News from the Department


Professor Wim Van der Stede speaks at the Shanghai National Accounting Institute Summit, 15 NOV 2018

Attended by over 800 participants, Professor Wim Van der Stede will be delivering the keynote speech on Distributed Ledgers at the SNAI Summit. Various other Accounting executives, professionals, regulators and academics are also speaking at the Summit. This year's summit looks at Management Accounting Reports: Application and Innovation. Professor Van der Stede will also be taking part in the Management Accounting: Impact of Technology session which focuses on the future, welcoming discussions on how new technologies affect management accounting and addresses how companies integrate new technologies in management accounting. (1)

ACT.COUNT.THINK the first LSE Student-led Podcast on Accounting, Business and Finance launched NOV 2018

LSE Act.Count.Think serves as a platform for professionals and scholars to share their insights in order to keep you updated with the most pressing matters in business and finance. The conversation is conducted by Danyal Adnan, MSc Accounting and Finance student [MORE]

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The Dynamics of (Dis)Intergration in Enterprise Risk Management OCT 2018

No matter how you approach integration, something will be left out and will eventually become a key challenge for ‘integrated’ designs, writes Tommaso Palermo [MORE on the LSE Business Review]


LSE Excellence in Education Awards OCT 2018

This year Dr Stefano Cascino, Dr Maria Correia, Dr Henry Eyring, Dr Saipriya Kamath, Dr Xi Li and Dr Julia Morley are this year's recipients of the LSE Excellence in Education Awards. The Awards are made on the recommendations of Heads of Departments to staff who have demonstrated outstanding teaching contribution and educational leadership in their departments.