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Accounting and finance

Our accounting and finance section undertakes research across a broad range of subjects.

This research speaks to a breadth of areas in practice, including operation and behaviour of financial markets, the regulatory operations of professional bodies such as the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), the control of organisations, and organisational performance.

Specific subjects of interest, widely explored by our researchers, include:

  • financial reporting
  • financial regulation
  • capital market activity
  • market microstructure
  • auditing and auditor work
  • corporate governance issues
  • accounting and gender issues
  • history of accounting
  • management accounting and control.

Key contacts

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Professor Susan Bartlett

Head of Accounting and Finance, Professor of Accounting and Finance

+44 29208 75193
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Professor Carla Edgley

Professor of Accounting and Finance, Deputy Head of Section (Learning and Teaching)

+44 29208 76567
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Dr Louise Macniven

Reader in Accounting and Finance, Deputy Head of Section (Learning and Teaching), Director of Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions

+44 29208 75715