2015/2016 Seminars

Date

Time

Title

Speaker

Affiliation

Group

Room

August 2015

           

03/08/2015

09:00

Back to the Future(s) – A Case Study of the US Cotton Industry in the 19thCentury

Moritz van Elsacker

TU Munich

Economics

BDO Library 

September 2015

           

30/09/2015

13:15

Always and Everywhere Inflation? Treasuries Variance Decomposition and the Impact of Monetary Policy

Prof Alexandros Kontonikas

University of Glasgow

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

October 2015

           

02/10/2015

13:30

Shareholder Protection in an Unregulated Market

Prof John Turner

QMS

QUCEH

BDO Library

02/10/2015

15:30

Lying Through Others: Does Delegation Promote Deception?

Prof Robert Innes

UC Merced

Economics

BDO Library

07/10/2015

13:00

Mutual Fund Performance and Overpriced Stocks

Dr Si Cheng

QMS

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

07/10/2015

15:00

An Investigation into the Challenges of Adopting Sustainable Fuel in the Aviation Industry and how they can be Overcome 

Dr Tracey Dodd 

University of South Australia 

Management

BDO Library

09/10/2015

11:00

Skills and Competencies and the Sustainability of the Modern Audit

Prof Stuart Turley

University of Manchester

Accounting

Boardroom

09/10/2015

15:30

Market Economies with an Endogenour Social Division of Labour

Prof Rob Gilles

QMS

Economics

BDO Library

14/10/2015

13:00

Same Same But Different - Stylized Facts of CTA Sub Strategies

Dr Youwei Li

QMS

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

16/10/2015

11:00

Paradoxes and Tensions in New Public Management Reforms: The Case of New Zealand's Earthquake

Prof Sue Newberry

University of Sydney

Accounting

Boardroom

16/10/2015

13:30

Onwards and Upwards? Internal Migration and Social Mobility in Sweden, 1880-1900

Bjorn Eriksson

Lund University

QUCEH

BDO Library

16/10/2015

15:30

Taxpayer Responses over the Cycle: Evidence from Irish Notches

Prof Friedrick Schneider

University of Linz

Economics

BDO Library

21/10/2015

13:00

Financial Stress in the United Kingdom

Dr Declan French

QMS

Finance

Syndicate Room 9

21/10/2015

15:00

Research Impact: The 'Impact Agenda' and Lessons from REF 2014 

Dr Sarah Gilmore

University of Portsmouth 

Management

BDO Library

23/10/2015

11:00

If its not legit it won't work: A Comparative Study of Public-Sector Accounting Change in Westminster and Scotland

Prof Noel Hyndman and Dr Mariann Liguori

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

23/10/2015

15:30

Maternity Leave Duration and Female-Male Relative Labour Market Outcomes

Dr Cathy Balfe

Bank of England

Economics

BDO Library

28/10/2015

13:00

Voluntary Profit Forecast Disclosures, IPO Pricing Revisions and After-Market Earnings Drift

Prof Paul McGuinness

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Finance

Syndicate Room 3

30/10/2015

11:00

Cyberfactories: Cybernization and Cybergization of News Production 

Prof Barbara Czarniawska

University of Gothenburg

Accounting

Boardroom

30/10/2015

13:30

Global Banking and the International Tranmission of the 1931 Financial Crisis 

Oliver Accominotti

LSE

QUCEH

BDO Library

30/10/2015

15:30

Recovery from Deep Recession: Lessons from Interwar Britain

Tadeusz Gwiazdowski

University of Manchester

Economics

BDO Library

November 2015

           

04/11/2015

15:00

 Software Demonstration

Qualtrics

Qualtrics

Management

BDO Library

06/11/2015

11:00

A Theoretical Framework of External Accounting Communication: Research Perspectives, Traditional and Theories

Prof Niamh Brennan

University College Dublin

Accounting

Boardroom

06/11/2015

15:30

Social Mobility and Nazi Membership

Dr Alan de Bromhead

QMS

Economics

BDO Library

11/11/2015

13:15

The Real Effect of Financial Innovation: Evidence from Credit Default Swaps Trading and Corporate Innovation

Dr Sarah Qian Wang

University of Warwick

Finance

BDO Library

13/11/2015

11:00

Changing Roles of Accounting Under Austerity

Carmela Barbera

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Accounting

Boardroom

13/11/2015

13:30

Explaining the “absurd, hated and pernicious principle of managing agency”: The Role of Hybrid Ownership Forms in the 19th Century Anglo-Indian Trade

Dr Michael Aldous

QMS

QUCEH

BDO Library

13/11/2015

15:30

Less is More? The Child Quantity-Quality Trade-Off in Early 20th Century England and Wales

Dr Alan Fernihough

QMS

Economics

BDO Library

18/11/2015

13:15

Time Series and Macroeconomic Risk

Prof Mark Hutchinson

University College Cork

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

18/11/2015

15:00

Entrepreneurs in Time; Adding a Historical Perspective to International Entrepreneurship

Dr Michael Aldous

QMS

Management

BDO Library

20/11/2015

15:30

Bilateral Linkages and the International Transmission of Business Cycles

Dr Lance Kent

College of William & Mary

Economics

BDO Library

20/11/2015

11:00

The History of a Company as Told Through Chairman's Statements: Guinness (1948-1996)

Martin Quinn & Alonso Moreno

Dublin City University & Universidad de Jaén

Accounting

Boardroom

25/11/2015

13:15

Imperfect Information and Expectation Formation in the Foreign Exchange Market

Dr Satrajit Mukherjee

QMS

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

27/11/2015

11:00

Global-Local Networks

Dr Isabella Nolte

QMS

Boardroom

Boardroom

27/11/2015

13:30

The 1866 Banking Crisis and Trade 

Chenzi Xu

Harvard University

QUCEH

BDO Library

27/11/2015

15:30

East Side Story: Historic Pollution and Neighborhood Segregation

Dr Yanos Zylberberg

University of Bristol

Economics

BDO Library

December 2015

           

02/12/2015

13:15

A Sustainable Business Model Strategy for Irish Credit Unions: Does One Size Fit All?

Dr Barry Quinn

QMS

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

04/12/2015

15:30

1. Network Economies with clubs  2. Impediments to Efficiency in Online Social Networking

Dr Birendra Rai

Monash University

Economics

BDO Library

09/12/2015

15:00

Influence of Consumer Factors on Low Cost Carrier Online Ticket Purchase Acceptance and Use: An Extension of UTAUT2

Dr Elena Carvajal-Trujillo

University of Huelva

Management

BDO Library

11/12/2015

15:30

Altruistic Observational Learning

Dr Anthony Ziegelmeyer

QMS

Economics

BDO Library

11/12/2015

11:00

Students' Approaches to Learning

Patricia McCourt-Larres

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

18/12/2015

15:30

Economic Thought in Ancient China

Dr Terry Peach

University of Manchester

Economics

BDO Library

January 2016

           

15/01/2016

11:00

U.S. Fund Accounting Through the Lens of History

Prof Alfo Pavan

University of Cagliari

Accounting

Boardroom

22/01/2016

10:00

 

Various

 

CIBEP

Lecture Theatre

29/01/2016

11:00

Stakeholder Accountability in UK Charities: The Use of Public and Private MEchanisms

Dr Danielle McConville

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

29/01/2016

15:30

Impact of a Mobile Phone Program on Adolescent Reproductive Health: A Cluster-Randomised Trial

Dr Slawa Rokicki

Harvard University

Economics

BDO Library

February 2016

           

03/02/2016

13:15

Taxation, Ownership and Agency Costs at U.S. Depository Institutions: C Corporations, S Corporations and Cooperatives

Prof Donal McKillop  

QMS 

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

05/02/2016

13:30

Competition between organisational forms in Danish and Irish dairying around the turn of the twentieth century

Dr. Eoin McLaughlin (with Paul Sharp)

St. Andrews

QUCEH

BDO Library

05/02/2016

15:30

Same Sex Marriage, The Great Equalizer

Dr Sergey Popov 

QMS 

Economics

BDO Library

10/02/2016

13:15

Why does Idiosyncratic Risk have a Systematic Component?

Prof Sohnke Bartram 

University of Warwick 

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

10/02/2016

15:00

When Industrial Democracy meets Corporate Social Responsibility – A Comparison of the Bangladesh Accord and Alliance as responses to the Rana Plaza disaster 

Prof Jimmy Donaghey 

University of Warwick  

Management

BDO Library

12/02/2016

11:00

A View of the Internationalization of Public Sector Standard Through the Prism of Glocalization

Prof Giuseppe Grossi

Kristianstad University

Accounting

Boardroom

12/02/2016

15:30

Paid Parental Leave and Mothers' Return to Work

Prof Duncan McVicar

QMS

Economics

BDO Library

17/02/2016

13:15

Does Cooperativeness Promote Happiness? Cross-country Evidence 

Prof Gionvanni Ferri 

Libera Università Maria Ss. Assunta 

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

17/02/2016

16:30

Estimating the Size of the Shadow Economy: Methods, Problems and Open Questions

Prof Friedrich Schneider

University Linz

Economics

BDO Library

19/02/2016

11:00

Strengthening Education Systems and Building Peace trough Results Based Financing in Fragile States: Case Study of DR Congo

Prof Ciaran Connolly

QMS

Accounting

BDO Library

19/02/2016

13:30

Ther Berlin Stock Exchange in Imperial Germany - A Market for New Technology? 

Prof Sibylie Lehmann-Hasemayer

Universitat Hohenheim

QUCEH

BDO Library

24/02/2016

13:15

Model Risj in Gas Storage Valuation: Joint Calibration-Estimation Risk Measurement

Dr Mark Cummins 

Dublin City University 

Finance

Syndicate Room 6

24/02/2016

15:00

Why does the Feist project matter for management? 

Dr Julian Warner 

QMS 

Management

BDO Library

25/02/2016

12:30

The Rise Innovation Districts: A New Urban Geography in America and Europe.

Julie Wagner

Brookings Institution

CIBEP

LR2

26/02/2016

11:00

The Bundling of Management Accounting Innovations in the Public Sector: An Experimental Learning Perspective

Prof Enrico Bracci

University of Ferrara

Accounting

Boardroom

26/02/2016

15:30 

The Effect of University Fees on Applications, Attendance and Course Choice: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in the UK 

Dr Filipa Sa  

Kings College London 

Economics 

BDO Library 

March 2016

           

04/03/2016

11:00 

Food Fraud, Accounting and Social Theory 

Prof Lisa Jack 

University of Portsmouth 

Accounting 

Boardroom 

04/03/2016

13:30 

Bankruptcy, Discharge, and the Emergence of Debtor Rights in Eighteenth Century England

Prof Ann Carlos 

University of Colorado Boulder 

QUCEH 

BDO Library 

04/03/2016

15:30

Not Working at Work: Loafing, Unemployment, and Labor Productivity 

Prof Daniel Hamermesh

Uni of Texas and Royal Holloway

Economics

Lecture Theatre

09/03/2016

15:00

Age, Work and Pensions in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong. A Comparison of Policy Developments and Public Sector Age Management

Dr Heike Schroder

QMS

Management

BDO Library

11/03/2016

11:00

Institutional Hybridity in Public Sector Reform: Replacement, Blending, or Layering of Administrative Paradigms

Tobias Polzer

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

11/03/2016

15:30

Guinnessometrics: A Refreshing Alternative to Random Experiments

Prof Stephen Ziliak

Roosevelt University

Economics

Lecture Theatre

15/03/2016

12:30

The Changing Nature of Irish Exports: Context, Causes and Consequences (RSVP qumsresearch.support@qub.ac.uk )

Stephen Byrne

Central Bank of Ireland

CIBEP

LR2

16/03/2016

13:15

Big Data & Macroeconomic Nowcasting

Dr Fotis Papalias

QMS

Finance

SR6

18/03/2016

11:00

Outcome-based Strategic Commissioning of Public Services

Prof Tony Bovaird

University of Birmingham

Accounting

Boardroom

18/03/2016

13:30

Contractual Freedom and Corporate Governance in Britain in the Late Nineteenth Century

Prof Naomi Lamoreaux

Yale University

QUCEH

BDO Library

18/03/2016

15:30

The Quest for Status and R&D-based Growth 

Dr Klaus Prettner

Vienna University of Technology

Economics

BDO Library

23/03/2016

13:30

 Measuring Business Model Innovation

Dr Thomas Claub

Philipp University of Marburg

Management

BDO Library

 

April 2016

           

13/04/2016

13:15

Do Firms Respond to Industry Rising Stars? 

Dr Bin Xu

QMS

Finance

SR6

15/04/2016

13:30

Related Investing: Corporate Ownership and the Dynamics of Capital Mobilization during U.S. Industrailization 

Zorina Khan

Bowdoin College

QUCEH

BDO Library

15/04/2016

15:30

Second Chance for High School Dropouts? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Postsecondary Education Returns to the GED  

Dr Christopher Jepson

University College Dublin

Economics

BDO Library

20/04/2016

15:00

Work, Life and Volunteering

Dr Katherine Venter

University of Leicester

Management

BDO Library

22/04/2016

13:15

A Model of the Growth of the Firm

Prof Gerhard Kling

University of London

Finance

SR6

22/04/2016

13:30

Nature Versus Nurture in Social Outcomes. A Lineage Study of 61,000 English Individuals, 1750-2016 

Greg Clark

UC Davis

QUCEH

BDO Library

22/04/2016

15:30

Incomplete Models 

Prof Andrew Chesher

UCL

Economics

Lecture Theatre

22/04/2016

11:00

Impression Management in Annual Report Narratives: The Case of the Private Finance Initiative 

Dr Victoria Maier

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

26/04/2016

17:30

The Economic Impact of Brexit 

Various

Various

CIBEP

Sir William Whitla Hall

27/04/2016

12:45

Measuring Self-Sufficiency in Defined Benefit Pension Schemes 

Paul Sweeting

University of Kent 

Finance

SR6

29/04/2016

11:00

Accounting Change and Anti-corruption Policites in the Italian Space Agency

Dr Michele Bigoni

QMS

Accounting

Boardroom

29/04/2016

15:30

High Stakes Testing: Chronic Disease Management in Low Resource Settings

Dr Jacob Bor

Boston University

Economics

BDO Library

May 2016

           

04/05/2016

15:00

Managing Subsidiary Embeddedness in the Multinational Enterprise

Dr Kieran Conroy

QMS

Management

BDO Library

04/05/2016

13:15

Institutional Cross-ownership and Corporate Strategy: The Case of Mergers and Acquisitions

Dr Yeqin Zeng

University of Reading

Finance

SR6

06/05/2016

13:30

TBC

Chris Colvin

QMS

QUCEH

BDO Library

06/05/2016

15:30

Competition and Networks of Collaboration

Dr Nikita Roketskiy

University College London

Economics

BDO Library

06/05/2016

11:00

Mapping Performance Budgeting

Prof Christoph Reichard

University of Potsdam

Accounting

Boardroom

11/05/2016

13:15

Early Life Conditions and Later Life Outcomes - Can Retrospective Data Help?

Dr James Smith

Rand Corporation USA

Finance

SR6

13/05/2016

15:30

Even Up: Maintaining Relationships

Prof Larry Samuelson

Yale University

Economics

BDO Library

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