The deadline for applications is March 31st, 2018. A complete application includes

  • (i) a short personal record (Curriculum Vitae),
  • (ii) a list of visited lectures in accounting, economics or finance and
  • (iii) a short description of the thesis and/or postdoctoral lecture qualification in English. 

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Fees and responsibilities
No enrolment fee applies. 

Admission requirements
The course focuses on issues of manage­rial accounting, performance measure­ment and cost accounting on an advanced level. The participants should therefore exhibit, apart from analytic abilities, knowledge within the range of these topics. A close relation of the participant’s scientific work to the course content is desirable. The number of participants is limited.

Venue and Schedule
The course will be held at the Ifo Institute-Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, Poschinger Straße 5, 81679 Munich. For more details, see here .

• Monday, July 9, 9 am to 5 pm
• Tuesday, July 10, 9 am to 5 pm
• Wednesday, July 11, 9 am to 5 pm

Course language
The course language is English.

The summer school is jointly organized by
Prof. Dr. Christian Hofmann (LMU Munich),
Prof. Dr. Alexis H. Kunz (University of Bern), and
Prof. Dr. Thomas Pfeiffer (University of Vienna).


Below is a list of hotels which we can recommend and which are closely located to the Summer School venue (approx. 25 min. bus distance):

A brochure regarding the XIV. Summer School on Accounting 2018 can be downloaded here.

Contact Address
Kornelia Samlan
Secretary of Prof. Dr. Christian Hofmann
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Munich School of Mangement
Institute for Accounting and Control
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München
+49 (0) 89 218 068 92
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