The CPA-AGRC, in coordination with the Management Research Seminar Series, will be hosting Linda Thorne, Professor of Accounting, Schulich School of Business at York University on April 4, 2018 at 10 am. Her talk is entitled “CSR Performance: Governance Insights from Dual-class Firms”. For more information and to register, please RSVP here.
The CPA-AGRC is proud to announce that the paper, “Voluntary disclosure of intangibles and analysts’ earning forecasts and recommendations”, by Anis Maaloul, Walid Ben Amar and Daniel Zeghal and published in the Journal of Applied Accounting Research, has been selected by the journal’s editorial team as a Highly Commended paper in the 2017 Emerald Literati […]
The CPA-AGRC at the Telfer School of Management would like to take this opportunity to welcome our Visiting Scholar, Professor Henrik Nilsson. Henrik is an Full Professor of Accounting at Stockholm School of Economics. He earned his PhD degree in accounting from the University of Umeå (Sweden). At SSE Henrik teaches financial accounting and financial […]
The CPA-AGRC Group will hosted a seminar on November 18th, 2016. The invited speaker was Kiridaran Kanagaretnam, Professor of Accounting at Schulich School of Business. The talk was titled “Effects of Informal Institutions on the Relationship between Accounting Measures of Risk and Bank Distress”. See the seminar poster here.
The CPA-AGRC Group will be hosting a seminar on October 21st, 2016 at 10 am in DMS 4165. The invited speaker is Aida Sijamic Wahid, Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. The talk is titled “Managing Reputation: Evidence from Biographies of Corporate Directors”. See the seminar poster […]
In Memoriam It is with profound regret and sorrow that we have learned recently of the passing on September 1, 2016 of Paul Joseph Faulkner, BA, MBA (Michigan State), FCGA (Ontario). Paul, who retired after 17 years with the Canadian Armed forces as a Lt. Col and then pursued a career in the public service, […]
The CPA-AGRC Group, in conjunction with the Management Research Seminar Series, will be hosting a seminar on September 30th, 2016 at 10 am in DMS 7170. The invited speaker is Walid Busaba, Professor at the Ivey Business School at Western University. The talk is titled “Do Underwriters Overprice IPOs to Avert Potential Withdrawal by the Issuers?”. […]
The CPA-AGRC Group would like to announce the 2016 Telfer Funding Competition Results. The recipients have been awarded $5,000 each from Telfer to support the following research projects: 2016 – 2017 Recipients: Impact of Accounting Information and Its Quality on Government Grantmaking to Nonprofit Organizations Principal Investigator: Qiu Chen Board Gender Diversity and Innovation Principal […]
The CPA-AGRC Group will be hosting a seminar on April 8th, 2016 at 10 am in DMS 4165. The invited speaker is Stephannie Larocque, Professor at the Mendoza College of Business at Notre Dame University in Indiana. The talk is titled “Forecasting Taxes: New Evidence from Analysts”. If you wish to attend, please RSVP to […]
The CPA-AGRC is hosting two upcoming events in the Research Seminar Series at the Telfer School of Management. Dr. Claudine Mangen of Concordia University, Montreal will be presenting a seminar entitled, “What is a Logic? The Emergence of the Democratic Logic in the Corporate Field”, on January 22, 2016 at 10 am in room DMS 4165. Dr. Dongyoung […]
Each year the Telfer School of Management has the pleasure to nominate one of its professors for the Telfer Young Researcher of the Year Award. This award is given to a faculty member who has made exceptional contributions to research. In 2015, the members of the Faculty Teaching Personnel Committee chose Professor Samir Saadi as […]
A study by the CPA Canada-Accounting and Governance Research Centre (CPA-AGRC) concludes that female representation in the boardroom makes it more likely for a firm to disclose climate-change related risks. Walid Ben Amar, a professor of accounting and the Executive Director of the CPA-AGRC at the Telfer School of Management, Millicent Chang of the University […]