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Department of Accounting
London School of Economics and Political Science
London WC2A 2AE
Room OLD 3.20
Tel: +44 (0)20 7852 3780
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The Department of Accounting continues to enjoy a reputation as one of the leading groups in the world for teaching and research on the economic, institutional and organisational aspects of accounting and financial management. Maintaining and advancing our leading international reputation for teaching and research is our top priority.
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Visiting Professor Wayne Landsman| received the 2014 Outstanding Educator Award by the American Accounting Association (AAA). He also received the 2014 Best Paper Award by the AAA Financial Accounting and Reporting Section for his study Cost of Capital and Earnings Transparency published in Journal of Accounting and Economics (2013). Both awards were presented at the 2014 AAA Annual Meeting| in Atlanta in August.
Our three-year undergraduate degree aims to give students an understanding of accounting and finance that will be useful throughout their careers and to develop critical and analytical skills to evaluate relevant issues in accounting and financial management in organisations.
The Perceived Credibility of Forward-Looking Performance Disclosures|
Athanasakou, V| and Hussainey K (2014), Accounting and Business Research 4(3), 227-259. ISSN 2159-4260
Owner Liability and Financial Reporting Information as Predictors of Firm Default in Bank Loans|
Bhimani, A|, Gulamhussen, M and Lopes, S (2014), Review of Accounting Studies, 19 (2), 769-804. ISSN 1380-665
Digitisation, ‘Big Data’ and the Transformation of Accounting Information
Bhimani, A and Willcocks, L (2014), Accounting and Business Research 44( 4), 469–490. ISSN 2159-4260
Translations in Regulatory Space: The arenas of regulatory innovation in accounting standard setting
Chahed, Y (2014), Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, 21(1), 195 221. ISSN 1080-072
Public Equity and Audit Pricing in the United States|
Badertscher, B, Jorgensen, B| Katz, S and Kinney, W (2014), Journal of Accounting Research, 52 (2), 303-339. ISSN 0021-8456
The Shapes of Scaled Earnings Histograms are Not Due to Scaling and Sample Selection: Evidence from Distributions of Reported Earnings per Share|
Jorgensen, B|, Lee, Y and Rock, S (2014), Contemporary Accounting Research, 31 (2), 498-521. ISSN 0823-9150
Earnings Targets and Annual Bonus Incentives|
Indjejikian, R, Matejka, M, Merchant, KA & Van der Stede, WA| (2014), The Accounting Review 89, 1227-1258