The Department of Law and Economics at University La Sapienza (Rome), the Department of Management at LUISS Guido Carli University (Rome) and the Journal Financial Reporting are jointly organizing the IV Financial Reporting Workshop.

The event will take place in Rome the 13 and 14 June 2013.
The aim of the IV Financial Reporting Workshop is to discuss high quality papers on all aspects of financial reporting and business communication. We welcome both empirical and theoretical papers and case studies on

  • 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 choice and earnings quality
  • The role of annual reports and other business communication in financial reporting
  • The role of narrative disclosure in financial reporting

All papers will be peer reviewed prior to acceptance for the workshop, and there is a discussion of the accepted papers after the presentation by the authors.