The University of Adelaide has signed a new undergraduate articulation agreement with one of its most strategically important international partners, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE) in China.
Vice-Chancellor of The University of Adelaide, Professor Warren Bebbington and Professor Christopher Findlay, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Professions welcomed dignitaries including Professor Charles Zhao, Dean […]

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AACSB International (AACSB) announced in early February that Adelaide Business School (ABS) has been awarded a five year re-accreditation, making the school part of an elite group of only 5% of business schools worldwide accredited through AACSB.
“During this peer-review process schools must demonstrate alignment with AACSB’s global accreditation standards, as well as how they encourage […]

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Dr Phil Saj in the School of Accounting and Finance recently secured a Global Research Perspectives Program, titled “The application of the reporting entity by Australian charities”. The Global Research Perspectives Program is CPA Australia’s annual research grants program, which encourages and supports research worldwide that is relevant to their membership, the profession and the global business […]

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This year’s Peter Edwards Memorial Lecture Emerging Forms of External Reporting and Assurance: Trends and Evidence of Benefit will be presented by Professor Roger Simnett from UNSW and will commence at 5.30pm on Thursday 10th November in Lecture Theatre GO4, Napier Building, University of Adelaide.
Roger is Macquarie Group Foundation Scientia Professor of Accounting at UNSW Australia […]

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The Australian audit profession faces some significant supply and demand challenges according to new research by the Dr Max Bessell, Dr Lisa Powell and Professor Grant Richardson in Adelaide Business School, commissioned by Chartered Accountants ANZ. Demand is being impacted by the variety of inconsistent and unclear pieces of legislation which require, but may not […]

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Dr Jane Luo, Dr Limin Xu and Professor Ralf Zurbruegg have their paper accepted in Review of Finance. The title of the paper is “The Impact of Housing Wealth on Stock Liquidity”.
Review of Finance is an A* finance journal and also part of the Financial Times Top 50 Journal List.

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It’s official. Sports sponsorship and marketing managers can sleep soundly at night. And it’s all thanks to the ABS’ Professor Carolin Plewa, Associate Professor in Marketing, Pascale Quester, Inaugural Professor of Marketing, and their colleagues. Because the findings of their research project, published in early 2016, are significantly easing the decision-making burden of these managers.
It […]

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It’s the longest running and most successful entrepreneurial program of its kind, connecting the South Australian business community to students, academics and the general public through competition. Since its inception by the ABS’ Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre (ECIC) in 2001, the Australian eChallenge has attracted over 2370 participants in 530 starts ups, and distributed […]

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A 2013 research project conducted by Dr Jodie Conduit, Senior Marketing Lecturer at Adelaide Business School (ABS), has set a revolution in motion: radically changing the way the St. Vincent de Paul Society’s (Vinnies) valuable volunteer network in South Australia is managed and rewarded. With astounding success and positive results.
Since the 1880s Vinnies has been […]

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Does technology impacts the brain and decision making? According to The University of Adelaide’s Neural Systems and Complexity Specialist Dr Fiona Kerr, the answer to the question is yes. Technology affects our attention, our social connectivity with other people and our sleep cycles.
We live in a society where all aspects of our lives are driven […]

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