Department of Accounting and Control (DAC)

Integrated reporting: the benefits of a clear and concise presentation
Insights into research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – Integrated Reporting (IR) combines financial, environmental and social information in a way that allows companies to present a comprehensive view of their activities and show how they value their human, social, intellectual, environmental, manufacturing and financial capital. Better still, a recent research project carried out by Prof. Gaia Melloni, HEC Lausanne (UNIL) and her co-authors, shows that a clear and concise presentation, as recommended by international guidelines, brings economic benefits.
2nd Swiss Accounting Research Alpine Camp (SARAC)
The 2nd Swiss Accounting Research Alpine Camp (SARAC) was closed with great success in Andermatt on Feb.7, 2020, jointly organized by the accounting research groups of HEC Lausanne and University of St. Gallen.
What makes financial analysts so optimistic about their forecasts?
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – It is commonly recognized that financial analysts tend to be too optimistic when forecasting stock prices, but why is it the case? That’s the question Prof. Alain Schatt from HEC Lausanne (UNIL) and his co-authors decided to tackle in a recent research project.
Professor Daniel Oyon has been appointed to the board of the Federal Audit Oversight...
Daniel Oyon, a Full Professor in the Department of Accounting and Control at HEC Lausanne, UNIL, has been appointed by the Federal Council to the board of the Federal Audit Oversight Authority (FAOA) for a further four years. Professor Oyon represents academic circles on the board.
Best teacher awards: nine professors rewarded at HEC Lausanne
The Deanship of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne recently presented its nine “HEC Lausanne Best Teacher Awards”, singling out teachers for the success of their courses as rated by students.
Accounting and Control Department
Anthropole, office 3035
Fabienne Hanlon
Tel. +41 21 692 33 12
Anthropole - CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 692 33 12
Fax +41 21 692 33 05
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