Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law

Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law

Welcome to the Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law at NHH, an ambitious and thriving environment for research and learning.

Our faculty has three main research and teaching areas: Financial Accounting and Auditing, Management Accounting and Control, and Economics, Ethics and Law.

The department has strong ties to the practice field, both in teaching and research, and attracts a high number of students.

On this web site you will find information about who we are and what we do.

Apply for a 2018 master thesis scholarship - digital transformers

PWC Stipend for masteroppgaver innen revisjonsforskning

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Research highlights

Authors Title Publication

Tzu-Ting Chiu, Jeong-Bon Kim and Zheng Wang

Customers´Risk Factor Disclosures and Suppliers´ Investment Efficiency. 

Contemporary Accounting Research, August 2018 

William Messier and Martin Schimdt

Offsetting Misstatements: The Effect of Misstatement Distribution, Quantitative Materiality, and Clien Pressure on Auditors´ Judgments

The Accounting Review, Vol. 93, No. 4, July 2018, pp. 335-357

Aasmund Eilifsen, Reiner Quick, Florian Schmidt and Steffen Umlauf

Investors´perceptions of nonaudit services and their type in Germany: The financial crisis as a turning point

International Journal of Auditing, July 2018; 22: 298-316

Arnt Ove Hopland, Petro Lisowsky, Mohammed Mardan and Dirk Schindler.

Flexibility in Income Shifting under Losses.

The Accounting Review 93(3), 163-184, May 2018

Cardamine Carmen Olsen and Anna Gold

Future research directions at the intersection between cognitive neuroscience research and auditors´ professional skepticism.

Journal of Accounting Literature, March 2018

William Messier and Christian P. R. Pietsch

The Effects of Time Pressure on Belief Revision in Accounting: A Review Of Relevant Literature within a Pressure-Arousal-Effort-Performance Framework.

Behavioral Research in Accounting, Vol. 29, No 2, pp. 51-71, Fall 2017

Tzu-Ting Chiu, Yuyan Guan and Jeong-Bon Kim

The Effect of Risk Factor Disclosures on the Pricing of Credit Default Swaps.

Contemporary Accounting Research, August 2017

Anatoli BourmistrovKatarina Kaarbøe

Tensions in Attention: Use of information from budgets and Balanced Scorecard in handling the crises in a telecom company in distress.

(JAOC) Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change, Volume 13 Issue 2, June 2017

Anita Meidell, Martin Carlsson-Wall, Kalle Kraus and Patrik Tran

Managing risk in the public sector - the interaction between vernacular and formal risk management systems.

Financial Accountability & Management 

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