Call for Papers and Participants Accounting and Business Research Special Issue Conference on ‘Auditing in China’
Call for Papers and ParticipantsAccounting and Business ResearchSpecial Issue Conference on ‘Auditing in China’8-9 December, 2018Beijing, ChinaConference Paper Submission Deadline:1 October 2018Keynote Speaker:Professor Mark DeFond is the A. N. Mosich Chair of Accounting, Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Southern California. His research investigates issues in auditing, interna...
The Bright Side of Earnings Management
Accounting Seminar（2018-20）Topic:The Bright Side of Earnings ManagementSpeaker:Renhui Fu, Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityTime:Wednesday, Nov 14th, 10:00-11:30 a.mPlace:Room 217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:Theory depicts situations in which capital market frictions trap managers into managing earnings. This paper probes one such situation and demonstrates the usefulness of earnings management...
Stock Dividends, Gambling Clientele, and Cost of Equity
Finance Seminar（2018-26）Topic: Stock Dividends, Gambling Clientele, and Cost of EquitySpeaker: Ji-Chai Lin, The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityTime: Wednesday, 7 November, 10:00-11:30Location: Room 217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:What are the benefits to a firm of having retail-gambling investors as shareholders? Motivated by studies showing that gambling clientele requires a lower rate of ...
The Moving that Makes Us: The Impact of Residential Mobility on Consumer Motivation
Marketing Seminar（2018-21）Topic:The Moving that Makes Us: The Impact of Residential Mobility on Consumer MotivationSpeaker:Linying Fan, the Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityTime:Wednesday, 07 November, 13:30-15:00Location:Room K01, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:This research examineshow and why residential mobility leads consumers to have stronger intrinsic motivation in consumption activities...
The Institution of Merit: A Chinese Case Study
Economics Seminar（2018-18）Topic:The Institution of Merit: A Chinese Case StudySpeaker:WANG Zhi,the School of Economics in Fudan UniversityTime:Tuesday,Nov.6, 13:30-15:00p.mPlace:Room 217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:While it is now commonly accepted that places at elite colleges should be allocated by merit, there is little consensus on how merit should be measured and whether the same stan...
The Informational Role of Sponsored Advertising on Online Retail Marketplaces
Marketing Seminar（2018-20）Topic:The Informational Role of Sponsored Advertising on Online Retail MarketplacesSpeaker:Fei Long, Columbia Business SchoolTime:Friday, 02 November, 13:30-15:00Location:Room 216, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:E-commerce platforms, such as Amazon, Alibaba and Flipkart, have transformed the retail sector by matching sellers and consumers at an unprecedented scale. Th...
Variance Risk Premium, Higher Order Risk Premium, and Expected Stock Returns
Finance Seminar（2018-25）Topic: Variance Risk Premium, Higher Order Risk Premium, and Expected Stock ReturnsSpeaker: Hao Zhou, Tsinghua University - PBC School of FinanceTime: Wednesday, 31 October, 10:00-11:30Location: Room 217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:We provide a model-free, internally consistent decomposition of the total variance risk premium into a second order (variance) risk premiu...
How I Learn to Love Being Dynamically Inconsistent
Economics Seminar（2018-17）Topic:How I Learn to Love Being Dynamically InconsistentSpeaker:Kim-Sau Chung(锺剑修), theHong Kong Baptist UniversityTime:Tuesday,Oct.30, 13:30-15:00p.mPlace:Room 217, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:Being dynamically inconsistent is mighty inconvenient. You cannot choose whatever plan of actions you like, but instead have to limit yourself to plans that your future s...
An Empirical Bargaining Model with Digit Bias – A Study on Auto Loan Monthly Payments
Marketing Seminar（2018-18）Topic:An Empirical Bargaining Model with Digit Bias – A Study on Auto Loan Monthly Payments.Speaker:Zhenling Jiang, the John M. Olin School of Business at Washington UniversityTime:Wednesday, 24 October, 13:30-15:00Location:Room K01, Guanghua Building 2Abstract:This paper studies price bargaining when both parties are subject to perception biases with numbers. The e...