Thursday, 08. March 2018

7th ACMAR Doctoral Colloquium sparks lively debate among international students

“It’s been enriching. It’s been informative. And it’s been fun.” Leanne Johnstone’s (Örebro University School of Business) conclusion of the doctoral colloquium in management accounting at WHU -...


Thursday, 22. February 2018

#1 in Europe: The IMC doctoral program

For the second year in a row, the doctoral program at the Institute of Management Accounting and Control (IMC) of WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management has been ranked No. 1 in Europe in the area...


Wednesday, 10. January 2018

IMC celebrates tenth anniversary

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management has set itself the goal of Thought Leadership; with research, instruction and practice, it pursues all three strategic fields of performance on an equal...


Monday, 11. December 2017

Research workshop with Paula Van Veen-Dirks and Sandra Tillema

On December 6, 2017, Paula Van Veen-Dirks and Sandra Tillema from the Department of Accounting of the University of Groningen visited the IMC for a one-day research workshop. The workshop focused on...


Monday, 23. October 2017

IMC welcomes Professor Sebastian Becker for workshop on forecasting

On October 19, 2017, the IMC hosted a one-day workshop on forecasting. In an informal atmosphere, doctoral students of the IMC had the opportunity to present and discuss their research on the topics...


Monday, 23. October 2017

Utz Schäffer holds keynote at Management und Controlling Kongress in Paderborn

The annual congress, organized by Professor Christian Faupel (University of Applied Sciences Ostwestfalen-Lippe), attracts more than one hundred board members, general managers, and specialists from...


Professor Jürgen Weber
Thursday, 19. October 2017

IMC paper accepted by Journal of Management Accounting Research

A paper co-authored by Matthias D. Mahlendorf (Frankfurt School of Finance), Michal Matějka (W. P. Carey School of Business), and Jürgen Weber (Institute of Management Accounting and...


Tuesday, 12. September 2017

IMC publication in Contemporary Accounting Research

“Exploring the Roles of Vernacular Accounting Systems in the Development of “Enabling” Global Accounting and Control Systems”, a paper jointly written by Lukas Goretzki (University of Innsbruck),...


Monday, 11. September 2017

An early start is key to success

Everyone is talking about digitalization. Almost every branch of industry and all areas of business are affected by it. Controlling is no exception and digitalization will lead to significant...


Thursday, 07. September 2017

Lukas Goretzki presents paper on management accountants' identity work

On September 6, Dr. Lukas Goretzki visited his alma mater to lead a WHU Research Seminar for the Institute of Management Accounting & Control (IMC). In his working paper, he investigates how...