One of Businessweek's Top-Ranked Professors, Haresh Sapra

Finance Roundtable

September 17, 2015: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Chicago Booth Professor of Accounting, Haresh Sapra, will discuss the Real Effects of Accounting Measurement and Disclosure.


Gleacher Center
Room 200
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr.
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Professor Sapra will share the latest developments regarding efforts to make accounting techniques and company health more transparent, in an effort to avoid repeating the mistakes of the financial crisis and put our financial system on a stronger footing in the future.

Sapra will incorporate two research papers he has published into the presentation:

  • Should banks' stress tests results be made public?  An anlysis of the cost and benefits.
  • How frequent financial reporting turns into managerial short-termism.  An equilibrium analysis of the costs and benefits of reporting frequency.

Join us for an insightful look about a complex but important issue facing management and investors today.




$7 online in advance

$10 at the door


Register Online

Deadline: 9/16/2015


John Salvino, '06