Miami "Winter Warm-Up" Accounting Conference

Miami "Winter Warm-Up" Accounting Conference

December 8-9, 2022

Welcome to the third “Winter Warm-up” Accounting Conference hosted by the University of Miami. The goal of the conference is to bring together a relatively small group of accounting researchers in an informal setting to discuss new and exciting academic research. The conference will take place here at Miami Herbert just before the rookie camp. It will begin Thursday, December 8, and conclude Friday, December 9. We have five exciting paper presentations lined up, along with a reception Thursday evening.

Attendance at the conference is by invitation only.

Participant List

  • Ana Albuquerque – Boston University
  • Badryah Alhusaini – Arizona State University
  • Jeremy Bertomeu – Washington University
  • Pietro Bianchi – Florida International University
  • Matt Bloomfield – University of Pennsylvania
  • Khrystyna Bochkay – University of Miami
  • Massimiliano Bonacchi – University of Bolzano
  • John Campbell – University of Georgia
  • Stefano Cascino – London School of Economics
  • Seungjiu Choi – University of Miami
  • Roman Chychyla – University of Miami
  • Maria Correia – London School of Economics
  • Christine Cuny – New York University
  • Emmanuel De George – University of Miami
  • Brianna De la Osa – University of Miami
  • John Donovan – Notre Dame University
  • Rachel Flam – London Business School
  • Fabrizio Ferri – University of Miami
  • Mark Friedman – University of Miami
  • Yadav Gopalan – Indiana University
  • Allan Herbert – University of Miami
  • Nick Holman – University of Texas, Austin
  • Raffi Indjejikian – University of Michigan
  • Anthony Joffre – University of Miami
  • April Klein – New York University
  • Jake Krupa – Tulane University
  • Roby Lehavy – University of Michigan
  • Andy Leone – Northwestern University
  • Dan Li – University of Miami
  • Daniele Macciocchi – University of Miami
  • Mark Maffett – University of Miami
  • Nathan Marshall – University of Colorado
  • Melissa Martin – University of Illinois Chicago
  • Beatrice Michaeli – University of California Los Angeles
  • Paul Michas – University of Arizona
  • Miguel Minutti-Meza – University of Miami
  • Mark Myring – Florida International University
  • Matt Phillips – University of Miami
  • Marlene Plumlee – University of Utah
  • DJ Nanda – University of Miami
  • Zeyu Ou – University of Miami
  • Sundaresh Ramnath – University of Miami
  • Joe Schroeder – Indiana University
  • Suhas Sridharan – Emory University
  • Phil Stocken – Dartmouth College
  • Kay Tatum – University of Miami
  • Erin Towery – University of Georgia
  • Yini Wang – University of Miami

Conference Program

The conference will take place in the Executive Dining Room at Miami Herbert Business School.
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Lunch | Location: Finker Frankel
1:00 – 1:15pm
Opening remarks by Vice Dean DJ Nanda | Location: SB 308
1:15 – 2:15pm

Presentation #1: “Do Private Lenders Learn from Public Equity Markets” | Speaker: John Donovan (Notre Dame) | Location: SB 308

2:15 – 2:45pm
Coffee Break
2:45 – 3:45 pm
Presentation #2: “Board Bias, Information, and Investment Efficiency” | Speaker: Beatrice Michaeli (UCLA) | Location: SB 308
3:45 – 4:15 pm
Coffee Break
4:15 – 5:15 pm
Presentation #3: “Does the Introduction of a Credibility Mechanism for Stewardship Disclosure Improve Investor Engagement?” | Speaker: April Klein (New York University) | Location: SB 308
6:15 – 8:30 pm

Reception
Location: 
Bay 13
65 Alhambra Plaza
Coral Gables, FL 33134
https://www.bay13brewery.com/ 

9:30 – 10:00 am
Coffee Break
10:00 – 11:00 am
Presentation #4: “Racial Segregation and Audit Independence” | Speaker: Mark Maffett (University of Miami) | Location: SB 308
11:00 – 11:30 pm
Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30 pm
Presentation #5: “Political Costs and Strategic Corporate Communication” | Speaker: Christine Cuny (New York University) | Location: SB 308
12:30 - 12:40 pm
Concluding remarks
12:40 - 1:30 pm
Lunch (boxed lunch)