The Sidney G. Winter Lecture Series

October 14-15, 2016 · W401 Pappajohn Business Building 


View a list of individuals who registered to attend or testimonials from Ph.D. graduates.


Friday, October 14

11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m.
Buffet Lunch

12:45–1:00 p.m.
Welcome, Tippie Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial

1:00–2:00 p.m.
SP Kothari, MIT
Capture and Competition

2:00–2:15 p.m.

2:15–3:15 p.m.
Edward Maydew, UNC-Chapel Hill
Banks as Tax Planning Intermediaries

3:15–3:45 p.m.

3:45–4:45 p.m.
S. Paul Hribar, University of Iowa
Implied Confidence in Management Range Forecasts

6:00 p.m.
Reception and Dinner, McCord Lounge, Kinnick Stadium 

Saturday, October 15

7:45–8:30 a.m.

8:30–9:30 a.m.
Holly Skaife, UC-Davis
Corporate Lobbying and CEO Pay

9:30–9:45 a.m.

9:45–10:45 a.m.
Guojin Gong, Penn State University
Discretionary Reporting Under Relative Performance Evaluation

10:45–11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Jaewoo Kim, University of Rochester
Mergers and Acquisitions Accounting and Its Implications for Growth Anomalies

12:15–12:30 p.m.
Wrap up (box lunches provided)