Accounting and Finance PhD Presentations

29 November, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:30
Sir Llew Edwards Building, Room 116

Six PhD candidates from UQ Business School will be sharing with us their exciting research in Accounting/Finance. Please support our early career researchers by attending the event and providing feedback on their research.

Every attendee of the event will be able to vote for your favourite presentation!

The winner of the most liked presentation will be announced at the AF Forum welcome reception.

Professor Robert Faff sponsors the award, and we appreciate his great support to the event.

The event requires no registration—all are welcome. The length of each presentation is 15-minutes followed by a 10-minutes Q&A. The presentation schedule is as followed.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Event Time Topic
PhD Presentations 2.00pm - 4.30pm  
1. Kevin Thai 2.00 - 2.25pm Is improved disclosure readability always beneficial?
2. Jennifer Sun 2.25 - 2.50pm Three essays on consumption-based asset pricing model: Australia evidence
3. Andrew Wang 2.50 - 3.15pm Real options approach used in cleantech research of environmental finance
4. Dewan Rahman 3.15 - 3.40pm Spinning the news: strategic news releases by CEOs
5. Robert Guerro 3.40 - 4.05pm The option-implied ex-dividend drop and the end of the dividend play strategy
6. Maggie Liu 4.05 - 4.30pm Ex-ante tail risk and the earnings announcement premium