Experimental Research in Management Accounting: Conference + PhD Summer School

Conference dates

11 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019


Bayreuth, Germany (travel grants available)


The Experimental Research in Management Accounting (EXRIMA) Conference aims at bringing together experimental researchers in the field of management accounting from all over the world. The conference focus on a single research method and a single subject results in highly valuable feedback. Only up to six papers are accepted for presentation to allow for in-depth discussion by the discussant assigned to each paper as well as sufficient room for interaction with the audience.

Conference Chairs are Michael Williamson (Urbana-Champaign, USA), Thorsten Knauer (Bochum, Germany), Friedrich Sommer (Bayreuth, Germany), and Arnt Wöhrmann (Giessen, Germany)

Additional Information

Financial support of the EXRIMA conference by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is gratefully acknowledged. It enables us to offer participation free of charge (accommodation, travel, selected meals, etc. not included). Presenters from outside Germany can opt for travel grants. Travel grants are 400 euros for Europe and 1,000 euros for outside Europe.

The conference organizers are open to all experiment-based studies within the broad area of management accounting, including (but not limited to) the following topics: cost accounting, budgeting, cost management, performance measurement, governance, organizational controls, incentives and compensation, etc. Only full papers can be submitted via e-mail to organizers@exrima.org. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2019. Decision letters will be sent by April 30, 2019. Non-presenters are welcome and can register via e-mail to organizers@exrima.org. The number of attendees is, however, limited. The fee for lunch, coffee breaks and conference dinner for non-presenters is 80 €.
For more information on the conference go to http://www.exrima.org/conference
For more information on the preceding PhD summer school go to http://www.exrima.org/summerschool