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 [...]

2018-05-31T13:24:09+00:00 March 27, 2017|

Visit from Pauline Beau, Doctoral Student at Paris Dauphine University

Pauline Beau is currently in her fourth year of doctoral studies in Management Sciences at Paris Dauphine University. Just a few months before her thesis defense, she wishes to enhance her results by conducting several research collaborations. With this in mind, she spent two months as a researcher at the CPA International Research Chair in [...]

2017-11-09T12:27:59+00:00 March 24, 2017|

Big Data and Accounting Firms: A Revolution?

The Digital Revolution (Big Data, business analytics, hosted applications and services, connected objects…) is a trend that is drastically changing organizations and more broadly society. According to a survey conducted by NewVantage Partners in 2016, more than 70% of large US companies perceive Big Data as a fundamental tool for success. A forum published in [...]

2017-09-13T15:00:31+00:00 March 17, 2017|