Wendy Beekes

Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance

Lancaster LA1 4YX

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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Earnings Management in Response to Regulatory Price Review. A Case Study of the Political Cost Hypothesis in the Water and Electricity Sectors in England and Wales

Lancaster University Management School Working Paper No. LUMSWP2003/056
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2003
Wendy Beekes
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Abstract:

accounting accruals, earnings management, price cap regulation, regulatory review, regional electricity companies, water and sewerage companies

Do Better-Governed Australian Firms Make More Informative Disclosures?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Wendy Beekes and Philip R. Brown
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and UWA Business School, M250
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Citation 37

Abstract:

Corporate governance quality, Disclosure frequency, Analysts' forecasts, Price discovery, Timeliness

Do Better-Governed Australian Firms Make More Informative Disclosures?

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 33, No. 3-4, pp. 422-450, April 2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 May 2006
Wendy Beekes and Philip R. Brown
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and UWA Business School, M250
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Corporate Governance, Companies’ Disclosure Practices, and Market Transparency: A Cross Country Study

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2015
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250, Lancaster University and Lancaster University Management School
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Corporate Governance, Disclosure Practices, Market Transparency, Legal Origin, Timeliness of Price Discovery

Corporate Governance, Companies’ Disclosure Practices and Market Transparency: A Cross Country Study

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 43, Issue 3-4, pp. 263-297, 2016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Apr 2016
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250, Lancaster University and Lancaster University Management School
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corporate governance, disclosure practices, market transparency, legal origin, timeliness, of price discovery

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On the Timeliness of Price Discovery

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Oct 2006
Wendy Beekes and Philip R. Brown
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and UWA Business School, M250
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Citation 5

Abstract:

information timeliness, price discovery

5.

An Alternative Measure of Corporate Governance Using Discrete Principal Component Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Wendy Beekes, Alex Hong and Sian A. Owen
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Western Australia - UWA Business School and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, firm performance, discrete principal component analysis

6.

Do Better-Governed Firms Make More Informative Disclosures? Canadian Evidence

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Wendy Beekes, Philip R. Brown and Germaine Chin
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250 and University of Western Australia - Faculty of Economics & Commerce
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Citation 32

Abstract:

Corporate governance quality, Disclosure frequency, Analysts' forecasts, Price discovery, Timeliness

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Corporate Governance and Transparency in Japan

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2016
Hiroyuki Aman, Wendy Beekes and Philip R. Brown
Kwansei Gakuin University, Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and UWA Business School, M250
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Abstract:

Corporate Governance; Firm Disclosure; Timeliness; Analyst Forecast Properties; Japanese Listed Companies

8.

The Effects of Corporate Governance on Information Disclosure, Timeliness and Market Participants’ Expectations

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2016
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250, University of Western Australia - Faculty of Economics & Commerce and Lancaster University Management School
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Citation 1

Abstract:

corporate governance, disclosure frequency, analysts’ forecasts, price discovery, timeliness

9.

Earnings Management in Response to a Windfall Tax in the Water and Sewerage Utility Companies in England and Wales

Lancaster University Management School Working Paper No. LUMSWP2003/017
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jun 2003
Wendy Beekes
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Citation 1

Abstract:

accounting accruals, earnings management, water and sewerage companies, windfall tax

10.

Factors Influencing Quality Threatening Behaviour in a Big Four Accounting Firm

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jul 2014
Wendy Beekes, David Otley and Valentine Ururuka
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, Lancaster University and Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Abstract:

Functional Area, Hierarchical Levels, Organizational Commitment, Employee Dysfunctional Behavior, Target Focused Evaluative Style

11.

Financial Integration and the Transparency of Firms in Emerging Capital Markets

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Qiyu Zhang, Wendy Beekes and Philip R. Brown
Lancaster University Management School, Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and UWA Business School, M250
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Abstract:

Financial integration; transparency; emerging markets

Corporate Governance and the Informativeness of Disclosures in Australia: A Re-Examination

Forthcoming in Accounting and Finance
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2014
Wendy Beekes, Philip R. Brown and Qiyu Zhang
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250 and Lancaster University Management School
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, Disclosures, Price discovery, Timeliness, Transparency

Corporate Governance and the Informativeness of Disclosures in Australia: A Re‐Examination

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 55, Issue 4, pp. 931-963, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Wendy Beekes, Philip R. Brown and Qiyu Zhang
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, M250 and Lancaster University Management School
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Corporate governance, Disclosures, Price discovery, Timeliness, Transparency

The Link Between Earnings Timeliness, Earnings Conservatism and Board Composition: Evidence from the UK

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 47-59, January 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
Wendy Beekes, Peter F. Pope and Steven Young
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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The Link Between Earnings Timeliness, Earnings Conservatism and Board Composition: Evidence from the UK

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Sep 2003
Wendy Beekes, Peter F. Pope and Steven Young
Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance

Abstract:

Accounting quality, board composition, and corporate governance

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Corporate Governance, Accounting and Finance: A Review

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 96-172, 2011
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 Mar 2011
Philip R. Brown, Wendy Beekes and Peter Verhoeven
UWA Business School, M250, Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Queensland University of Technology - QUT Business School
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Corporate governance, Agency costs, Directors, Duality, Board committees, Ownership structure, Shareholder activism, Auditor independence, Accounting quality, Endogeneity