Nominated for best paper

20 March 2019

Associate professor Christopher Bleibtreu at the department of Accounting, Auditing and Business Analytics was nomination by the Accounting section of the German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB) for the VHB Best Paper Award 2019.

Christopher Bleibtreu has written the paper together with Ulrike Stefani from the University of Konstanz. The title is “The Effects of Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation on Client Importance and Audit Industry Concentration” and it was published in The Accounting Review in January 2018.

"I was quite surprised when I heard about the nomination for the Best Paper Award 2019. As several VHB colleagues had published articles in Top Accounting Journals in 2017 and 2018, competition was very strong this year. So I feel very honored that the scientific commission chose our article for nomination, " says Bleibtreu.

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