Accounting

New policies needed to address the CEWS controversy

Published: 10Dec2020

Between April and September 20, 53 publicly-held Canadian companies paid out nearly $2 billion to their shareholders despite receiving more than $10 million in federal assistance through the...

‘Shareholder capitalism’ sparks controversy

Published: 10Dec2020

The news that more than 60 publicly held Canadian firms have received the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) while continuing to pay out dividends has sharply divided public opinion this week....

68 Canadian companies pay out billions in dividends while receiving government subsidies

Published: 7Dec2020

A recent investigation reveals that as 68 publicly-traded Canadian companies received at least $1.3 billion government assistance through the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS), they paid out...

Professor Julia Scott receives prestigious FCPA designation

Published: 7Dec2020

The Desautels Faculty of Management congratulates Professor Julia Scott for being recognized with CPA Ontario’s coveted FCPA designation. The FCPA distinction is reserved for those at the pinnacle...

The long-term impact of corporate tax disclosure

Published: 18Sep2020

Companies are experiencing increased pressure to open their tax affairs to public scrutiny. But for Assistant Professor Preetika Joshi, it is crucial to first determine how tax transparency will...

Delve: How Will Tariff Uncertainty Affect Financial Markets?

Published: 28Aug2020

Against the backdrop of tariff wars and a pandemic, one question that investors are asking is whether they can trust financial analysts’ earnings projections for their investment decisions. On the...

Delve: Walking Away Rather Than Blowing the Whistle

Published: 6Nov2019

Prof Desmond Tsang finds that higher turnover rates among boards of directors points to the possibility of corporate fraud....

2019 Montreal Accounting PhD Forum

28Nov2019
to
30Nov2019

The 2019 Montreal Accounting PhD Forum will take place November 28-30, 2019 at the Desautels Faculty of Management, Montreal, Quebec./desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management

Professor Dongyoung Lee awarded 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grant

Published: 9Oct2019

Dongyoung Lee, Assistant Professor in Accounting, awarded 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grant

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