London Business School Accounting Symposium

The Symposium brings together leading accounting scholars in an informal setting to discuss high-quality academic papers.

Announcement and call for papers

The 13th London Business School Accounting Symposium will take place at the School duting 19-20 June 2014.

Papers will be presented on Thursday (morning and afternoon) and on Friday morning.  Lunch on both days will be provided at London Business School and there will be a Symposium Dinner on Thursday evening.

Attendance at the Symposium is by invition only.


Eight papers will be presented across the two days.  Three of the papers have been invited and we are delighted to confirm that the speakers are Robert Bushman (UNC), Patricia Dechow (Berkeley) and Richard Sloan (Berkeley).  The remaining five papers will be selected from submissions received in response to our call for papers.  Submissions in all current areas of accounting research are welcome.

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    Contact us

    For more information about the Accounting Symposium,

    Paper submissions

    Deadline Saturday 1 March 2014

    Send paper submissions to Debbie Hughes,


    Recommended hotel

    Our recommended hotel is the Danubius Hotel Regent's Park.  A special London Business School rate is available at this and some other local hotels for Symposium participants (subject to availability).  Rates for 2014 will be added as soon as they become available.