Four-School Accounting Research Conference


The Department of Accounting at NYU Stern School of Business hosted the Four-School Accounting Research Conference on April 29, 2022.  This annual conference brings together accounting researchers from four leading northeastern business schools, Columbia Business School, NYU Stern, Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and Yale School of Management.  Each school would have one paper presentation with a discussant from another school.

By Invitation Only

The papers at the conference are as follows:
Earnings News and Over-the-Counter Markets - Stefan Huber (Rice University), Chongho Kim (NYU Stern), and Edward Watts (Yale SOM)
Presenter: Chongho Kim (NYU Stern)
Discussant: Doron Nissim (Columbia Business School)
Moderator: Yiwei Dou (NYU Stern)

Impression Managers - Wei Cai (Columbia Business School), Yaxuan Chen (Harvard Business School), and Jee-Eun Shin (University of Toronto)
Presenter: Wei Cai (Columbia Business School)
DiscussantChristopher Ittner (Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania)
ModeratorCarolyn Deller (Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania)

Accounting Uniformity, Comparability, and Resource Allocation Efficiency - Carlos Corona (Ohio State University), Zeqiong Huang (Yale SOM), and Hyun Hwang (UT Austin)
PresenterZeqiong Huang (Yale SOM)
DiscussantIlan Guttman (NYU Stern)
ModeratorAnya Nakhmurina (Yale SOM)

Actively Managed ETFs and the Effects of Portfolio Transparency - Zachary Kaplan (Washington University in St. Louis) and Jeremy Michels (Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania)
PresenterJeremy Michels (Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania)
DiscussantFrank Zhang (Yale SOM)
ModeratorRobert Stoumbos (Columbia Business School)

The main entrance to the conference location is 40 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10012. Please use the revolving doors at Tish Hall. Below are common routes to NYU Stern School of Business.

After arrival at Penn Station, take the blue-line subway (A, C, or E line) in the Downtown direction for three stops to West Fourth Street-Washington Square Station. Walk east on West Fourth Street for about 7 minutes until you reach the Stern School. If you take a cab at Penn Station, the destination address is 40 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10012.

If you drive, three parking lots are also pinned on the map. The addresses are below.

Washington Square Village Parking
3 Washington Square Village, New York, NY 10012
+1 212-253-9061

Minetta Parking Garage
18 Minetta Ln, New York, NY 10012
+1 212-777-3530

Icon Parking
11 5th Ave, New York, NY 10003
+1 212-475-9562