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Professor Emmanuel Adegbite

Fellow (The Higher Education Academy), PhD (Cass Business School)
Professor of Accounting and Corporate Governance, Chair in Accounting

Division: Accounting
E-mail: Emmanuel.Adegbite@nottingham.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466203
Location: B06 (Si Yuan Building, Jubilee Campus)

Emmanuel Adegbite is Professor of Accounting and Corporate Governance at Nottingham University Business School. His published works on management accounting, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility and corporate finance have been widely cited and have, in collaboration, secured around 500,000 in funding.

Recent awards include a Durham University award for Excellence in Research in 2014; the 'Celebrated Nigerian Award UK' in 2016; and the 'International Business Review Best Journal Paper of the Year Award' in 2016.

Emmanuel is a visiting professor at James Cook University, Singapore, and works closely with business leaders and policy influencers in implementing good corporate governance standards, and in developing strategies for instrumental corporate social responsibility.


Administrative Roles
Co-Divisional Research Director (Accounting)
I am module convenor of the following modules:


Undergraduate

Fundamentals of Financial and Management Accounting (N11137)


Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

Current Research Activities
Strategies for good corporate governance; board performance and appraisal; corporate governance regulation; corporate social responsibility, as a governance framework; management control systems; Africapitalism
I am currently supervising the following Research Students:

Juhee Jain
Lu Qiao
 

Publications from 2005 to the present day

Journal Articles

Adegbite, E., Guney, Y., Kwabi, F.O. and Tahir, S. (2019), "Financial and corporate social performance in UK listed firms: The relevance of non-linearity and lag effects", Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol.52(1), pp. 105-158.

Kwabi, F., Boateng, A. and Adegbite, E. (2019), "International equity portfolio investment and enforcement of insider trading laws: A cross-country analysis", Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, forthcoming 2019.

Yekini, K.; Omoteso, K.; Adegbite, E. (2019), "CSR Communication Research: A Theoretical Cum-Methodological Perspective from Semiotics", Business and Society, forthcoming 2019.

Egbe, I.; Adegbite, E.; Yekini, K. C. (2018), "The Influence of Multinational Enterprises on Subsidiaries: Context Matters", Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Vol.31(2), pp. 703-724.

Kwabi, F., Boateng, A. and Adegbite, E. (2018), "The impact of stringent insider trading laws and institutional quality on the cost of capital", International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.60, pp. 127-137.

Li, Z.; Lambe, B; Adegbite, E. (2018), "New bid-ask spread estimators from daily high and low prices", International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.60, pp. 69-86.

Nakpodia, F. and Adegbite, E. (2018), "Corporate governance and elites", Accounting Forum, Vol.42, pp. 17-31.

Nakpodia, F., Adegbite, E. Amaeshi, K. and Owolabi, A. (2018), "Neither principles nor rules: Making corporate governance work in Sub-Saharan Africa", Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.151 (2), pp. 391-408.

Kwabi, F., Thapa, C., Paudyal, K. and Adegbite, E. (2017), "Biases in international portfolio allocation and investor protection standards", International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.53, pp.66-79.

Tahir, S., Adegbite, E. and Guney, Y. (2017), "An international examination of the economic effectiveness of banking recapitalization", International Business Review, Vol.26(3), pp. 417-434.

Yekini, K. C.; Adelopo, I.; Adegbite, E. (2017), "The impact of community expectations on corporate community involvement disclosures in the UK", Accounting Forum, Vol.41(3), pp. 234-252.

Zattoni, A., Witt, M.A., Judge, W.Q., Talaulicar, T., Chen, J.J., Lewellyn, K., Hu, H., Gabrielsson, J., Luis Rivas, J., Puffer, S., Shukla, D., Lopez; Adegbite, E; Fassin, Y; Yamak, S; Fainshmidt, S; Van Ees, H. (2017), "Does board independence influence financial performance in IPO firms? The moderating role of the national business system", Journal of World Business (formerly Columbia JWB), Vol.52(5), pp. 628-639.

Amaeshi, K., Adegbite, E. & Rajwani, T. (2016), "Corporate social responsibility in challenging and non-enabling institutional contexts do institutional voids matter?", Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.134(1), pp. 135-153.

Amaeshi, K., Adegbite, E., Ogbechie, C., Idemudia, U., Seny-Kan, A.K., Issa, M. & Anakwue, O. I. J. (2016), "Corporate social responsibility in SMEs: a shift from philanthropy to institutional works?", Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.138(2), pp. 385-400.

Osemeke, L. & Adegbite, E. (2016), "Regulatory multiplicity and conflict: Towards a combined code on corporate governance in Nigeria", Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.133(3), pp. 431-451.

Seny Kan, K. A., Adegbite, E., El Omari, S. & Abdellatif, M. (2016), "On the use of Qualitative Comparative Analysis in management", Journal of Business Research, Vol.69(4), pp. 1458-1463.

Uche, C., Adegbite, E. and Jones, M. (2016), "Institutional shareholder activism in Nigeria", Corporate Governance: the international journal of business in society, Vol.16(4), pp. 1-16.

Uche, C., Adegbite, E. and Jones, M. (2016), "Institutional shareholder activism in Nigeria: An accountability perspective", Accounting Forum, Vol.40(2), pp. 78-88.

Adegbite, E. (2015), "Good corporate governance in Nigeria: Antecedents, propositions and peculiarities", International Business Review, Vol.24(2), pp. 319-330.

Judge, W.Q., Wei Hu, H., Gabrielsson, J., Talaulicar, T., Witt, M.A., Zattoni, A., Lopez-Iturriaga, F., Chen, J., Shukla, D., Quttainah, M., Adegbite; Luis Rivas, J; Kibler, B. (2015), "Configurations of capacity for change in entrepreneurial threshold firms imprinting and strategic choice perspectives", Journal of Management Studies, Vol.52(4), pp. 506-530.

Okike, E., Adegbite, E., Nakpodia, F. & Adegbite, S. (2015), "A review of internal and external influences on corporate governance and financial accountability in Nigeria", International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, Vol.10(2), pp. 165-185.

Seny Kan, K.A., Apitsa, S.M. & Adegbite, E. (2015), "African management: concept, content and usability", Society and Business Review, Vol.10(3), pp. 258-279.

Adegbite, E., Amaeshi, K. & Nakajima, C. (2013), "Multiple influences on corporate governance practice in Nigeria: Agents, strategies and implications", International Business Review, Vol.22(3), pp. 524-538.

Adegbite, E. (2012), "Corporate governance in the Nigerian banking industry: Towards a strategic governmental engagement", International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, Vol.7(3), pp. 209-231.

Adegbite, E. (2012), "Corporate governance regulation in Nigeria", Corporate Governance: the international journal of business in society, Vol.12(2), pp. 257-276.

Adegbite, E. & Nakajima, C, (2012), "Institutions and institutional maintenance: Implications for understanding and theorizing corporate governance in developing economies", International Studies of Management and Organization, Vol.42(3), pp. 69-88.

Adegbite, E., Amaeshi, K. & Amao, O, (2012), "The politics of shareholder activism in Nigeria", Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.105(3), pp. 389-402.

Okike, E.N.M. & Adegbite, E. (2012), "The code of corporate governance in Nigeria: Efficiency gains or social legitimation", Corporate Ownership and Control, Vol.95(3), pp. 262-275.

Adegbite, E. & Nakajima, C. (2011), "Corporate governance and responsibility in Nigeria", International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, Vol.8(3), pp. 252-271.

Adegbite, E., Shrives, P. & Nichol, T. (2011), "The role of government in corporate governance: Perspectives from the UK", Corporate Ownership and Control, Vol.9(1), pp. 283-293.

Adegbite, E. (2010), "A scrutiny of corporate governance", Journal of Corporate Governance, Vol.2(1), pp. 242-265.

Adegbite, E. (2009), "Corporate governance in Nigeria", Journal of Corporate Governance, Vol.1(1), pp. 45-48.



Books

Adegbite, E. (2012), Directors, Shareholders and Rewards, Pearson Education.



Chapters in Books

Adegbite, E., Nakpodia, F., Seny Kan, A.K. and Onakoya, O. (2018), "Africapitalism and corporate governance", in Africapitalism: Rethinking the Role of Business in Africa, pp. 71-98, Cambridge University Press.

Ashiru, F., Nakpodia, F. and Adegbite, E. (2018), "Boards and corporate governance", in Enhancing Board Effectiveness - Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging Markets, Routledge Press, forthcoming 2018.

Daodu, O., Nakpodia, F. and Adegbite, E. (2017), "Institutional perspectives on corporate governance reforms in Nigeria", in Corporate Governance in Developing and Emerging Markets, pp. 173-182, Routledge Press.

Osemeke, L., Adegbite, S. & Adegbite, E. (2016), "Corporate social responsibility initiatives in Nigeria", in Key Initiatives in Corporate Social Responsibility: Global Dimension of CSR in Corporate Entities, pp. 357-375, Springer.

Adegbite, E. (2012), "Corporate governance and initial public offerings in Nigeria", in Corporate Governance and Initial Public Offerings, pp. 330-353, Cambridge University Press.

Adegbite, E. & Nakajima, C. (2011), "Institutional determinants of good corporate governance: The case of Nigeria", in Firm-Level Internationalisation, Regionalism and Globalisation, pp. 379-396, Palgrave Macmillan.



Conferences

Yekini, K.; Omoteso, K.; Adegbite, E. 2018, "CSR Communication Research: A Theoretical and Methodological Perspective on Semiotics"", in 41st Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association held at Milan, Italy, May 29 to June 1, 2018.

Yekini, Kemi, Adegbite Emmanuel, Kamil Omotesho, 2018, "CSR Communication Research: A Theoretical and Methodological Perspective from Semiotics", in The 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management held at Chicago, Illinois USA, August 10 to 14, 2018.

Yekini K. C. Oscar-Chidioke, M. O., Adegbite, E, 2017, "Effects of Corporate Governance Mechanisms on CEO Employment Risk", in A paper presented at the 40th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association held at Valencia, Spain, May 10-12, 2017.

 

 

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