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Transformational Thinking: Applying Ourselves to Change

Accounting Perspectives Symposium: Thursday, June 10, 2021

At the 2021 Canadian Accounting Association Annual Conference

Accounting Perspectives is pleased to announce the Accounting Perspectives Symposium at the CAAA Annual Conference.  The symposium, “Transformational Thinking: Applying Ourselves to Change” will explore how external influences have transformed, and will continue to transform, the accounting profession. The symposium, to be held on Thursday, June 10, 2021, will feature research articles that study significant transformations in the field of accounting.

Sessions 1 and 2
Time Zone: EDT, Quebec
10:30 to 12:30
Session 1: Transformations to the Profession, CPA Canada

Industry Peer Information and the Equity Valuation Accuracy of Firms Emerging from Chapter 11
Presenting Author: Sasan Saiy, University of Waterloo
Discussant: Darren Henderson, Wilfrid Laurier University


Difference between Accrual Properties of Physical and Intangible Intensive Firms
Presenting Author: Aneel Iqbal, York University
Discussant: Camillo Lento, Lakehead University


What Matters in Corporate Governance: Evidence from Corporate Social Irresponsibility
Presenting Author: Samir Trabelsi, Brock University
Discussant: Bruce McConomy, Wilfrid Laurier University

12:30 to 14:30 Lunch Break (brown bag lunch and CPA Canada Competency Map 2.0 session)
14:30 to 16:30
Session 2: Transformations to Public Practice, Mike Cherny, Deloitte

The Relation Between Payroll and Income Tax Avoidance
Presenting Author: Michael Marin, University of Toronto
Discussant: Devan Mescall, University of Saskatchewan


The Effect of National Office and External Inspection on Audit Partner’s Judgment
Presenting Author: Yi Luo, Queen’s University
Discussant: Krista Fiolleau, University of Waterloo

  Envisioning More Regenerative Forms of Accounting: Engaging in Performative Dialogue as a Means of Transformational Change
Presenting Author: Nicholas McGuigan, Monash University
Discussant: Merridee Bujaki, University of Ottawa

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