NYSSA Author Series: Baruch Lev's The End of Accounting

Thursday June 1, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
NYSSA Conference Center
Available as: Live Session;
Categories: NYSSA Author Series™, NYSSA Event, Value Investing


Major corporate decisions, such as restructuring and M&A, are predicated on financial indicators of profitability and asset/liabilities values. These documents move mountains, sowhat happens if they're based on faulty indicators that fail to show the true value of the company? Join us for a lively conversation with Professor and Author Baruch Lev on his newest book “The End of Accounting and the Path Forward for Investors and Managers”. You will leave the event with a blueprint for more accurate valuations.

Learning Objectives

  • Actionable financial analysis

  • Identify financial statement impropriety

  • Gain insight on updated accounting procedures

  • Discover new and comprehensive economic indicators

  • Identify and value strategic resources in a company

Author

Baruch Lev is the Philip Bardes Professor of Accounting and Finance at New York University Stern School of Business. In his current positions, Professor Lev teaches courses in accounting, financial analysis and investor relations. Professor Lev has been with NYU for 17 years. His primary research areas of interest include corporate governance; earnings management; financial accounting; financial statement analysis; intangible assets/intellectual capital; capital markets; and mergers and acquisitions. Professor Lev is the author of five books including Intangibles: Management, Measurement, and Reporting, and Financial Statement Analysis: A New Approach. His recent book is: Winning Investors Over (2012). Lev has published over 100 research studies in the leading accounting, finance and economic journals. Professor Lev has received numerous awards and honorary doctorates. Before joining NYU, Professor Lev held professorial positions at the University of Chicago, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv University, where he was dean of the business school, and University of California at Berkeley (jointly appointed by the business and law schools). Lev's practical experience includes auditing, and investment banking. He was also a partner in a consulting firm.



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Host

Value Investing Group

Program Details

Date
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Time
5:45 - 8:00PM

Fee
Members $30
Nonmembers $70

[$10 surcharge for walk-ins. NYSSA reserves the right to decline admission / refund registration costs.]

                         
Location
NYSSA Conference Center
1540 Broadway, Suite 1010
45th Street Entrance

Registration Deadline
Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 2017

CFA Institute CE®: 1.5 credits

CE credits sponsored by Kaplan Schweser

Speakers
Baruch Lev

Organizers
Elliot Trexler
Michael Oliver Weinberg, CFA


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