Dienstag, 28. Januar 2014

“Einführung in das Controlling”: New editions of textbook and workbook

Controllers are increasingly assuming equal footing as business partners. They use a wide range of planning and control instruments, and their degree of responsibility is growing accordingly. The...


"Introduction to Controlling" (Russian edition)
Mittwoch, 15. Januar 2014

“Introduction to Controlling” now available in Russian

The standard textbook "Introduction to Controlling" written by Jürgen Weber and Utz Schäffer has just been published in Russian. The new publication meets the international demand for high...


Journal of Management and Governance
Donnerstag, 09. Januar 2014

Research paper on top management turnover accepted for publication

“Top Management Turnover under the Influence of Activist Investors”, a paper written by Barbara A. Voußem (IMC), Utz Schäffer (IMC) and Denis Schweizer (Ass. Prof. Alternative Investments at WHU),...


Journal of Management Control
Dienstag, 07. Januar 2014

Special issue of Journal of Management & Control: Edited by Andrea Dossi und Utz Schäffer

Andrea Dossi (SDA Bocconi School of Management, Milan) und Utz Schäffer (IMC) have jointly edited a special issue of the Journal of Management Control (JoMaC) entitled “Top Management Impact on...


Montag, 06. Januar 2014

IMC paper accepted for publication in Management Accounting Research

A research paper by Robert Janke, Matthias D. Mahlendorf and Jürgen Weber has recently been accepted for publication in Management Accounting Research (MAR). The paper has the title “An exploratory...


Dienstag, 10. Dezember 2013

Utz Schäffer delivers keynote at second “High-level Symposium on Management Accounting” in China

The Symposium “New Theory, New Practice and Future Prospects” took place in Shanghai on December 2nd. More than 500 Chinese CFOs and senior executives in the finance function were joined by academics...


Dienstag, 19. November 2013

Best Reviewer Award for Professor Utz Schäffer

Professor Utz Schäffer has been awarded the “Reviewer Award 2013” by “Die Unternehmung - the Swiss Journal of Business Research and Practice”. With this award, the publishers honor Professor...


Montag, 18. November 2013

CIMA grants seedcorn funding to IMC research project on cloud technology and controlling

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has granted seedcorn funding to Dr. Gerhard Kristandl (University of Greenwich), Dr. Martin Quinn (Dublin City University), and Ass. Prof. Dr....


Montag, 28. Oktober 2013

China needs more Controlling! – First Sino-German Controlling Conference in Shanghai

The first Sino-German Controller Conference took place in Shanghai on 26th October. The event was organized by the Shanghai National Accounting Institute (SNAI), the International Controlling...


Freitag, 11. Oktober 2013

“Rule Networks and Rule Change: How Do Citation Ties Affect Rule Revisions?”

Associate Prof. Martin Schulz presents paper at WHU Research Seminar On October 10th, Assoc. Prof. Martin Schulz presented his working paper “Rule Networks and Rule Change: How Do Citation Ties...