Schulich Seminar Series 2020-21

The CPA – Schulich Accounting Seminar Series

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2021

Friday, January 15 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm, Virtual Dawn Matsumoto, Gerhard G. Mueller Endowed Professor in Accounting, Foster School of Business, University of Washington Do Analysts Cater to Investor Beliefs? Evidence from Dual-Listed Chinese Firms
Friday, January 29 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Paolo Quattrone, Professor of Accounting, Governance & Society, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester Inquiries into the Mystery of Value: Accounting for the ‘Common Good’ at the Istituto per la Ricostruzione Industriale (IRI)
Friday, February 12 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Simon Dermarkar, Department of Accounting Studies, HEC Montréal Rethinking “Audit Quality” in Turbulent Times: Silo Governance and Subjugation of Audit to the “External” Environment
Friday, February 26 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Ken Li, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University Evolution in Value Relevance of Accounting Information
Tuesday, March 9 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm, Virtual David Cooper,  Emeritus Professor, Department of Accounting and Business Analytics, University of Alberta Making Regulations Work: A Study on the Operationalization of Disclosure Regulation
Friday, March 26 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Erica Pimentel, PhD Candidate, Concordia University Freedom through Choice: Employee Empowerment in the Neoliberal Workplace
Friday, April 30 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Hendrik Vollmer, Associate Professor of Accounting, Warwick Business School Accounting and the Shifting Spheres

2020

Friday, October 30 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual Kun Huo, Ivey Business School, Western University The Effect of Sanction Target on Managers’ Compliance with Regulations
 Friday, November 20 10:00 am – 11:30 am, Virtual Daniel Martinez, HEC Paris Accounting and the Territorialization of Cannabis Markets

Finance

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2021

Friday, January 22 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Ron Kaniel, Professor, University of Rochester Intermediated Asymmetric Information, Compensation, and Career Prospects
Friday, January 29 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Felipe Restrepo, Associate Professor, Ivey Business School at Western Ontario The “7% Solution” and IPO (Under)Pricing
Friday, February 5 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Madhu Kalimipalli, Professor, Wilfred Laurier University Debt Contracts, Covenant Design, and Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from Bond Repurchases
Friday, March 12 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Joan Farre-Mensa, Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago Financing Payouts
Friday, March 26 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Sermin Gungor, Research Advisor, Bank of Canada Intermediary Leverage Shocks and Funding Conditions
Friday, April 9 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Si Li, Professor, Wilfred Laurier University Say on Pay Voting and Mergers and Acquisitions
Friday, April 16 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Mark Huson, Professor, University of Alberta Issuing equity in the face of bad news

2020

Friday, October 2 10:00 am – 11:30 am, Virtual Dong Lou, Associate Professor, London School of Economics The Effect of Advisors’ Incentives on Clients’ Investments
Friday, October 9 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Pablo Slutzky, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland Drug Money and Bank Lending: The Unintended Consequences of Anti-Money Laundering Policies
Friday, November 6 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Camille Hebert, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Learning from Errors in Entrepreneurship
Friday, November 13 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Justin Birru, Associate Professor, Ohio State of University Sub-optimal trading decisions and investment biases
Friday, November 20 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Diane Del Guercio, Professor, University of Oregon How have passive portfolio managers fared in the era of the dramatic rise of passive investing?
Friday, November 27 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Yan Wang, Assistant Professor, University of McMaster Labor-Capital Substitution and Capital Structure: Evidence from Automation

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Marketing

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2021

Friday, January 19 Virtual Emma Levine, University of Chicago The Moral Judgment of Honesty
Friday, February 12 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Jen Argo, University of Alberta Prada Bags and Ice-cream Flavors: How Conspicuous Consumption Experiences Shape Consumer Creativity
Friday, February 26 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Meredith Thomas, Florida State University Imprinting and Cultural Entrepreneurship in Marketer Exits
Friday, March 12 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Zeynep Arsel, Concordia University Content Markets and Institutional Work
Friday, March 19 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Lawrence Williams, University of Colorado Boulder The Nature of Meaningful Consumption
Friday, March 26 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual David Mick, University of Virginia “ER”: The Essence and Dis-Ease of Marketing (a Buddhist Perspective)
Friday, April 9 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Kristen Duke, University of Toronto Structuring Decisions to Encourage (or Discourage) Action: The Quantity Integration Effect
Friday, May 7 10:00 am – 11:30 am, Virtual Martin Schreier, WU Vienna Paying Twice to Have it Your Way? The Backfiring Effect of Mass Customization on a Product’s Resale Value
Friday, May 14 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Alison Wood Brooks, Harvard University How to TALK Gooder: The Science (and serendipity) of Conversation
Friday, May 21 9:00 am – 10:30 am, Virtual Stefano Puntoni, Erasmus University The Psychology of Human Replacement
Friday, September 24 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Virtual Stephanie Tully, Stanford University Psychological Ownership of Money
Friday, October 8 special time 10:00 am -11:30 am, Virtual Giana Eckhardt, King’s College London TBA
Friday, October 22 1:00 pm -2:30 pm, Virtual George Newman, Yale University TBA
Friday, November 5 1:00 pm -2:30 pm, Virtual Mark Forehand, University of Washington TBA
Friday, November 12 1:00 pm -2:30 pm, Virtual Melanie Wallendorf, University of Arizona TBA
Friday, November 19 1:00 pm -2:30 pm, Virtual Hal Hershfield, UCLA TBA
Friday, December 3 1:00 pm -2:30 pm, Virtual Amber Epp, University of Wisconsin-Madison TBA

Operations Management and Information Systems (OMIS)

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2021

Friday, October 1 Virtual Jun Li, University of Michigan Crowdfunding the Front Lines: An Empirical Study of Teacher-Driven School Improvement

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Organization Studies

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2021

Friday, January 22 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Dan Samosh, University of Toronto Who’s Disclosing? Examining the Influence of Social Status in the Relationship between Disability Disclosure Strategies and Work Outcomes
Friday, February 26 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Stephanie Creary, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Providing Standardized or Targeted Support? How Managers Navigate Dual Prescriptions for Supporting Women and Racial Minorities at Work
Thursday, March 4 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Leonora Risse, RMIT in Melbourne Making a Difference to Society through our Research, Impact and Engagement
Friday, March 19 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Tiffany Johnson, Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology “Where Do We Go From Here?”: Stigma, Work, and the Future
Friday, April 23 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Danielle King, Rice University Resilience: Cognitive Predictors and Behavioral Outcomes
Friday, May 7 1:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Alyson Byrne, Memorial University Getting away Scott- but not Susan-free: The effects of safety-specific abusive supervision and supervisor gender on follower attributions and safety outcomes

2020

Friday, September 18 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Winny Shen, Schulich School of Business, York University Discrimination Against East Asian Employees at Work
Friday, October 23 3:00 pm, Virtual Dr. Sabrina Volpone, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado-Boulder Moving from Successful Aging to Successful Living: Lessons from Long Term Survivors of HIV
Friday, November 27 3:00 pm, Virtual Christianne Varty, Schulich School of Business, York University When Competence is Not Enough: How Warmth Stereotypes from Non-Organizational Members Undermine Asian Employees

Real Estate and Infrastructure

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2021

Friday, February 12 10:40 am – 12:10 pm, Virtual Stanimira (Stani) Milcheva, Associate Professor of Real Estate & Infrastructure Finance, University College London Does Investor Size Matter? Evidence from Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Strategy Management/Policy

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2020

Wednesday, November 18 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Virtual Daniel B. Sands, Ph.D. Candidate, Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University Why Receiving a Michelin Star may not be a Good Thing: The Role of Third Parties in Value Creation and Capture
Thursday, November 19 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Virtual Xirong (Subrina) Shen, Ph.D. Candidate, SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University Winning Long and Far: The Impact of Publications on the Generative Value of Inventions for Artificial Intelligence Firms
Tuesday, November 24 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Virtual Chunhu Jeon, Ph.D. Candidate, W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University How Inequality Breeds Entrepreneurship and Reproduces Inequality in Entrepreneurial Teams
Thursday, November 26 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Virtual Majid Majzoubi, Ph.D. Candidate, Foster School of Business at the University of Washington Paying a Price for Change: The Effects of Change in Identity Claims on Firm Legitimacy

Research Officer: Farhana Islam