(Sebastian) S Stirnkorb

(Sebastian) S Stirnkorb
PhD Candidate RSM - Rotterdam School of Management Department of Accounting & Control
Location
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
Room
T08-01
Telephone
0104081860
Email
stirnkorb@rsm.nl
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Sebastian is a doctoral candidate at Rotterdam School of Management’s department of Accounting and Control. His research examines how the formatting and complexity of firm disclosure influences users, preparers and auditors of financial statements in their judgment and decision processes. While these research projects involve several agents, they all relate to fundamental topics in financial accounting research, such as investor disagreement, transaction cost regulation, earnings management and fraud.

Using mostly economics based experimental research methods, Sebastian’s research capitalizes on the comparative advantage of experimental research at disentangling the effect of disclosure on investment decisions, measure…

Sebastian is a doctoral candidate at Rotterdam School of Management’s department of Accounting and Control. His research examines how the formatting and complexity of firm disclosure influences users, preparers and auditors of financial statements in their judgment and decision processes. While these research projects involve several agents, they all relate to fundamental topics in financial accounting research, such as investor disagreement, transaction cost regulation, earnings management and fraud.

Using mostly economics based experimental research methods, Sebastian’s research capitalizes on the comparative advantage of experimental research at disentangling the effect of disclosure on investment decisions, measure intervening processes and drawing strong causal inferences about the judgment and decision making processes of investors, analysts, auditors and managers. His projects elicit data under controlled conditions in the laboratory and more recently also in the field, combining tests of high internal validity with the generalizability of field evidence.

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  • Assurance Services

    Title
    Assurance Services
    Year
    2020
    Year level
    (master) (master) (master) (master)
  • PhD Candidate

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
    Department
    Department of Accounting & Control
    Telephone
    0104081860

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam