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Researcher: Williams, BR (Dr Belinda Williams)

Research Fields

Sustainability Accounting and Reporting
Financial Accounting
Accounting, Auditing and Accountability
Accounting Theory and Standards
Maritime Engineering
Corporate Governance and Stakeholder Engagement
Auditing and Accountability

Research Impact

Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Financial Services
Management
Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences
Recreational Services
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Law, Politics and Community Services
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Accountants and Sustainable Business Practices in Small to Medium Enterprises; Institute of Public Accountants, Tasmanian Symposium
Accounting for Biological Assets - An Examination; Australasian Business and Behavioural Sciences Association (ABBSA) International Conference
Accounting for SGARAs
Accounting for SGARAs - has comparability and consistency been achieved?; Asian Academic Accounting Association Conference
Accounting for SGARAs: Towards Comparability and Consistency; Australian Accounting Review
ASX guidelines for disclosure on Australian company websites. Changing times is the ASX perception of stakeholders information needs met?; 9th Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR)
ASX Guidelines for Disclosure on Company Websites - are Australian Listed Companies conforming?; Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR)
Corporate Governance, the GFC and independent directors; Managerial Auditing Journal
Diversity in a “chilly climate”: difficulties with new ASX Corporate Governance Recommendations; Gender Economics Global Conference
GRI Reporting Guidelines in the Local Government Sector - Are they being utilized?; 10th Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research
Reporting on sustainability by Australian councils - A communication perspective; Asian Review of Accounting
Small Business and Sustainability: The Accountant’s Role; I Love Small Business Seminar
Sustainability reporting by local government in Australia: Current and future prospects; Accounting Forum
Sustainability reporting in local authorities - an interview approach; The RMIT Accounting for Sustainability Conference 2012
Sustainability Reporting in Local Government Authorities
Sustainability reporting in local government in Australia - a preliminary analysis; Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR)
The accountability role of independent directors and the GFC: Evidence from corporate governance disclosures; 12th A-CSEAR Conference
The Accountants' Perspective on Sustainable Business Practices in SMEs; 12th A-CSEAR Conference
The Accountants’ Perspective on Sustainable Business Practices in SMEs; Social Responsibility Journal
The achievability of sustainable reporting practices in agriculture; Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management
The Local Government Accountants’ Perspective on Sustainability; Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal
The public sector accountants' perspective on sustainability; 11th Australasian Conference on Social and Environmental Accounting Research
The role of accountants in sustainability reporting - a local government study; Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference (APIRA)
Using the flipped classroom to improve student engagement and to prepare graduates to meet maritime industry requirements: A focus on maritime education; WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs

Research Projects

Assessing the impact of the diversity policy amendment to ASC Corporate Governance Principles 2010; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Independent Directors in Australia: A Changing Landscape?; Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA)
Local Government Accountants and Sustainability Reporting - A Mismatch?; Accounting & Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Ltd (AFAANZ)

Research Candidate Supervision

"Does the Successful Business Try First to Profit or Serve?"- Exploring the Perceptions of Executives of the Largest Australian Companies
Legitimacy Theory and Legitimacy Categorisation - Links to Impression Manangement in Corporate Social and Environmental Disclosures
Reporting of Performance Management Information in Respect to Objective Outcomes on Solid Waste Management in the Parks and Reserves of Tasmania