Donnerstag, 13. März 2014

3rd Doctoral Colloquium held ahead of ACMAR 2014

Doctoral students from the UK, Portugal, Ireland, Belgium and Germany discussed the current state of their research projects with an internationally renowned faculty at this year’s ACMAR Doctoral...


Habilitation of Asst. Professor Erik Strauß and Asst. Professor Matthias Mahlendorf at WHU
Montag, 10. März 2014

Dr. Matthias D. Mahlendorf and Dr. Erik Strauß complete their habilitation at WHU

The Institute of Management Accounting and Control (IMC) of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management is proud to announce two successful habilitations: Dr. Matthias D. Mahlendorf and Dr. Erik Strauß...


Mittwoch, 05. März 2014

IMC paper to be published in Contemporary Accounting Research

“The impact of changes in regulation on cost behavior”, a paper written by Martin Holzhacker (RSM Erasmus University), Ranjani Krishnan (Michigan State University) and Matthias D. Mahlendorf (IMC),...


Dienstag, 04. März 2014

100,000 employed in management accounting and control in Germany

Throughout Germany, about 100,000 employees – 0.3% of all employees subject to social security contributions  – are currently working in the field of management accounting and control. Professor...


Montag, 17. Februar 2014

Listen to our new Controller Podcasts!

At the IMC, you can not only read about current trends in Controlling but also listen to them. As of today, there are two podcasts available on our website. The audio files focus on the lead topics...


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...