Utah
Winter
Accounting
Conference
2023

2023 Utah Winter Accounting Conference Program

Thursday, February 23

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm --- Welcome Reception at the GARFF Building, 1731 E Campus Center Drive
▻ Kahlert Hall: 4th floor, north end ◅
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Friday, February 24

7:00 am to 7:30 am --- Continental Breakfast at the University Park Marriott

7:30 am to 9:15 am --- Session 1

Moderator: Mirko Heinle

Robbie Moon "Out of the Office: How Does Professional Inattention Impact Retail Investors?"

Omri Even-Tov "Do Information Processing Costs Matter to Regulators? Evidence from the U.S. Shadow Bank Supervision"

Discussants: Sarah Zechman and Sara Malik

9:30 am to 4:00 pm --- Skiing at Alta Ski Area

5:15 pm to 5:30 pm --- Snack

5:45 pm to 7:30 pm --- Session 2

Moderator: Russell Lundholm

Jonathan Bonham "Contracting on Aggregated Accounting Estimates"

Vicki Wei Tang "Taxation, Regulation, and Cryptocurrency Pricing"

Discussants: Beatrice Michaeli and Jennifer Blouin

7:45 pm to 10:00 pm --- Dinner at the University Park Marriott



Saturday, February 25

7:00 am to 7:30 am --- Continental Breakfast

7:30 am to 9:15 am --- Session 3

Moderator: Shane Dikolli

Hao Xue "ESG Disclosure, Market Forces, and Investment Efficiency"

Rebecca Hann "Does Talking the Climate Change Talk Affect Firm Value: Evidence from the Paris Agreement"

Discussants: Henry Friedman and Jordan Schoenfeld

9:30 am to 4:00 pm --- Skiing at Deer Valley Resort

4:00 pm to 5:45 pm --- Apres Ski at Deer Valley Snow Park Lodge, Second Floor Lounge

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm --- Dinner at Fireside Dining in Deer Valley's Empire Canyon Lodge