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GABRIEL PEREIRA PUNDRICH

Gabriel Pündrich
Assistant Professor
Department of Accounting
 

Courses a.y. 2018/2019

20564 BIG DATA FOR BUSINESS DECISIONS
30336 ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS
30426 BILANCIO - MODULO 1 / ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS - MODULE 1
30518 INTRODUCTION TO BLOCKCHAIN

Courses previous a.y.


Biographical note

2014 - Ph.D. in Accounting (University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), Australia)

Thesis title: Market reactions to non-financial resource disclosures and reputation effects of geological experts

2012  - Visiting PhD student in Accounting and Finance at Tippie College of Business under supervision of Prof. Dan Collins

University of Iowa, USA

2009 - M.Sc. in Computer Engineering (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

2007 - Bachelor of Computer Engineering (PUCRS, Brazil)

April 2004 – March 2009 - Computer Engineer

Worked for several projects involving business intelligence and bank automation in Brazil and Italy including firms such as Motorola, Telefonica de Espana, Perto SA and Reply IT

 


Academic CV

Presentations

2018 (Forthcoming) JAAF Conference (Jeju Island - Korea) - "Factors affecting the value-relevance of capitalized exploration and evaluation expenditure under IFRS 6"

2018 - QUT Weekly Seminar (Brisbane - Australia) - ‘Real Effects in Purchase Price Allocation’

2018 - UTS Australian Summer Accounting Conference (Sydney - Australia) - “Accounting conservatism and the timing of M&A” 

2017 – Accounting Summer Camp (Bolzano - Italy) – “Valuation of intangible asset values: managing the relevance reliability trade-off”

2017 – ANPCONT (Brazil) – National Brazilian Accounting Conference – Keynote Speaker presenting the paper “Valuation of intangible asset values: managing the relevance reliability trade-off”

2016 – American Accounting Association (USA) - The value-relevance of capitalized exploration and evaluation expenditure under IFRS 6

2016 – European Accounting Association Annual Conference (Netherlands) – The value-relevance of capitalized exploration and evaluation expenditure under IFRS 6

2016 – Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting (USA) – Discussant of the paper “Industry Sensitivity to External Forces and Firm-Level Disclosure" by Ali, UT Dallas; Amiram, Columbia; Kalay, Columbia; Sadka, UT Dallas

2015 – Bocconi University – "The value of financial and non-financial information: Evidence from Australian mining development stage entities"?

2015 – Louvain School of Management (Belgium) – Does industry specialist assurance of non-financial information matter to investors?

 

Media

24/10/2017 - La Milano dei prof internazionali - Corriere della Sera
http://milano.corriere.it/notizie/cronaca/17_ottobre_24/milano-prof-internazionali-qui-si-vive-bene-ma-verde-trasporti-bafcc978-b814-11e7-aa18-cabdc275da27.shtml

07/05/2017 - Pereira Pundrich, the Engineer Who Analyzes Corporate Communication's Language – Bocconi Knowledge
https://www.knowledge.unibocconi.eu/notizia.php?idArt=18169

03/09/2015 - The Perks of Being a Professor – Bocconi People
https://www.knowledge.unibocconi.eu/notizia.php?idArt=15816

03/11/2017 - Via Sarfatti 25 - The Bocconi online news magazine
Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Business Professionals
https://www.viasarfatti25.unibocconi.eu/notizia.php?idArt=18817

 
 

Research areas

  • Fair Value Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Merger and Acquisitions
  • Management Forecasts
  • Executive Compensation

Publications



SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • Published

    1. “Does Industry specialist assurance of non-financial information matter to investors?”.  AUDITING: A Journal of Practice & Theory: May 2015, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 121-146 with Ferguson (2015)
       
    1. “Auditor industry specialization, service bundling, and partner effects in a mining-dominated city”. AUDITING: A Journal of Practice & Theory: August 2014, Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 153-180 with Ferguson and Raftery (2014)

    Working Papers

    1. "Factors Affecting the Value-Relevance of Capitalized Exploration and Evaluation Expenditure Under IFRS 6" with Andrew Ferguson (UTS – Australia) and Stephen Kean (Auckland University – New Zealand). Revise and Resubmit at the Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance.
       
    1.  "Borrower Track Record, Mandatory Management Forecasts and Project Debt Financing Announcements" with Andrew Ferguson (UTS – Australia). Under Review.
       
    1. “Valuation of Intangible Asset Values: Managing the Relevance Reliability Trade-Off” with Miles Gietzmann (Bocconi University). Under Review.
       
    1. "CFO and Audit Partner Power: Who is the Winner?" with Mara Cameran and Angela Pettinicchio (Bocconi University).
       
    1. “Corporate Bankruptcy and Directors' Reputation: An Empirical Analysis of the Effects on Public Debt Contracts” with Mariya Ivanova (Stockholm University - Sweden). 
       
    1. “Acquiror’s Conservatism and Misvaluation in M&As” with Claudia Imperatore (Bocconi University)
       
    1. “Auditing Fees and Firm lifecycle” with Almeida, Jose (UFES - Brazil).
       
    1. “Diagnostics for Textual Analysis of Financial Narrative” with Miles Gietzmann, Francesco Grossetti (Bocconi University) and Craig Lewis (Vanderbilt University).

    Early Stage Projects

    1. “Investment Banks and Relative Valuation: Evidence from M&A Fairness Opinion” with Claudia Imperatore (Bocconi University) and Rodrigo Verdi (MIT - USA).
       
    1.  "Accrual Accounting or Cookie Jar Reserve Accounting? Evidence from Deferred Revenue" with Eli Bartov (NYU, Stern School of Business), Miles Gietzmann (Bocconi University) and Yaniv Konchitchki (UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business).