Elective courses


The objective of this course is that students are able to (i) understand and critically evaluate seminal research in accounting and (ii) use these skills to develop an exposé for a research project that has the potential to contribute to extant literature.

The course entails group discussions of seminal papers that identify fundamental questions in accounting research and that use innovative methods to address such questions.

Master students can obtain 6 ECTS by (i) actively participating during the reading group sessions and (ii) writing and presenting an exposé for a research project.

Time & venue:
Fridays, 14:00-16:00; HU Berlin, Dorotheenstr. 1, room 005

Writing and presenting an exposé

Enrolment & registration:
Enrolment into the Accounting Reading Group is possible at the beginning of each semester. Maximum number of participants: 20
Please register via email to Ulf Brüggemann (u.bruggemann@hu-berlin.de) until 15.10.2022.

More information can be found on Moodle.