Business and Economics Events

  • Tuesday 26Sep2017

  • Thursday 19Oct2017

    • 5:45pm - 6:45pm

      Measuring and Reporting Performance

      An annual report on operations and the general purpose financial statements therein are intended to be key accountability documents. Yet there has been increasing debate about whether they fulfill this purpose as effectively as they should. Alternative performance measures have become a feature of corporate profit reporting, and public sector agencies increasingly also are reporting underlying results to moderate user assessment of their financial stewardship. Service performance measures have...

    • Friday 24Nov2017

      • 8:45am - 5:15pm

        Australian Accounting Standards Board Research Forum

        Proudly supported by the University of Melbourne, the 2017 Australian Accounting Standards Board Research Forum brings together academics and financial reporting stakeholders from the forprofit and notforprofit sectors to discuss research addressing effective communication of financial and narrative reporting. IASB Vice Chair Sue Lloyd will present this year's keynote speech. Three academic research papers will be presented, followed by commentary by panelists from the relevant practitioner c...