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Professor Elisabeth Dedman

BA (Lancaster) (1994), PhD (Lancaster) (2002)
Professor of Accounting
E-mail: Elisabeth.Dedman@nottingham.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466203
Location: C49 (South Building, Jubilee Campus)


Research Interests
Market-based accounting research; voluntary disclosure; corporate governance.

Administrative Roles
Division Head (Accounting)
Divisional Research Director (Accounting)

Memberships, Directorships, Fellowships & Awards
-    Editoral Board Member, British Journal of Management
-    Associate Editor, Accounting and Business Research
The following lists my publications from 1996 to the present day.

Journal Articles

Dedman, E.; Jiang, W.; Stark, A.(2014)., "The value relevance and information content of cash and stock dividends in China", European Journal of Finance, forthcoming 2014, (Best paper Award for the European Journal of Finance 3rd Conference on the Chinese Capital Markets).

Dedman, E.; Kausar, A.; Lennox, C.(2013)., "The demand for audit in private firms: recent large-sample evidence from the UK", European Accounting Review, pp.1-29, 10.1080/09638180.2013.776298.

Dedman, E.; Kausar, A.(2012)., "The impact of voluntary audit on credit ratings", Accounting and Business Research, Vol.42 (2), pp. 397-418.

Dedman, E.; Collett, N.(2010)., "Large share price movements, the disclosure of news and corporate governance: implications for disclosure rules", Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Vol.11, pp. 109-132.

Dedman, E.; Lennox, C.(2009)., "Perceived competition, profitability, and the witholding of information about sales and the cost of sales", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol.48, pp. 210-230.

Dedman, E.; Mousselli, S.; Shen, Y.; Stark, A.(2009)., "Accounting, intangible assets, stock market activity ad measurement and disclosure policy: evidence from the UK", Abacus, Vol.45 (3), pp. 312-341, DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-6281.2009.00291.x.

Dedman, E.; Lin, S.; Prakash, A.; Chang, C.(2008)., "Voluntary disclosure and its impact on share prices: evidence from the UK biotechnology sector", Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol.27 (3), pp. 195-216.

Dedman, E.(2004)., "Discussion of reactions of the London Stock Exchange to company trading statement annoncements", Journal of Business and Financial Accounting, Vol.31, pp. 37-49.

Dedman, E.(2003)., "Executive turnover in UK firms: the impact of Cadbury", Accounting and Business Research, Vol.33, pp. 33-50.

Dedman, E.(2002)., "The Cadbury committee recommendations on corporate governance - a review of compliance and performance impacts", International Journal of Management Reviews, Vol.4 (4), pp. 335-352.

Dedman, E.; Lin, S.(2002)., "Shareholder wealth effects of CEO departments: Evidence from the UK", Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol.8, pp. 81-104.

Dedman, E.(2000)., "UK board structure before and after Cadbury", Corporate Governance: An International Review, pp. 133-153.



Chapters in Books

Dedman, E.(2013)., "Voluntary Audit", in Wiley Encyclopaedia of Management, 3rd Edition (Accounting).



Conferences

Dedman, E., 2011, "The impact of voluntary audit on credit ratings: evidence from private UK firms", at AFAANZ Conference.

Dedman, E., 2011, "CEO to Chair - is it such a bad move?", at BAFA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2011, "CEO to chair - is it a bad move", at EAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2010, "Voluntary Audit and Cost of Debt in the UK".

Dedman, E., 2009, "Non-audit services and the demand voluntary audits", at BAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2009, "Perceived competition, profitability, and the withholding of information about sales and cost of sales", at AAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2008, "Perceived competition, profitability, and the withholding of information about sales and cost of sales", at BAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2008, "Perceived competition, profitability, and the withholding of information about sales and cost of sales", at EAA Congress.

Dedman, E., 2007, "Large share price movements, the disclosure of news and corporate governance", at BAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2007, "Large share price movements, the disclosure of news and corporate governance", at EAA Congress.

Dedman, E., 2005, "Board reforms and their impact on firm performance.", at BAM Conference, (Paper won 2 prize for best paper in its area of conference).

Dedman, E., 2004, "The impact of the Higgs reforms on firm values", at BAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 2003, "Voluntary disclosure and its impact on share prices: Evidence from the UK biotechnology sector", at EAA Congress.

Dedman, E., 2001, "The impact of the Cadbury reforms on CEO departures", at BAA Conference.

Dedman, E., 1999, "Determinants of compliance with the Cadbury Code", at Corporate Governance Conference.



International Collaborations, Organisation & Contributions
- 2008    Competition and Disclosure ESRC
- 2000    CEO Departures and Firm Performance in the UK. CMPO
I am currently supervising the following Research Students:

Abdul Rahman Ahmad Abdullah Al Natour
Muhammad Yahya Ghazali
I am module convenor of the following modules:


Undergraduate

Auditing, Governance and Scandals
Financial Analysis

External Exminerships & Validations
   Referee for Economic and Social Science Research Council and member of Peer Review Panel.

Nottingham University Business School

Jubilee Campus
Nottingham
NG8 1BB

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