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Researcher: Clift, RC (Professor Robert Clift)

Fields of Research

Sustainability accounting and reporting
Accounting, auditing and accountability
Management accounting
Corporate governance

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Preference, behaviour and welfare
Other economic framework

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A model of component interaction between Formal, Technical and Informal components within IS/IT security governance; 8th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST 2013)
Board Leadership: Antecedents and Performance Outcomes; Corporate Ownership & Control
Is there a 'business case' for board diversity?; Pacific Accounting Review
Peformance management practice in the Thai SMES; Performance Measurement Association Conference
Sustainability reporting by local government in Australia: Current and future prospects; Accounting Forum
Sustainability reporting in local government in Australia - a preliminary analysis; Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR)
The role of accountants in sustainability reporting - a local government study; Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference (APIRA)

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

A Theoretical Exploration of the Adoption of GRI (Global Reporting Initiatives) Guidelines in Corporate Sustainability Reports
Accounting for Intangible Assets, Firm Life Cycle and the Value Relevance of Intangible Assets
Are Local Government Authorities in Australia Reporting on Sustainability?
Legitimacy Theory and Legitimacy Categorisation - Links to Impression Manangement in Corporate Social and Environmental Disclosures
Optimal Decision Making by Thai Management- Focus on the Enterprise Information System
Outsource of Core Business Services- A Focus on the Accounting Profession
Performance Measurement and Management Practices in Thai SMEs
Role of the Boards and Senior Management within Formal, Technical and Informal Components- IS/IT Security Governance in the Malaysian Publicly Listed Companies
The Adoption of Data Mining Technology within Accounting Information Systems in Publicly Listed Companies in Jordan
The Role of Financial Education in a Choice of Fund Superannuation System
Voluntary Disclosure of Intangibles by Capital-Raising Companies in Australia