gary_randThe workshop will be taught by Prof. Gary W. Hecht, who is Associate Professor of Accountancy at the Gies College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. Professor Hecht has published in leading accounting journals such as the Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, and Contemporary Accounting Research. He is an expert in experimental research in management accounting.

Speakers in previous workshops were Prof. Kristy Towry, Ph.D. (Emory University), Prof. dr. Victor Maas (University of Amsterdam), Prof. Lynn Hannan, Ph.D. (Tulane University), Prof. Ivo Tafkov, Ph.D. (Georgia State University), and Prof. dr. Marcel van Rinsum (Erasmus University Rotterdam).

The Summer School is hosted jointly by Prof. Dr. Thorsten Knauer (Ruhr University Bochum), Prof. Dr. Friedrich Sommer (University of Bayreuth), and Prof. Dr. Arnt Wöhrmann (Giessen University) and one of the organizers teaches the introductory class. For more information about the EXRIMA organizers click here.