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Dr Diogenis Baboukardos

Visiting Fellow
Essex Business School
Dr Diogenis Baboukardos
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Biography

Diogenis Baboukardos is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Audencia Business School (France). Before joining Audencia, Diogenis was a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at Essex Business School, University of Essex where he is currently a visiting research fellow. He is also a research affiliate of the Adam Smith Observatory of Corporate Reporting Practices at the University of Glasgow. He has held teaching and research appointments in France, UK, Sweden and Greece. His research interests lie in the broad field of corporate reporting with a particular focus on issues related to sustainability and climate change reporting. His research has been published in various academic journals (such as Journal of Accounting & Public Policy, the British Accounting Review and the Accounting Forum) and it has been funded by professional bodies and regulators (such as the UK Financial Reporting Council, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland). He is also involved in consultancy projects in relation to the application of UN’s Sustainability Development Goals. He is member of the board of the BAFA Financial Accounting Reporting Special Interest Group and editorial board member of the Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal whilst he serves as reviewer in various journals in the fields of accounting, finance and business studies. He is a member of the European Accounting Association, the British Accounting and Finance Association and a fellow of the Higher Education Academy in the UK. Diogenis has a rich professional record with extensive experience in accounting and taxation consultancy positions. His main professional expertise is related to financial reporting, financial management, and tax compliance.

Qualifications

  • BSc in Accounting .,

  • MSc in Accounting & Finance

  • PhD in Business Administration (Accounting)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Financial reporting

Open to supervise

Accounting quality

Open to supervise

International accounting

Open to supervise

Sustainability reporting

Open to supervise

Integrated reporting

Open to supervise

Corporate Governance

Open to supervise

Ownership

Open to supervise

Current research

Climate change reporting

Conferences and presentations

2018 International Symposium in Finance, Crete Greece

Crete, Greece, 27/7/2018

2018 Financial Reporting & Business Communication Conference, Bristol UK

Bristol, United Kingdom, 5/7/2018

2018 Accounting & Accountability in Emerging Economies Conference, Essex UK

United Kingdom, 29/6/2018

2018 University of Stirling, UK

Stirling, United Kingdom, 17/5/2018

2018 University of Strathclyde, UK

Glasgow, United Kingdom, 15/5/2018

2018 University of Reading, UK

Reading, United Kingdom, 25/4/2018

2017 15th ESRC Festival of Social Science, Univeristy of Essex, UK

Colchester, United Kingdom, 2017

2017 Financial Reporting & Business Communication Conference, Durham UK

Durham, United Kingdom, 2017

2017 European Accounting Association Annual Congress, Valencia Spain

Valencia, Spain, 2017

2015 Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norway

Bergen, Norway, 2015

2015 European Accounting Association Annual Congress, Glasgow UK

Glasgow, United Kingdom, 2015

2014 University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg Research Institute (GRI), Sweden

Gothenburg, Sweden, 2014

2014 Nordic Accounting Conference, Copenhagen Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark, 2014

2014 Financial Reporting & Business Communication Conference, Bristol UK

Bristol, United Kingdom, 2014

2014 European Accounting Association Annual Congress, Tallinn Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia, 2014

2013 Governance Accountability & Responsible Investment Conference, Henley UK

Henley, United Kingdom, 2013

2011 University of Udine, Italy

Udine, Italy, 2011

2011 Åbo Akademi University, Finland

Turku, Finland, 2011

2010 Nordic Conference on Financial Accounting, Copenhagen Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark, 2010

2010 Financial Reporting & Business Communication Conference, Bristol UK

Bristol, United Kingdom, 2010

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Introduction to Accounting (BE100)

  • Dissertation in Marketing (BE981)

  • Dissertation (BE982)

  • EBS Integrated Programmes: Dissertation (BE983)

Previous supervision

Abdullahi Omogbolahan Ishola
Abdullahi Omogbolahan Ishola
Thesis title: Essays on Integrated Reporting
Degree subject: Accounting and Finance
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 16/6/2022

Publications

Journal articles (9)

Baboukardos, D., Beddewela, E. and Soobaroyen, T., Highlighting some ‘blind spots’: Mapping the theoretical underpinnings of sustainability accounting and management research in Emerging and Developing Economies.. Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal

Baboukardos, D., Mangena, M. and Ishola, A., (2021). Integrated thinking and sustainability reporting assurance: International evidence. Business Strategy and the Environment. 30 (4), 1580-1597

Alrashidi, R., Baboukardos, D. and Arun, T., (2021). Audit fees, non-audit fees and access to finance: Evidence from India. Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation. 43, 100397-100397

Baboukardos, D., Gaia, S. and She, C., (2021). Social performance and social media activity in times of pandemic: evidence from COVID-19-related Twitter activity. Corporate Governance. 21 (6), 1271-1289

Baboukardos, D., Beddewela, E. and Soobaroyen, T., (2021). Editorial. Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. 12 (4), 719-732

Baboukardos, D., (2018). The valuation relevance of environmental performance revisited: The moderating role of environmental provisions. The British Accounting Review. 50 (1), 32-47

Baboukardos, D., (2017). Market valuation of greenhouse gas emissions under a mandatory reporting regime: Evidence from the UK. Accounting Forum. 41 (3), 221-233

Baboukardos, D. and Rimmel, G., (2016). Value relevance of accounting information under an integrated reporting approach: A research note. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 35 (4), 437-452

Baboukardos, D. and Rimmel, G., (2014). Goodwill under IFRS: Relevance and disclosures in an unfavorable environment. Accounting Forum. 38 (1), 1-17

Book chapters (3)

Baboukardos, D. and Akhter, N., (2017). Financial performance of family versus non-family firms in the context of an economy in turmoil: a market from 'developed' to 'emerging'. In: Contextualizing Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies and Developing Countries. Editors: Ramírez-Pasilla, M., Brundin, E. and Markowska, M., . Edward Elgar. 288- 303. 9781785367526

Rimmel, G., Baboukardos, D. and Jonäll, K., (2017). Revival of the fittest? Intellectual Capital in Swedish companies. In: The Routledge Companion to Intellectual Capital. Editors: Guthrie, J., Dumay, J., Ricceri, F. and Nielsen, C., . Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting. 1138228214. 9781138228214

Baboukardos, D. and Rimmel, G., (2016). Positive Accounting Theory. In: Redovisningsteorier - viktiga begrepp och teoretiska perspektiv inom redovisning [Accounting Theories ? important concepts and theoretical perspectives]. Editors: Rimmel, G. and Jon�ll, K., . Sanoma Utbildning. 9789152318263

Reports and Papers (2)

Baboukardos, D., Dionysiou, D., Slack, R., Tsalavoutas, I. and Tsoligkas, F., (2021). Climate change risk-related disclosures in extractive industries

Baboukardos, D., Dionysiou, D., Slack, R., Tsalavoutas, I. and Tsoligkas, F., (2021). Climate Change Risk-related Disclosures in Extractive Industries: A Comparative Study

Contact

d.baboukardos@essex.ac.uk

Location:

Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

You can find details of Academic Support hours on the EBS UG and PG information page on Moodle or by calling EBS Student Services on 01206873911