Aim of the workshop

Main conference topics:
  • The introduction and the effectiveness of IAS/IFRS
  • The role of financial reporting in capital markets
  • The relationship between financial reporting and corporate governance
  • Current and future reporting frameworks for risk/environmental disclosure
  • Social and environmental disclosure
  • Accounting choices and earnings quality
  • The role of annual reports and other types of business communication for financial reporting purposes
  • The role of narrative disclosure in financial reporting
  • Fraud in financial reporting
  • International accounting harmonization
  • Audit quality and financial statements

The aim of the Workshop is to discuss high quality papers on all aspects of financial reporting and business communication.

We encourage the submission of both empirical and theoretical papers and case studies addressing financial reporting issues.

All papers will be peer-reviewed prior to acceptance for the workshop;
each paper accepted for presentation will be assigned a discussant to enhance a thorough discussion.

Workshop program

Thursday 22nd June

2.00 - 2.30 pm Registration - Room K16

2.30 - 2.40 pm Opening Plenary Session - Room K16

Prof. Alberto Quagli, University of Genoa, Editor of Financial Reporting

2.40 - 3.15 pm Plenary Speech - Room K16

3.15 - 4.15 pm Round Table - Room K16

Prof. Massimiliano Bonacchi, University of Dozen

Prof. Stefano Azzali, University of Parma

Prof. Thorsten Sellhorn, Munich School of Management

Coordinator: Prof. Pier Luigi Marchini, University of Parma

4.15 - 4.45 pm Coffee Break

New building ground floor
Parallel sessions 4.45 - 6.30 pm

Aula K9 - Chair Marco Maria Mattei

Friday 23rd June
Parallel sessions 9.30 - 10.45 am

Aula K9 - Chair Pier Luigi Marchini

Family or non-family firms, that is the question: Higher or lower earnings management?

When family firms go bad

Family firms and the severity of accounting misstatement

Socio-emotional wealth and accounting discretion in family firms: The case of goodwill write-off

Aula K11 - Chair Francesco Avallone

10.45 - 11.15 am Coffee Break

New building ground floor
Parallel sessions 11.15 am - 1.00 pm

Aula K10 - Chair Riccardo Stacchezzini

1.00 - 1.30 pm Closing Session - Room K8

1.30 - 2.30 pm Light lunch - New building ground floor

Speakers

Organization

Your paper

Do you have a paper you wish to be considered for the presentation at the workshop?

Submit your paper

Email a 1.000 word abstract or a full paper to financialreporting@unipr.it

Acceptance

Submitting Authors will be notified of acceptance

Completed papers

Fiinal inclusion in the programme will be contingent on receiving the full paper!

Publication

Conference papers might be considered and have a fast track for publication in Financial Reporting!
Submit a paper:

Should you wish to have a paper considered for the presentation at the workshop, please email a 1.000 word abstract or a full paper by 28 February 2017 to the following e-mail address: financialreporting@unipr.it

Submitting Authors will be notified of acceptance by 20 March 2017. Please note that final inclusion in the programme will be contingent on receiving the full paper by 20 May 2017.

At the choice of the Authors, conference papers might be considered and have a fast track for publication in Financial Reporting.

Scientific committee
Organizing committee
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Accomodation

Sponsors

Host University

Registration

All the values included VAT

Fees

Early Registration

Before 21 May 2017

PhD Student €50

Research assistant,Research fellow, Assistant professor €70

Associate Professor, Full Professor €90

Other €130

Late Registration

After 22 May 2017

PhD Student €50

Research assistant,Research fellow, Assistant professor €90

Associate Professor, Full Professor €110

Other €160

Registration Fees includes:
  • Congress Participation
  • Congress Kit
  • June 22th Coffee Break and Dinner
  • June 23th Coffee Break and Light Lunch

Partial attendance, to one or a few conferences is possible, please contact the Organizing Secretariat

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