Course Overview

Dear students,

due to the new situation we are currently working on digitalizing the courses offered in the summer term by using different instruments. We act in line with the general framework of Goethe University and the specifications by the examination office. As soon as we have reliable information, we will inform you on this page.

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   Your team of the chair for Management Control


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Strategy and Management Control Systems (SMCS)

Lecturer:Prof. Dr. Sara Bormann


Monday, weekly, 14:00 - 16:00, SH 2.101

Kick-off:   Mo, 20.04.2020, 14:00 (


Tuesday, even weeks, 14:00 - 16:00, RuW 1.302

For further details regarding the lectures and exercises, please consult OLAT and LSF.

Syllabus for the course you can find here.

For further questions, please contact Georgii Aleksandrov, M.Sc. 

The course material for SMCS will be provided via OLAT. The course is protected by a password. To receive the password, please send an empty e-mail with the subject “SMCS_PASSWORD” to aleksandrov[at]econ.uni-frankfurt[dot]de by using your student e-mail account. The password will be sent to you via e-mail. By using the OLAT password, you declare that you have read and agreed to the following terms of use:

  1. You are entitled to participate in the course according to the examination rules.
  2. The provided material is protected by copyrights and only for your personal use. It is not allowed to circulate the material to other persons.
  3. It is not allowed to tape-record and distribute the videos and content. Non-compliance will be prosecuted criminally.

Contemporary Topics in Empirical Management Accounting Research

Lecturer:Prof. Dr. Sara Bormann


Tuesday, 28.04.2020, 10:00 - 12:00 (
Seminar:01.-02.07.2020, 08:00 - 18:00, Tba

For further details regarding this seminar, please consult OLAT and LSF.

For further questions, please contact Evelyn Intan, M.Sc.


Empirical Research on Performance Measurement and Incentives (PMI)

Lecturer:Prof. Dr. Sara Bormann

22.04.2020, 13:00 - 17:00h (


12.-13.05.2020, 08:00 - 18:00, RuW 3.201

tba, RuW 3.201

For all details regarding this seminar, please consult LSF.

For further questions, please contact Prof.'in Dr. Sara Bormann

Contemporary Accounting Research (CAR)

Lecturers:Prof. Dr. Sara Bormann and Prof. Dr. Martin Nienhaus
Kick-off:23.04.2020, 13:00 Uhr (

For all details regarding this seminar, please consult LSF.

For further questions, please contact Prof.'in Dr. Sara Bormann