IX Workshop on Empirical Research in Financial Accounting

V Research Forum of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting.

Gran Canaria (Spain), 3-5 October 2012

Welcome

The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain) and the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting are jointly organizing the IX Workshop on Empirical Research in Financial Accounting, and the V Research Forum of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting. The event will take place in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria from 3 to 5 October 2012.

The aim of the IX Workshop on Empirical Research in Financial Accounting is to discuss high quality papers in all topics related to empirical financial accounting research. All papers are peer reviewed prior to acceptance for the workshop, and there is a discussion of the accepted papers after the presentation by the authors.

As in previous editions, we will enjoy the attendance of relevant researchers in the area of financial accounting, acting as main speakers Lakshmanan Shivakumar, from London Business School and Joachin Gassen, from Humboldt University of Berlin.

As regards the IV Research Forum of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting (REFC-SJFA), a selection of papers currently under review in the journal will be presented by their authors and there will be a discussion after their presentation in order to spread and improve the work in progress. This discussion represents an additional review round.

Call for papers (Workshop)

Topics

We welcome empirical papers in all areas of Financial Accounting research. Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

Any other contribution to Financial Accounting research will be also very welcome.

Deadline for submission

The deadline for submission of papers is June 1st, 2012.

Submission of papers

Papers should be submitted electronically to the following e-mail address: ixwsaccounting@ulpgc.es
To resolve any problem regarding paper submissions, please contact Jerónimo Pérez Alemán (e-mail address: ixwsaccounting@ulpgc.es).

Research Forum (SJFA)

A selection of papers currently under review in the journal will be presented by their authors and there will be a discussion after their presentation in order to spread and improve the work in progress. This discussion represents an additional review round.

Organizing Committee

President and coordinators

Vocals

Scientific Committee

Programme

Programme (link)

Registration form

Registration form

Venue and Practicalities

VENUE

The venue of the conference is:

Hotel Lopesan Villa del Conde 5*

C/Mar Mediterráneo, 7

35100 Maspalomas (Gran Canaria)


ACCOMMODATION

HOTEL LOPESAN VILLA DEL CONDE 5* (where the workshop takes place).

TO GET FROM THE AIRPORT TO THE HOTEL LOPESAN VILLA DEL CONDE (link)

HOTEL LOPESAN VILLA DEL CONDE 5* (where the workshop takes place)
ROOM TYPE/BOARD BASIS PRICE
Double Standard room, as single use, breakfast included 98,27 euros per person/day
2nd person in a Double Standard room breakfast included 32,39 euros person/day

Reservation form (link)

VAT (local taxes) not included on tariffs.



HOTEL IFA CATARINA 4* (Playa del Inglés)

TO GET FROM THE AIRPORT TO THE HOTEL IFA CATARINA (link)

HOTEL IFA CATARINA 4*
ROOM TYPE/BOARD BASIS PRICE
Double Standard room, as single use, breakfast included 62,92 euros per person/day
2nd person in a Double Standard room breakfast included 19,98 euros per person/day

Reservation form (link)

VAT (local taxes) not included on tariffs.