DeGroote School of Business

Course Description

A772 - Seminar in Financial Accounting Research

This seminar provides a broad overview of contemporary empirical research in financial accounting. Most of the research relies on archival data utilizing accounting and stock market databases. Topics include the impact of accounting information on security prices, postearnings announcement drift and other market anomalies, voluntary firm level disclosure policy, accounting policy choices and earnings management, earnings/returns associations, market response to accounting data, stock analyst, corporate governance, cost of capital, etc.

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Fall 2022

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A772 C01 Outline

Fall 2021

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A772 C01 Outline

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