Day One:  Art of modeling

  • Demski, Joel S., Analytic Modeling in Management Accounting Research,
  • Marschak, Jacob; Miyasawa, Koichi (1968) “Economic Comparability of Information Systems”, International Economic Review 9, 137-174.


Day Two: Approximate contracts

  • Arya, Anil; Fellingham, John C.; Schroeder, Douglas A. (2004) “Aggregation and Measurement Errors in Performance Evaluation”, Journal of Management Accounting Research 16, 93-105.
  • Demski, Joel S.; Frimor, Hans; Sappington, David E. M.; “Audit Error”,


Day Three: Endogenous garbling

  • Lev, Baruch (2003) “Corporate Earnings: Facts and Fiction”, Journal of Economic Perspectives 17, 27-51.
  • Fischer, Paul E.; Stocken, Phillip C. (2004) “Effect of Investor Speculation on Earnings Management", Journal of Accounting Research 42, 843-870.
  • Demski, Joel S.; Sappington, David E. M.; Frimor, Hans (2004) “Efficient Manipulation in a Repeated Setting“, Journal of Accounting Research 42, 31-49.


Day Four: Reporting regulation

  • Demski, Joel S. (2003) “Corporate Conflicts of Interest”, Journal of Economic Perspective 17, 51-73.
  • Heckman, James J. (2001) “Micro Data, Heterogeneity, and the Evaluation of Public Policy: Nobel Lecture”, Journal of Political Economy 109, 673-749.