Seminars 2016-17

March 28, 2017
Mercy Dendo (Heriot-Watt University)
“Necessary, but not sufficient for preventing inter-generational inequity: enhanced accountability and the Nigerian Oil Spill Monitor”

March 22, 2017
Yvonne Joyce (University of Glasgow)
“Insolvency practitioners and corporate governance in financial distress” 

March 8, 2017
Zakaria Ali-aribi (University of Central Lancashire)
“CSR disclosure and earnings quality”

February 22, 2017
Tom Tyson (St. John Fisher College, USA)
"The debate between postmodernism and historiography: an accounting historian's manifesto"

February 1, 2017
Stefano Cascino (London School of Economics)
“The perceived usefulness of financial accounting information: An experimental interview study of institutional investors.”

November 11, 2016
Emma Pugh (University of Bristol)
“Performance measures and short-termisim”

November 2, 2016
Aage Johnsen (Oslo and Akershus University, Norway)
“Strategic Planning and Impacts in Municipal Government: an Analysis of Subjective Survey and Objective Production and Efficiency Measures in Norway”


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