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...


Thursday, 31. August 2017

Everyone is talking about digitalization, but not everyone is actually utilizing it

The third Future of Controlling study from the WHU Controller Panel shows that digitalization is now at the top of the agenda in many companies. In terms of expected importance in 2022,...


Thursday, 10. August 2017

IMC alumnus Christian Busse joins the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

The list of full professors who have emerged from the IMC continues to grow: This year, Christian Busse took the Chair of Sustainable Production Management at the Carl von Ossietzky University of...


Tuesday, 01. August 2017

IMC publication in Accounting, Organizations and Society

“Theorizing and testing fast and slow bidirectional effects: The relationship between strategy formation and involvement of controllers” a paper jointly written by Raphaela Erhart (WHU – Otto...