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Dr Diogenis Baboukardos

Lecturer
EBS - Accounting
Dr Diogenis Baboukardos
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 873079

  • Location

    EBS.3.23, 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

Profile

Biography

Diogenis Baboukardos is a lecturer (assistant professor) at Essex Business School, University of Essex, UK and currently serves as Director of the postgraduate programmes in Accounting. He is a research affiliate of the Adam Smith Observatory of Corporate Reporting Practices at the University of Glasgow. He is also officer of the British Accounting & Finance Association (BAFA) Financial Accounting & Reporting Special Interest Group (FARSIG). He has held teaching and research appointments in Greece, Sweden and the UK. Diogenis’ research interests lie in the fields of financial accounting and corporate reporting. He is particularly interested in issues related to financial reporting; sustainability reporting; integrated reporting and corporate governance. His work has been published in the British Accounting Review, the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, the Accounting Forum, the Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation and the Business Strategy and the Environment. He is editorial board member of the journals Accounting Forum and Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal and serves as reviewer in several journals. He is currently serving as guest editor for two special issues to be published in the journals Accounting Forum and Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. He has attracted research grants from various organisations such as the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). 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 management, financial reporting 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 (BE981)

  • MSc Finance and Investment: Dissertation (BE982)

  • EBS Integrated Programmes: Dissertation (BE983)

  • Dissertation (BE988)

  • Research Methods in Accounting (BE951)

  • Research Methods in Finance: Empirical Methods in Finance (BE953)

Previous supervision

Rasheed ASM Alrashidi
Rasheed ASM Alrashidi
Thesis title: Essays on Access to Finance: A Case Study of Indian Firms
Degree subject: Accounting
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 16/8/2021

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. ahead-of-print (ahead-of-print)

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 (1)

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

Grants and funding

2021

Evaluation of the Wates Principles of corporate governance (FRC Research Project)

The Financial Reporting Council Limited

2020

Incoming Visiting Fellowships for two South African collegues

University of Essex (GCRF)

Incoming Visiting Fellowships for two South African collegues

University of Essex (GCRF)

Contact

d.baboukardos@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 873079

Location:

EBS.3.23, 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