The event will take place in Parma on the 22nd and 23rd June 2017.
The aim of the Workshop is to discuss high quality papers on all aspects of financial reporting and business communication. We encourage the submission of both empirical and theoretical papers and case studies addressing financial reporting issues.
Topics may include:
The introduction and the effectiveness of IAS/IFRS
The role of financial reporting in capital markets
The relationship between financial reporting and corporate governance
Current and future reporting frameworks for risk/environmental disclosure
Social and environmental disclosure
Accounting choices and earnings quality
The role of annual reports and other types of business communication for financial reporting purposes
The role of narrative disclosure in financial reporting
Fraud in financial reporting
International accounting harmonization
Audit quality and financial statements
All papers will be peer-reviewed prior to acceptance for the workshop; each paper accepted for presentation will be assigned a discussant to enhance a thorough discussion.
Submission of papers
Should you wish to have a paper considered for the presentation at the workshop, please email a 1.000 word abstract or a full paper by 28 February 2017 to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitting Authors will be notified of acceptance by 20 March 2017. Please note that final inclusion in the programme will be contingent on receiving the full paper by 20 May 2017.
Extended deadline for full paper submission: 5 June 2017
At the choice of the Authors, conference papers might be considered and have a fast track for publication in Financial Reporting.