Accounting Summer Camp

The 2017 Accounting Summer Camp will be on August 17 and 18 at the Knight Management Center.

Schedule

All sessions will be held in the Bass Center room B400, unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, August 17
12:00 – 1:00pm Lunch
McCoy Family Courtyard
1:00 – 1:05pm Welcome Remarks
1:05 – 2:15pm Presenter: Brandon Gipper, Stanford University
Discussant: Robert Knechel, University of Florida
Paper:
2:15 – 2:30pm Break
Great Room, B412
2:30 – 3:45pm Presenter: Anna Costello, University of Michigan
Discussant: Joe Weber, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paper: Credit Market Disruptions and Liquidity Spillover Effects in the Supply Chain
3:45 – 4:00pm Break
4:00 – 5:15pm Presenter: Pete Lisowsky, University of Illinois
Discussant: Stephanie Sikes, University of Pennsylvania
Paper: Do Smoothing Activities Indicate Higher or Lower Financial Reporting Quality? Evidence from Effective Tax Rates
5:30 – 8:30pm Reception and Dinner
Mac Arthur Park Restaurant
27 University Avenue
Palo Alto
Friday, August 18
9:00 – 9:30am Breakfast
Great Room, B412
9:30 – 10:45am Presenter: Lisa De Simone, Stanford University
Discussant: Stacie Laplante, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Paper: The Effect of Foreign Cash Holdings on Internal Capital Markets and Firm Financing
10:45 – 11:15am Break
Great Room, B412
11:15am – 12:30pm Presenter: Ilan Guttman, New York University
Discussant: Tim Baldenius, New York University
Paper: Debt Contracts in the Presence of Performance Manipulation
12:30 – 2:00pm Lunch
McCoy Family Courtyard
2:00 – 3:15pm Presenter: Sam Bonsall, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Brian Bushee, University of Pennsylvania
Paper: Media and Trading Frenzies at Earnings Announcements
3:15 – 3:45pm Break
Great Room, B412
3:45 – 5:00pm Presenter: Ivan Marinovic, Stanford University
Discussant: Judson Caskey, University of California, Los Angeles
Paper: Regulatory Disclosure (Hard copies of the paper will be provided at the registration table)
5:30 – 8:30pm Dinner
Charles and Lily Lee
780 Dixon Way, Los Altos
Stanford GSB Participants

Mary Barth, Stanford University
William Beaver, Stanford University
Anne Beyer, Stanford University
Elizabeth Blankespoor, Stanford University
Jung Ho Choi, Stanford University
Lisa De Simone, Stanford University
George Foster, Stanford University
Brandon Gipper, Stanford University
Ron Kasznik, Stanford University
David Larcker, Stanford University
Charles Lee, Stanford University
Becky Lester, Stanford University
Ivan Marinovic, Stanford University
Maureen McNichols, Stanford University
Stefan Reichelstein, Stanford University
 

Andrew Baker, Stanford University
Kurt Gee, Stanford University
Stefan Huber, Stanford University
Ken Li, Stanford University
Sara Malik, Stanford University
Steven Mitsuda, Stanford University
Trung Nguyen, Stanford University
Aneesh Raghunandan, Stanford University
Edward Watts, Stanford University
Chloe Xie, Stanford University

Invited Faculty

Tim Baldenius, New York University
Sam Bonsall, Pennsylvania State University
Brian Bushee, University of Pennsylvania
Judson Caskey, University of California, Berkeley
Maria Correia, London School of Economics
Anna Costello, University of Michigan
Ed deHaan, University of Washington
Yonca Ertimur, University of Colorado Boulder
Omri Even Tov, University of California, Berkeley
Paul Fischer, University of Pennsylvania
Pingyang Gao, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Ilan Guttman, New York University
Bob Holthausen, University of Pennsylvania
Doron Israeli, The Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel
Alan Jagolinzer, Cambridge University
Robert Knechel, University of Florida
Yaniv Konchitchki, University of California, Berkeley
Stacie Laplante, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Alastair Lawrence, London Business School
Pete Lisowsky, University of Illinois
Matthew Lyle, Northwestern University
Kevin Markle, University of Iowa
Alexander Nezlobin, University of California, Berkeley
Maria Ogneva, University of Southern California
Panos N. Patatoukas, University of California, Berkeley
Nemit Shroff, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stephanie Sikes, University of Pennsylvania
Douglas Skinner, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
Abbie Smith, Universiry of Chicago
Eric So, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Suhas Sridharan, Emory University
Jake Thornock, Brigham Young University
Connie Weaver, Texas A&M University
Joseph Weber, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Xiao-Jun Zhang, University of California, Berkeley

Registration

This event is by invitation only. Registration ended on May 31, 2017.

Lodging

We have reserved a block of rooms for this conference at the Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel.

Each attendee must make his/her own reservation and must mention “Accounting Summer Camp 2017” in order to receive the group rate. Speakers and discussants coordinate with Rochelle Bagalso to book their rooms.

Ways to Make Your Reservation

Call 1 (800) 325-3535
Email Sheraton Reservations with your:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Name of your group
  • Arrival and departure date
  • Credit card number and expiration date (to guarantee reservation)
Online Sheraton Online Reservations

Cut-Off Date

The reservation cut-off date is Friday, Jul 28, 2017. Any remaining rooms in the block will be released this day. Reservations received after the cut-off date will be taken on a space-available basis and the group rate will no longer be guaranteed.

Guest Room Rate and Billing

The per-night rate for a single or double room is:

August 16-17 $349 per night
August 18 $129 per night

The following taxes and fees are applied per room per night:

Occupancy tax 14%
California tourism tax 0.195%
Convention and Visitors Bureau Tourism fee $0.84
These taxes are not included in the room rate and are subject to change without notice.

Each individual will be responsible for his or her own room, tax and incidental charges. A credit card deposit will be requested upon check-in.

Parking

We offer valet parking for $23 per day, or self-parking for $18 per day.

Check-In and Check-Out Time

The check-in time is 3:00pm and check-out time is 12:00pm. The hotel will accommodate early arrivals on a space-available basis only. If you do not check-in before 12:01am the day following your arrival, we will release the hold on the room and it will be available for general sale.

Guest Room Internet

High-speed internet access is included in the rate.

No Show or Failure to Show Policy

All individual guest rooms must be canceled 48 hours or more prior to arrival to receive a full refund. If a guest should fail to show, on the reserved arrival date, a charge of one-night room and tax will be charged to the individual’s credit card or to the contracted account assigned.