2017 (13th) Annual Conference

November 6th(Monday) – 9th(Thursday), 2017
Venue:Xuhui Campus of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Organized by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
keynote speakers
Rajiv D. Banker

Dr. Rajiv D. Banker is the Merves Chair in Accounting and Information Technology at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. He is a world-renowned scholar, an innovative leader and a distinguished teacher. His research addresses complex and emerging problems of importance to managers. Dr. Banker is one of the most highly cited scholars in management and economics worldwide. He is ranked as the most prolific scholar in management accounting published in the top accounting research journals over the past 20 years. His research articles are cited over 500 times each year by other researchers in a wide range of disciplines. One of his papers is ranked fourth highest in citations in the 60-year history of Management Science.

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Ranjani Krishnan

Dr. Ranjani Krishnan is the Ernest W. & Robert W. Schaberg Endowed Chair in Accounting at the Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University. Her research expertise includes managerial accounting and control, cost accounting, cost behavior and health care. Her research has been published in journals such as Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Strategic Management Journal, and The Accounting Review. She was an editor of The Accounting Review (2008-2011) and is currently the editor of the Journal of Management Accounting Research.

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James Ohlson

Dr. James Ohlson is currently the Chair Professor of Accounting in School of Accounting and Finance, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Professor Ohlson has lectured around the world and has received various distinguished recognitions and awards, including the American Accounting Association's Notable Contribution to Literature Award, 1995; the American Accounting Association Educator of the Year Award, 1998; the American Accounting Association Wildman Award, 1998; the AICPA/American Accounting Association's Notable Contribution to Literature Award, 2000; University Regent Professor, Arizona State University, 2008; Chiang Jiang Scholar 長江學者講座教授 (sponsored by Tongi University, Shanghai 2012); the American Accounting Association Award for Seminal Contribution to the Literature, 2013; British Petroleum Centennial Professor, London School of Economics, 1993-94;and Member of The Accounting Hall of Fame, 2015.

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Guliang Tang

Dr. Guliang Tang is a Professor in Finance Department, Business School of University of International Business and Economics. Dr. Tang was awarded as Yangtze River Scholars Distinguished Professor by Ministry of Education of China in 2013. He is recently awarded the “Notable Contribution to Management Accounting Literature Award” by American Accounting Association in 2016. Dr Tang’s research mainly focuses on corporate finance and managerial accounting in the Chinese setting. His research has been published in journals such as The Accounting Review, Management Accounting Research and numerous top Chinese journals.

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Masao Tsuji

Dr. Masao Tsuji is currently a faculty of Department of Accounting & Finance, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB) in Japan. His major research areas include management control, business analysis and valuation, and accounting policies by management. Dr. Tsuji serves on the board of APMAA as a senior director in 2016. Dr. Tsuji would like to continue sharing and exchanging research insights among the APMAA members and encouraging his colleagues to take a more active part in the APMAA activities.

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Mark Young

Dr. S. Mark Young is The George Bozanic and Holman G. Hurt Chair in Sports and Entertainment Business and Professor of Accounting at the Marshall School, University of Southern California. He studies management control system design, and his research interests cover many areas such as strategy, management control, industrial organization, management accounting and control issues in China. He has published in top tier journals such as Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, and Academy of Management Review, and served as associate editor of The Accounting Review. Dr. Young received the Notable Contributions to the Accounting Literature Award and the Notable Contributions to the Management Accounting Literature Award.

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