Nova SBE | Católica - June 17th 2019

2019 Lisbon Accounting Conference

The Lisbon Accounting Conference brings together leading accounting researchers in an informal setting for a one-day conference of high-quality academic papers in financial accounting.

Join us on June 17th at Nova School of Business & Economics.

The registration deadline ended on April 15th, 2019. The Conference is, at the moment, fully booked.

Important information

When: June 17th, 2019

Registration Deadline: April 15th, 2019

Where: Nova SBE, Ming C. Hsu Academic Hall, Room E002.

How to get here: Map & Directions


If you have any questions, please get in touch.


Conference Program

Find the conference's program here.

Papers, Speakers and Discussants

Ana Marques
Norwich Business School

Paper: Industry Competition and non-GAAP disclosures
Discussant: Benjamin Whipple, University of Georgia

Download paper here.

Bradley E. Hendricks
University of North Carolina

Paper: The revolving door between the PCAOB and large audit firms
Discussant: Maria Correia, London School of Economics

Download paper here.

Cathy Shakespeare
University of Michigan

Paper: What Can We Learn About Credit Risk From Debt Valuation Adjustments?
Discussant: Scott Liao, University of Toronto

Download paper here.

Luzi Hail
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Paper: Do Risk Disclosures Matter When it Counts? Evidence from the Swiss Franc Shock. 
Discussant: Zoltan Novotny-Farkas, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business

Download paper here.

Mary Barth
Stanford University

Paper: Equity Book Values Greater Than Market Values: Accounting, Risk, or Mispricing?
Discussant: Beatriz Garcia Osma, Universidad Carlos III

Download paper here.

Rodrigo Verdi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Paper: Calendar Rotations: A New Approach for Studying the Relative Timing of Firms’ Earnings Announcements
Discussant: Jordan Schoenfeld, Dartmouth

Download paper here.

List of Participants

Please find information about the participants in the conference here.


We have a partnership with Hotel Palácio Estoril for the Conference. To book your room, please contact

Please note that the demand for hotels this time of the year is high, so we encourage you to make your reservation ASAP.

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