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Capital Markets Research in Accounting

  • Teacher(s):   G.Markarian  
  • Course given in: English
  • ECTS Credits: 3 credits
  • Schedule: Autumn Semester 2020-2021, 3.0h. course + 2.0h exercices (weekly average)
  •  sessions
  • site web du cours course website
  • Related programme: Master of Science (MSc) in Accounting, Control and Finance

 

Objectives

To enable you to write a high-quality thesis that explores and advances our current understanding of accounting practice.

Skills to be learned:

  • Stata
  • research methodology
  • development of an interesting research question
  • to test a research question
  • empirical analysis
  • big data manipulation
  • scientific writing

Contents

The first week we introduce you to the course and give you a basic introduction to research facilities at UNIL, and big data manipulation using STATA. Starting week 2 we progress as such, students present their progress, and we will give feedback to improve their work, both intellectually and methodologically. Week in and week out in this framework, we expect that by January we have a complete set of very high quality theses.

References

Will be discussed in class.

Pre-requisites

The class is limited to participants who are registered in the 2nd year of the MScCCF program. Other than that, there is no prerequisite for taking this class.

Evaluation

First attempt

Exam:
Without exam (cf. terms)  
Evaluation:

The grading will be based on your content development (100%).

Retake

Exam:
Without exam (cf. terms)  
Evaluation:

First report will be completed



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