Tuesday, 05. April 2016

Georg Wernicke presents study on media disapproval of CEO overcompensation

On April 1, Dr. Georg Wernicke (Copenhagen Business School) presented his research paper “What drives media disapproval of overpaid CEOs and when does it trigger cuts in CEOs’ excess pay?”,...


Wednesday, 16. March 2016

13th ACMAR welcomes academic management accounting community

The Annual Conference for Management Accounting Research (ACMAR) at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management has become a popular meeting point for the international academic management accounting...


Professor Utz Schäffer, Dr. Davor Labas, and Professor Jürgen Weber @ WHU
Thursday, 25. February 2016

Research visit of Davor Labas

Davor Labas, a postdoc researcher and lecturer at the University of Zagreb, visited the IMC last week to present his latest research and engage in discussions with faculty and doctoral...


Monday, 22. February 2016

Dr. Jeremy Morales presents paper on management accountants’ struggle for recognition

On February 19, Dr. Jeremy Morales visited Vallendar to lead a WHU Research Seminar for the Institute of Management Accounting & Control (IMC). He presented his working paper "Struggles for...


Wednesday, 23. December 2015

Leona Wiegmann receives research grant from Dr. Werner Jackstädt foundation

Leona Wiegmann, doctoral student at the Institute of Management Accounting and Control of WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, and her co-researchers have received a grant from the Dr. Werner...


Wednesday, 02. December 2015

IMC paper to be published in Contemporary Accounting Research

“Budgeting in Times of Economic Crisis”, a paper jointly written by Sebastian D. Becker (HEC Paris), Matthias D. Mahlendorf (Frankfurt School of Finance and Management), Utz Schäffer and Mario Thaten...


Monday, 16. November 2015

Utz Schäffer appointed contact person in committee for handling security-relevant research set up by DFG

Professor Utz Schäffer, Director of the Institute of Management Accounting and Control (IMC), has been appointed contact person of the "Joint Committee on the Handling of Security-Relevant...


Thursday, 05. November 2015

Professor Martin Hiebl presents paper on strategic planning in family firms

On October 30, Professor Martin Hiebl presented his working paper on strategic planning in family firms at a WHU research seminar. In his paper, he identifies and reviews studies that investigated...


Monday, 19. October 2015

New Edition of Classic Textbook "Einführung in das Rechnungswesen"

The standard textbook on internal and external accounting has been thoroughly revised and brought up-to-date to include current legislation and new chapters on relevant areas of accounting practice....


Monday, 21. September 2015

Habitus vs. performance – A WHU Study on the social background of executive boards in German companies

Marko Reimer and Utz Schäffer, Institute of Management Accounting and Control (IMC) of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, have joined forces with Manager Magazin to analyze the origins,...