Publications and reports Centre for Governance, Risk & Accountability

A list of related publications and media 2008 – 2016

  • Dr Julia Mundy at of The University of Greenwich discusses transparency and shareholder engagement podcast (podcast)
  • Dr Aleksander Stojanovic of The University of Greenwich discusses investments decisions post crash (podcast)


  • Mateus, C. (2016), "UK Equity Mutual Fund Alphas make a Comeback", International Review of Financial Analysis. Vol. 44, pp. 98–110
  • Mateus, C., Hall, T.W., Bezhentseva-Mateus, I. (2015) "Are Listed Firms Better Governed? Empirical Evidence on Board Structure and Financial Performance", Corporate Ownership and Control, Vol. 13, Iss.1
  • Kristandl, G. Quinn, M., Strauss, E.R. (2015) "Controlling und Cloud-Technologie - Wie die Cloud den Informationsfluss in KMU ändert", ZfKE - Zeitschrift für KMU und Entrepreneurship, Vol. 63, Iss. 3/4. 
  • Strauss, E.R., Quinn, M., Kristandl, G. (2015) "Möglichkeiten und Grenzen eines IT-gestützten Controlling- und Reporting systems für mittelständische Unternehmen mit mobilen Endgeräten", Controlling - Zeitschrift für erfolgsorientierte Unternehmenssteuerung, Vol. 27, Iss. 6.
  • Lillis. A., Malina. M., Mundy, J. (2015) "Performance measurement, evaluation, and reward: The role and effects of subjectivity", Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
  • Elshandidy. T., Neri. L.,(2015) "Corporate Governance, Risk Disclosure Practices, and Market Liquidity: Comparative evidence from the UK and Italy" Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 23, Iss. 4.
  • Mamatzakis., E., Kalyvas, A. (2014) "Does Business regulation matter for banks in the EU?", Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Vol. 32.
  • Abernethy. M. A., Mundy, J. (2014) "Uncertainty as a determinant of performance measurement and compensation systems: A review of the literature", in: Otley, D., Soin, K. (eds.) Management Control and Uncertainty, London: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Russo, A., Neri, L., Guidantoni, S. (2014) "Bias and non-professional analysts: the role of expectations", International Journal of Behavioural and Finance, Vol. 4, Iss. 4.
  • Mateus C., Rahmani Y. "Physical versus Synthetic Exchange Traded Funds. Which one replicates better?", Journal of Financial Risk Management.
  • Mateus C., Konsilp W. (2014) "Implied idiosyncratic volatility and Stock Return Predictability" Journal of Mathematical Finance, Vol.4, Iss. 5.
  • Song, G. (2014) "The Pro-Cyclical Impact of Basel III Regulatory Capital on Bank Capital Risk" in Batten, J.A., Wagner, N.F. (eds.) Risk Management Post Financial Crisis: A Period of Monetary Easing, Contemporary Studies in Economic and Financial Analysis, Volume 96, Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
  • Warren, E.. (2014) "Management control, regulation & investment uncertainty in the UK electricity generation market." In Otley, D., Soin, K. (eds.) Management Control and Uncertainty, London: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Decker, O.S. (2013) Structural Change and Competition in Sierra Leone Banking: Why is it important; What was learnt and Policy Implications , IGC/ BSL  Book Launch Workshop, Freetown, Sierra Leone 29th-30th January
  • Burns, J., Quinn, M.,Warren, L., Oliveira, J. (2012) "Management Accounting", McGraw-Hill.
  • Chinthalapati, V. (2012) "Volatility Forecast in FX Markets using Evolutionary Computing and Heuristic Techniques" at IEEE Computational Intelligence for Financial Engineering & Economics, New York.
  • Mateus,C., Bartholdy, J. (2011) "Debt and taxes for Private Firms", International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 20.
  • Georgievska, A., Georgievska, L., Stojanovic, A., Todorovic, N. (2011) "Country debt default probabilities in emerging markets: were credit rating agencies wrong?", in: Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default. Kolb Series in Finance: Essential Perspectives, Hoboken: Wiley.
  • Laušev, J., Stojanovic, A., Todorovic, N. (2011) "Determinants of debt rescheduling in Eastern European countries", Economic Annals, Vol. 56, Iss. 188.
  • Ugur , M., (2011) "Does economic governance matter? Setting the stage" in Ugur M. and Sunderland D. (eds.), Does Economic Governance Matter? Governance Institutions and Outcomes, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.


  • Ugur, M. (2010) "Open-ended membership prospect and commitment credibility: Explaining the deadlock in EU-Turkey accession negotiations", Journal of Common Market Studies.   
  • Decker, O.S. (2010) "Exploring the CSR agenda of British Credit Unions", International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance, Vol. 2(3).
  • Mundy, J. (2010) "Creating dynamic tensions through a balanced use of management control systems", Accounting, Organisations & Society, Vol. 35, Iss. 5.
  • Su, L. (2010) "Ownership Structure, Corporate Diversification and Capital Structure: Evidence from China's Publicly Listed Firms", Management Decision, Vol. 48.
  • Ottley, M., (2010), Q&A Company Law, 6th edition, Oxford: Routledge-Cavendish.
  • Catchpowle, L., Cooper, C., (2009) "US Imperialism in Action: An Audit-based appraisal of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq", Critical Perspectives in Accounting, Vol. 20. Winner of the Emerald Management Reviews Citation of Excellence Award 2009.
  • Herdan, A., Krasodomska, J., Stuss, M., (2009) "The role of internal audit in enhancing effective corporate governance", Krakow: Jagiellonan University Publishing.
  • Herdan A., Mateus C., (2009) "Shareholder Wealth Effects from Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from the UK Banks ", Accounting and Finance in Transition.
  • Fletcher, J., Ntozi-Obwale, P. (2009) "Exploring the Conditional Performance of UK Unit Trusts", Journal of Financial Services Research, Vol. 36, Iss. 1.
  • Ugur, M.,(2009) "Regulatory quality and performance in EU Network Industries: Evidence on telecommunications, gas and electricity", Journal of Public Policy, Vol. 29, Iss.3.
  • Decker, O.S. (2009) "CSR, Trust and Reputation in the Financial Services Sector", in Idowu, S. and Filho, W.L. (eds.), Professional Perspectives on Corporate Social Responsibility, Kluwer Publishers.
  • Georgievska, A., Georgievska, L., Stojanovic, A., Todorovic, N. (2008) "Sovereign Rescheduling Probabilities in Emerging Markets: A Comparison with Credit Rating Agencies Ratings", Journal of Applied Statistics, Vol. 35, Iss.9-10.
  • Ugur, M., Yankaya, D. (2008) "Policy entrepreneurship, policy opportunism and EU conditionality: The AKP and TUSIAD experience in Turkey", Governance: International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions, Vol. 21, Iss.4.
  • Decker, O.S., Jones, P.A. (2008) "Finance for All: British Credit Unions and the promotion of an inclusive society", in Cato, M., Jones, P., Bickle, R. (eds.), Robert Owen: Practical Visionary for the 21st Century, Scottish Left Review Press.
  • Ugur, M. (2008) "The Turkish economy and EU connection: The case for moving beyond engineered uncertainty", in Hug, A., (ed.), Turkey in Europe: The Economic Case for Turkish Membership of the EU, London: Foreign Policy Centre.

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