Department of Accounting, Auditing and Business Analytics

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

Top publications

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

Research Publications

BI's publications are registered in the national database Cristin (Current Research Information System In Norway).