Erik Alenius’ PhD project is about open book accounting and performance of activities in supplier networks. Erik performs a case study within the food retail business and looks specifically on how calculations on meat products in focal supplier relations affects performance of activities in the network of meat suppliers.
Noor Alshamma is conducting research on accounting-based equity valuation and stock market pricing, market efficiency, and stock market bubbles and crashes.
Ting Dong is a 5th year PhD student at The Department of Accounting. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Economics. Her current research focuses on Auditing and Corporate Governance, especially in the Swedish setting. Ting is also interested in Sustainability issues.
Anastasiya Klyuchko examines management controls and performance in the public sector. Specifically, her research is about how different management controls are used in the public sector to achieve diverse goals.
Kai Krauss engages in studies around performance management in entrepreneurial settings and megaprojects. Amongst others, this involves research on a Pan-European innovation network and his dissertation project, which deals with budgeting in the Olympic Games.
Lars Lund investigates the interplays between financial accounting practices and management accounting practices in the definition and enactment of organizational performance. Lars interests are particularly targeted towards how the increased focus on IFRS standards within financial accounting has affected management accounting practices in large Scandinavian companies. Before pursuing his doctoral studies, Lars acquired over thirty years of experience from working in Swedish industrial companies.
Malin Lund investigates in her Ph.D project management accounting practices in the public sector services. More specifically she is interested in the use of performance measures of various kinds, especially in public sector areas which have implemented market-oriented solutions, such as the freedom of choice in the educational field.
Zeping Pan is conducting research on financial accounting, with a focus on the accounting challenges and the reporting quality in the extractive industry. His current project analyses and discusses the accounting quality under IFRS 6 in the international setting.
Liwei Zhu's current research is about auditing. Specificially, she explores the factors that influence partner-client alignment and audit quality. She is also interested in corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, and financial reporting.