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Researcher: Mahadeo, JD (Dr Brinda Mahadeo)

Fields of Research

Corporate governance
Sustainability accounting and reporting
Entrepreneurship
Corporations and associations law
Information security management

Research Objectives

Business ethics
Management
Information services
Environmental ethics
Social ethics

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A longitudinal study of corporate social disclosures in a developing economy; Journal of Business Ethics
A longitudinal study of the implementation of the corporate governance code in a developing country: the case of Mauritius; Business and Society
A study of the evolution of community disclosures in a developing country; 6th Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Research on Accounting (APIRA) Conference
Board composition and financial performance: uncovering the effects of diversity in an emerging economy; Journal of Business Ethics
Changes in social and environmental reporting practices in an emerging economy (20042007): exploring the relevance of stakeholder and legitimacy theories; Accounting Forum
Community disclosures in a developing country: insights from a neo-pluralist perspective; Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal
Corporate governance implementation in an African emerging economy: the case of state-owned entities; Accounting in Africa (Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies, Volume 12 Part A)
Corporate Governance in Mauritius; Corporate Governance in Commonwealth Countries
Do corporate governance codes improve board accountability?: evidence from an emerging economy; Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management
Enlightenment or Resistance? Promoting Sustainability Through Corporate Law and Governance in Mauritius; Cambridge Handbook of Corporate Law, Corporate Governance and Sustainability
Independent directors and firm performance: misplaced loyalties or institutional clash; 33rd ANZAM Conference
Selective compliance with the corporate governance code in Mauritius: Is legitimacy theory at work?; Corporate governance in less developed and emerging economies
The association between independent directors and company value. Confronting evidence from two emerging markets; Corporate Governance
Towards an understanding of the factors influencing the acceptance and diffusion of e-Government services; Electronic Journal of e-Government
Women and entrepreneurship: an alluring or luring option; International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business

Research Projects

A study of the Implementation and Impact of Corporate Governance in Mauritius
Determining the Applicability of CG in the SME sector
Societal Accountability by Corporate Mauritius: A Study of Social Disclosures by Listed Companies post 'CSR levy'
Women entrepreneurs in an emerging nation: Context, Commitment and Intention

Research Candidate Supervision