Department of Accounting and Operations Management

The Department of Accounting and Operations Management is responsible for all teaching in financial accounting, managerial accounting and auditing at the various programs offered by the BI Norwegian Business School.

BI Norwegian Business School registers our scientific publications in the national database Cristin (Current Research Information System In Norway).

Below is a list of the most recent publications. Follow this link to Cristin to make an advanced search.



  • Steen, Riana; Haakonsen, Geir & Patriarca, Riccardo (2022)
    'Samhandling': on the nuances of resilience through case study research in emergency response operations
    Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management.
  • Perraudat, Antoine; Dauzère-Pérès, Stéphane & Vialletelle, Philippe (2022)
    Robust tactical qualification decisions in flexible manufacturing systems
    Omega. The International Journal of Management Science, 106. Doi: 10.1016/j.omega.2021.102537
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  • Che, Limei; Myllymäki, Emma-Riikka & Svanstrøm, Tobias (2022)
    Auditors’ Self-Assessment of Engagement Quality and the Role of Stakeholder Priority
    Accounting and Business Research. Doi: 10.1080/00014788.2021.2001638
  • Akartunali, Kerem & Dauzère-Pérès, Stéphane (2022)
    Dynamic Lot Sizing with Stochastic Demand Timing
    European Journal of Operational Research. Doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2021.12.027
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  • Charles, Mehdi; Dauzère-Pérès, Stéphane, Kedad-Sidhoum, Safia & Mazhoud, Issam (2022)
    Motivations and analysis of the capacitated lot-sizing problem with setup times and minimum and maximum ending inventories
    European Journal of Operational Research. Doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2021.12.017
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The list below summarizes the department’s publications in journals ranked 4* or 4 by the Chartered Association of Business Schools (ABS).


  • Eckbo, B. Espen and Kisser, Michael
    The leverage-profitability puzzle resurrected.
    Review of Finance (forthcoming)
  • Eckbo, B. Espen and Kisser, Michael
    Tradeoff theory and leverage dynamics of high-frequency debt issuers.
    Review of Finance (forthcoming)
  • Che, Limei; Hope, Ole-Kristian and Langli, John Christian.
    How Big-4 Firms Improve Audit Quality. 
    Management science 2020 ;Volum 66.(10) s. 4552-4572
  • Fang, Bingxu and Hope, Ole-Kristian.
    Analyst teams. 
    Review of accounting studies 2020 (forthcoming)
  • Hope, Ole-Kristian and Lu, Haihao.
    Economic consequences of corporate governance disclosure: Evidence from the 2006 SEC regulation on related-party transactions. 
    Accounting Review 2020 ;Volum 95.(4) s. 263-290
  • Hope, Ole-Kristia, Yue, Heng and Zhong, Qinlin.
    China's Anti-Corruption Campaign and Financial Reporting Quality. 
    Contemporary Accounting Research 2020 ;Volum 37.(2) s. 1015-1043


  • Hope, Ole-Kristian; Lu, Haihao; Saiy, Sasan
    Director compensation and related party transactions
    Review of Accounting Studies, 2019, 24, pg. 1392-1426
  • Dekeyser, Simon; Gaeremynck, Ann; Willekens, Marleen
    Evidence of Industry Scale Effects on Audit Hours, Billing Rates, and Pricing
    Contemporary Accounting Research, 2019, 36(2), pg. 666-693.



  • Bleibtreu, Christopher; Stefani, Ulrike
    The Effects of Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation on Client Importance and Audit Industry Concentration
    Accounting Review, 2018, 93(1), pg. 1- 27.
  • Chen, Feng; Hope, Ole-Kristian; Li, Qinyuan; Wang, Xin
    Flight to Quality in International Markets: Investors? Demand for Financial Reporting Quality during Political Uncertainty Event
    Contemporary Accounting Research, 2018, 35(1), pg. 117-155
  • Dou, Yiwei; Hope, Ole-Kristian; Thomas, Wayne B.; Zou, Youli
    Blockholder Exit Threats and Financial Reporting Quality
    Contemporary Accounting Research, 2018, 35(2), pg. 1004-1028
  • Hope, Ole-Kristian; Wang, Jingjing
    Management deception, big-bath accounting, and information asymmetry: Evidence from linguistic analysis
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 2018; 70, pg. 33-51



  • Kisser, Michael; Kiff, John; Soto, Mauricio
    Do managers of U.S. defined benefit pension plan sponsors use regulatory freedom strategically?
    Journal of Accounting Research, 2017, 55, pg. 1213-1255
  • Hope, Ole-Kristian; Hu, Danqi; Zhaoa, Wuyang
    Third-party consequences of short-selling threats: The case of auditor behavior
    Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2017, 62(2-3), pg. 479-498
  • Hope, Ole-Kristian; Wu, Han; Zhao, Wuyang
    Blockholder exit threats in the presence of private benefits of control
    Review of Accounting Studies, 2017, 22(2), pg. 873-902
  • Hope, Ole-Kristian; Hu, Danqi; Lu, Hai
    The benefits of specific risk-factor disclosures
    Review of Accounting Studies, 2016, 21(4), pg. 1005-1045