On October 1, 2016, the University of Illinois student chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) welcomed more than 250 participants from 20 different colleges and universities to the Business Instructional Facility on the University of Illinois … Continued
Yearly Archives: 2016
Clara Chen, Ryan Hudgins, and Bill Wright’s paper entitled, “The Effect of Directional Goals on the Perceived Credibility of Data Analytics” has been accepted for presentation at the 10th Conference on New Directions in Management Accounting.
Oktay Urcan’s paper, “Why Does Aggregate Earnings Growth Reflect Information about Future Inflation?” with Lakshmanan Shivakumar (London Business School) has been accepted for publication in The Accounting Review.
Susan Curtis has accepted a position as Associate Editor for Accounting Education.
On October 29, 2016, a ceremony was held in the Business Instructional Facility Commons to dedicate a new classroom that honors the legacy of former deans of the College of Business. Funds to endow this classroom were provided by the … Continued
On October 14, George Pennacchi, professor of finance, was formally invested as the Bailey Memorial Chair of Money, Banking, and Finance in a ceremony held in the Deloitte Auditorium of the Business Instructional Facility. Pennacchi has been a faculty member … Continued
University of Illinois Case Competition Teams took the top 3 spots at the annual PwC Challenge Case Competition Monday, October 31. This year’s competition included a record number 33 teams. Greg Davis is the faculty organizer/mentor. 1st Place – Average Joes … Continued
Ciao-Wei Chen’s paper, “Financial Statement Comparability and the Efficiency of Acquisition Decisions,” with Richard Mergenthaler, Dan Collins, and Todd Kravet is forthcoming in Contemporary Accounting Research.