Saïd Business School is internationally renowned for its research excellence and impact in the field of accounting.

Our researchers regularly publish articles in the world's leading accounting, finance and management journals, such as Accounting, Organizations and SocietyThe Accounting ReviewAccounting and Business ResearchEuropean Accounting Review; and Review of Accounting Studies.

Members of the group have forged strong links with the academic accounting community, serving as journal associate editors and reviewers, as well as working closely with policy-makers and financial market practitioners. They routinely present their research in workshops and at conferences organised by leading academic institutions and premier academic journals.


Pen and paper

The group strives to conduct academically rigorous and impactful research that helps standard setters with developing high-quality accounting standards, improves how companies communicate with external investors, and informs investors about using accounting information for capital allocation decisions. They pursue research in all areas of accounting, including international accounting, standard setting, and non-financial reporting, and study investors' use of accounting information and companies' information environments. 


Call for papers

The next International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) Research Forum will be held at Oxford Saïd on 2–3 November 2020, in conjunction with Accounting and Business Research (ABR).

The call for papers is now open. Submit your paper and find out further information.



  • M Ncube,
  • Kazbi Soonawalla,
  • K Hausken
  • A Mora,
  • A McGeachin,
  • ME Barth,
  • Richard Barker,
  • A Wagenhoffer,
  • P Joos

Creating firm disclosures(opens in new window)

Journal article  |  Journal of Financial Reporting  | 
  • Amir Amel-Zadeh,
  • A Scherf,
  • E Soltes
  • Kazbi Soonawalla,
  • P Platikanova

Private equity net asset values and future cash flows(opens in new window)

Journal article  |  Accounting Review  | 
  • Timothy Jenkinson,
  • WR Landsman,
  • B Rountree,
  • K Soonawalla
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The Accounting Group contributes core business courses and elective courses on all programmes, including:

Fani Kalogirou

Fani Kalogirou

Career Development Fellow in Accounting
George Serafeim

George Serafeim

Kim B Clark Visiting Fellow in Responsible Leadership