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. They also work 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.


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The group aims to carry out academically rigorous and impactful research. They intend to help standard setters develop high-quality accounting standards, improve how companies communicate with external investors and inform 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.



Stopping hamburglars: applying effective internal control(opens in new window)

  • Journal article
  • Issues in Accounting Education
  • Kazbi Soonawalla,
  • James Wakefield
  • Anette Mikes,
  • Ken Okamura
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  • Thomas Hale,
  • Thom Wetzer,
  • Selam Abebe,
  • Myles Allen,
  • Amir Amel-Zadeh,
  • John Armour,
  • Kaya Axelsson,
  • Benjamin Caldecott,
  • Lucilla Borges Ramos Dias,
  • Samuel Fankhauser,
  • Benjamin Franta,
  • Cameron Hepburn,
  • Kennedy Mbeva,
  • Lavanya Rajamani,
  • Steven Smith,
  • Rupert Stuart-Smith
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  • Richard Barker,
  • Colin Mayer
  • Amir Amel-Zadeh,
  • Matias Laine
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The future of corporate reporting


Members of the group are actively involved in crucial global discussions around sustainability reporting standards.


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