published in 2011 issues of The Accounting Review, one of the most prestigious academic journals in accounting. More . . .
Yearly Archives: 2011
This year, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign selected College of Business senior William
Laura Li’s paper entitled,
Imagine a world with no cellphones, no voicemail, no laptops. To most students, that
Bill Wright and Ken Trotman.’s paper entitled “Triangulation of Audit Evidence in Fraud Risk Assessments” has been accepted for publication in Accounting, Organizations and Society.
Brothers Ashton ’10 and Ryan ’10 Clark have jump-started their careers with Uticketit.com.
Sophomore Ryan Singh ’13, a finance and management major, and Annie Wang ’13, a sophomore in accounting, are featured in Postmarks, a campus publication.
Ashton (’10) and Ryan (’10) Clark tell how they saved their business brainchild UTicketIt.com from failure.
With a standing-room-only crowd of ILLINOIS accountancy students and three prominent alumni taking center stage at the Department of Accountancy’s recent Lyceum, the Deloitte Auditorium couldn’t have been more orange and blue–or more Deloitte for that matter. All three speakers are not only loyal ILLINOIS supporters, but they are also experienced, long-time leaders at Deloitte.
Research by Accountancy Professor Theodore Sougiannis and two colleagues finds that takeovers of companies audited by one of the Big Four accountancy firms generate an average of $166 million more value.