The University of Georgia Fall Accounting Symposium will be held Friday, September 15, through Saturday, September 16.
- Zach Kaplan, Washington University in St. Louis
- Rebecca Hann, University of Maryland
- Emmanuel de George, University of Miami
- Beatrice Michaeli, UCLA
Friday, September 15
|10:00-11:00||With a Grain of Salt: Uncertain Veracity of External News and Firm Disclosures, Beatrice Michaeli|
|11:15-12:15||Information flows are a two-way street: the effect of fund-analyst relationships on analyst outputs, Zachary Kaplan|
|1:30-2:30||Consumer Responses to the Revelation of Corporate Social Irresponsibility, Emmanuel De George|
|2:45-3:45||The Price of an Accountant Shortage: Evidence from Job Vacancy Duration and Internal Control Weaknesses, Rebecca Hann|
|5:30-7:00||Dinner at John Campbell’s Residence|
Saturday, September 16
|11:00-3:00||Tailgate Reception at Terry BLC|
|3:00||Football Game vs. South Carolina|
This conference is by invitation only. There is no conference fee, but participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging. Lodging accommodations are arranged at the SpringHill Suites in downtown Athens. Details on formal registration and lodging will be provided to registered conference participants.