Andrew Ferguson

Department of Accounting, UTS

Professor

PO Box 123 Broadway

Sydney, NSW 2007

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

21

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Choice between Alternative Routes to Go Public: Backdoor Listing versus IPO

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Philip R. Brown, Andrew Ferguson and Peter Lam
UWA Business School, M250, Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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IPO, backdoor listing, going public, reverse takeover

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What’s in a Shell? Analysing the Gain to Shareholders from Reverse Takeovers

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Philip R. Brown, Andrew Ferguson and Peter Lam
UWA Business School, M250, Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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reverse takeover, reverse merger, backdoor listing, shell premium

3.

The Size, Cost and Asset Allocation of Australian Self-Managed Superannuation Funds

CIFR Paper No. 033/2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - Faculty of Business, UNSW Sydney, CEPAR, Department of Accounting, UTS and Deakin Business School
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self-managed superannuation funds, pension funds, asset allocation, SMSF costs

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Predicting Failure of Developmental Gold Mining Projects

Australian Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Andrew Ferguson, Greg Clinch and Stephen Kean
Department of Accounting, UTS, Macquarie Business School and University of Otago
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Failure Prediction, Gold Mining

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The Effect of Lender Expectations Management on Mandatory Management Forecasts: Evidence from Cash Flow Forecasts by Early-Stage Mining Firms

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2020
Andrew Ferguson and Gabriel Pundrich
Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Florida
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mandatory management forecasts, project finance, expectations management

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Factors Affecting the Value-Relevance of Capitalized Exploration and Evaluation Expenditures Under IFRS 6

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Aug 2019
Andrew Ferguson, Stephen Kean and Gabriel Pundrich
Department of Accounting, UTS, University of Auckland and University of Florida
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IFRS 6, intangible assets, value relevance, extractive activities

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Understanding Assurance in the Australian Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Industry

CIFR Paper No. 001/2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 May 2014
University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - Faculty of Business, UNSW Sydney, CEPAR, Department of Accounting, UTS and Deakin Business School
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pension funds, audit fees, industry specialisation, professional affiliations, auditor independence, non-audit services

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Political uncertainty, hedging and wealth effects of project finance approvals

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2020
Andrew Ferguson and Peter Lam
Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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Project finance, political uncertainty, hedging, event study, mining industry

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Market Reactions to the Reports of a Star Resource Analyst

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2014, FIRN Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Philip R. Brown, Alexey Feigin and Andrew Ferguson
UWA Business School, M250, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - School of Accounting and Department of Accounting, UTS
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detecting abnormal market behavior, gold, extractive industries, market microstructure, specialist, star analyst

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Wealth Effects of Farmout Arrangements in the Oil and Gas Industry

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Luiz Fernando Distadio, Andrew Ferguson and Peter Lam
Griffith University - Griffith Business School, Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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alliances, farmout, oil and gas, resource pooling, real options

11.

The R&D Tax Incentive as a Source of Funding for Early Stage Firms: Evidence From Australian Mining Exploration Entities

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Dec 2019
Andrew Ferguson and Samuel Sherry
Department of Accounting, UTS and Australian National University (ANU) - College of Business and Economics
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tax incentives; research and development; extractive industries; pecking order

12.

Policy Uncertainty, Asset Acquisitions and Deal Structure

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Jan 2020
Andrew Ferguson, Wei Hu and Peter Lam
Department of Accounting, UTS, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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Policy uncertainty, asset acquisitions, Real options, Growth options

13.

CEO Compensation in Early-Stage Firms

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Sep 2019
Thi Bui, Andrew Ferguson and Peter Lam
University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Department of Accounting, UTS and University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting
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CEO compensation; capital and ownership structure; corporate governance; capitalised exploration and evaluation assets; early-stage entities

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What Matters in Audit Pricing: Industry Specialization or Overall Market Leadership?

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 97-106, March 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 May 2006
Andrew Ferguson, Jere R. Francis and Donald J. Stokes
Department of Accounting, UTS, Maastricht University and Monash University
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Investor Behaviour in Response to Australia’s Capital Gains Tax

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 783-808, December 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Nov 2010
Philip R. Brown, Andrew Ferguson and Sam Sherry
UWA Business School, M250, Department of Accounting, UTS and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Pierpont and the Capital Market

Abacus, Vol. 45, Issue 2, pp. 147-170, June 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Philip R. Brown, Andrew B. Jackson and Andrew Ferguson
UWA Business School, M250, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Accounting and Department of Accounting, UTS
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Further Evidence on Mandatory Partner Rotation and Audit Pricing: A Supply‐Side Perspective

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 59, Issue 2, pp. 1055-1100, 2019
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Andrew Ferguson, Peter Lam and Nelson Ma
Department of Accounting, UTS, University of Technology, Sydney - Discipline of Accounting and University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - School of Accounting
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Mandatory partner rotation, Audit pricing, Audit partner, Regulation, Linkedin

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The Determinants and Market Reaction to Open Briefings: An Investor Relations Option and Evidence on the Effectiveness of Disclosure

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 56, Issue 3, pp. 803-843, 2016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Andrew Ferguson and Tom Scott
Department of Accounting, UTS and Auckland University of Technology
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Voluntary disclosure, Investor relations, Information dissemination

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Your Governance or Mine?

Australian Accounting Review, 21, 406-417. (DOI: 10.1111/j.1835-2561.2011.00147.x)
Posted: 09 Aug 2013
Andrew Ferguson, Matthew Grosse, Stephen Kean and Tom Scott
Department of Accounting, UTS, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - School of Accounting, University of Otago and Auckland University of Technology

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corporate governance, resource sector, extractive industries

What If There Were Three? Audit Pricing within the Big 4 and the PricewaterhouseCoopers' Premium in the Australian Audit Market

International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 57-67, 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Feb 2014
Andrew Ferguson and Tom Scott
Department of Accounting, UTS and Auckland University of Technology
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Audit pricing, Big 3, market structure, cartel, brand names, PwC

What if there were Three? Audit Pricing within the Big 4 and the PricewaterhouseCoopers' Premium in the Australian Audit Market

International Journal of Auditing (DOI: 10.1111/ijau.12011)
Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Andrew Ferguson and Tom Scott
Department of Accounting, UTS and Auckland University of Technology

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Audit pricing, Big 3, market structure, cartel, brand names, PwC

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The Effects of Firm-Wide and Office-Level Industry Expertise on Audit Pricing

Posted: 26 Mar 2003
Andrew Ferguson, Jere R. Francis and Donald J. Stokes
Department of Accounting, UTS, Maastricht University and Monash University

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industry expertise, audit fees, big 5 accounting firms