Montréal-Boston by Bike: The Chair Awards a Scholarship to Two Accounting Students

As part of the Campus Abroad course 'Montréal-Boston by Bike', the CPA International Research Chair in Management Control awarded two scholarships of $ 1,000 each to two BBA students in Professional Accounting. Maxime Lavallée Bouffard and Jonathan Pace are the winners of this contest held in the winter of 2017. To be eligible, participants had to demonstrate a [...]

2017-09-22T15:04:34+00:00 May 15, 2017|

Publication: ‘Exploring differences in budget characteristics, roles and satisfaction: A configurational approach’

Sponem, S. & Lambert, C. (2016). Exploring differences in budget characteristics, roles and satisfaction: A configurational approach. Management Accounting Research, 30, 47–61. This study proposes a taxonomy of budget configurations. Combining a qualitative analysis and a cluster analysis, we identify five patterns of budget design and budget use: the [...]

2017-11-09T12:15:20+00:00 April 15, 2017|

FSI Competition for Best Sustainability Report: HEC Montréal Students Share their Experience

The FSI Competition is an annual competition launched in the spring of 2013 and aims to promote excellence in sustainable development reporting among Canadian companies. It is conducted in collaboration with university students who constitute a jury. For this 4th edition, a team of HEC Montréal students was supervised by Samuel Sponem, Associate Professor and [...]

2017-11-09T12:16:00+00:00 April 12, 2017|

Publication: ‘You too can have a critical perspective! 25 years of Critical Perspectives on Accounting’

Morales, J. & Sponem, S. (2017). You too can have a critical perspective! 25 years of Critical Perspectives on Accounting. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 43, 149–166. This paper provides an overview of the emergence of Critical Perspectives on Accounting and of some of its achievements. The journal was originally [...]

2017-11-09T12:17:07+00:00 April 1, 2017|

IAE Paris Students at HEC Montréal

The CPA International Research Chair in Management Control hosted, with HEC Montréal’s Executive Education, a group of 33 master’s degree students in Management Control and Organizational Audit at the Institut d’administration des entreprises de Paris (also known as IAE Paris or Sorbonne Graduate Business School), accompanied by their professor Marion Soulerot. Their visit to HEC [...]

2017-11-09T12:17:50+00:00 March 27, 2017|