Dr John Azure

EBS - Accounting
Dr John Azure



  • 2019: Ph.D. - Accounting University of Aberdeen Business School,

  • 2012: MBA Finance University of Bradford.,

  • 2004: Bachelor of Commerce University of Cape Coast,

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Audit Principles and Practice (BE120)

  • Financial Analysis and Decision Making (BE283)

  • Professional and Academic Development (Accounting) (BE907)


Journal articles (4)

Agyemang, J., Azure, JD-C., Kimani, DK. and Arun, T., Government Financial Resilience during Pandemics: the case of West Africa. Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management

Lauwo, S., Azure, JD-C. and Hopper, T., (2022). Accountability and governance in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals in a developing country context: Evidence from Tanzania. Accounting Auditing and Accountability Journal. 35 (6), 1431-1461

Alawattage, C. and Azure, JD-C., (2022). Theorising the ‘African problem’ with governmentality and counter conduct. African Accounting and Finance Journal. Volume 4 (1), 14-28

Alawattage, C. and Azure, JD-C., (2021). Behind the World Bank’s ringing declarations of “social accountability”: Ghana’s public financial management reform. Critical Perspectives on Accounting. 78, 102075-102075

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