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Working Papers

2017

  1. Network preferences and the growth of the British cotton textile industry, c.1780-1914
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2015

  1. Fraud and Financial Scandals: A Historical Analysis of Opportunity and Impediment
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2014

  1. ‘Cold, Calculating Political Economy’: Fixed costs, the Rate of Profit and the Length of the Working Day in the Factory Act Debates, 1832-1847
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2013

  1. Creative accounting in the British Industrial Revolution: Cotton manufacturers and the ‘Ten Hours’ Movement
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2010

  1. Accounting and Labour Control at Boulton and Watt, c. 1775-1810
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads

2009

  1. Does Community and Environmental Responsibility Affect Firm Risk? Evidence from UK Panel Data 1994-2006
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (22)
  2. Risk and value in labour and capital markets: The UK corporate economy, 1980-2005
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Asymmetric Response: Explaining Corporate Social Disclosure by Multi-National Firms in Environmentally Sensitive Industries
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads
  2. Calculating Profit: A Historical Perspective on the Development of Capitalism
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Accounting, Organizations and Society (2010)
  3. Strangers and Brothers’: The Secret History of Profit, Value and Risk. An inaugural lecture
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads

2007

  1. Business strategy and firm performance: the British corporate economy, 1949-1984
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Keynes and the cotton industry: a reappraisal
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads
  3. Oldham capitalism and the rise of the Lancashire textile industry
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Political, social and economic determinants of corporate social disclosure by multi-national firms in environmentally sensitive industries
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads
  5. The limits of market-based governance and accountability - PFI refinancing and the resurgence of the regulatory state
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads

2006

  1. Industrial districts as organizational environments: resources, networks and structures
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Other lives in accounting: critical reflections on oral history methodology in action
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads

2005

  1. The association between accounting and market-based risk measures
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The labour theory of value, risk and the rate of profit
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING (2010)
  3. The resource-based view of the firm and the labour theory of value
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (3)

2004

  1. Asset pricing models, the labour theory of value and their implications for accounting
    The York Management School Working Papers, The York Management School, University of York Downloads View citations (2)

Undated

  1. Enlightenment vs Self Interest: Financial Performance Differentials of `Ethically' Managed Companies
    SMF Discussion Paper Series, University of Nottingham, School of Management & Finance
  2. The Rise of Modern Accounting and the Fall of the Public Company: The Lancashire Cotton Mills, 1870-1914
    SMF Discussion Paper Series, University of Nottingham, School of Management & Finance Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Accounting, Organizations and Society (2002)
  3. Windows of Opportunity in the Textile Industry: The Business Strategies of Lancashire Enterprises 1880 - 1914
    SMF Discussion Paper Series, University of Nottingham, School of Management & Finance

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Accessing capital markets: Aristocrats and new share issues in the British bicycle boom of the 1890s
    Business History, 2018, 60, (2), 231-256 Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Accounting and social conflict: Profit and regulated working time in the British Industrial Revolution
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2017, 49, (C), 57-75 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Audit committees and financial reporting quality: Evidence from UK environmental accounting disclosures
    Journal of Applied Accounting Research, 2017, 18, (1), 2-21 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. The obsolescing bargain model and oil: the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company 1933–1951
    Business History, 2017, 59, (4), 554-571 Downloads

2016

  1. Double entry and the rise of capitalism: keeping a sense of proportion?
    Accounting History Review, 2016, 26, (1), 25-31 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Marks & Spencer and the Decline of the British Textile Industry, 1950–2000
    Business History Review, 2016, 90, (1), 3-30 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Vertical monopoly power, profit and risk: The British beer industry, c.1970–c.2004
    Business History, 2016, 58, (5), 667-693 Downloads

2015

  1. Accounting fundamentals and accounting change: Boulton & Watt and the Springfield Armory
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 2015, 41, (C), 1-20 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Ownership, financial strategy and performance: the Lancashire cotton textile industry, 1918-1938
    Business History, 2015, 57, (1), 97-121 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The evolution of private equity: corporate restructuring in the UK, c.1945-2010
    Business History, 2015, 57, (5), 736-768 Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Accounting-based Risk Management and the Capital Asset Pricing Model: An Empirical Comparison
    Australian Accounting Review, 2014, 24, (2), 127-133 Downloads

2012

  1. Accounting for power and control: The Anglo-Iranian oil nationalisation of 1951
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2012, 23, (7), 595-607 Downloads
  2. Accounting-based Risk Measurement: An Alternative to Capital Asset Pricing Model Derived Discount Factors
    Australian Accounting Review, 2012, 22, (4), 398-406 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Editorial
    Business History, 2012, 54, (1), 1-5 Downloads
  4. Producer co-operatives and economic efficiency: Evidence from the nineteenth-century cotton textile industry
    Business History, 2012, 54, (6), 855-882 Downloads

2011

  1. Accounting, regulation and profitability: The case of PFI hospital refinancing
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2011, 22, (7), 668-681 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Corporate Social Responsibility and Corporate Control: The Anglo-Iranian Oil Company, 1933–1951
    Enterprise & Society, 2011, 12, (4), 824-862 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Explaining corporate success: The structure and performance of British firms, 1950-84
    Business History, 2011, 53, (1), 85-118 Downloads
  4. The Rise and Fall of Great Companies: Courtaulds and the Reshaping of the Man‐Made Fibres Industry – By Geoffrey Owen
    Economic Affairs, 2011, 31, (3), 67-68 Downloads

2010

  1. Accounting for competitive advantage: The resource-based view of the firm and the labour theory of value
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2010, 21, (3), 183-194 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Calculating profit: A historical perspective on the development of capitalism
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 2010, 35, (2), 205-221 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. The Oxford Handbook of Business History
    Accounting History Review, 2010, 20, (2), 263-265 Downloads
  4. The labour theory of value, risk and the rate of profit
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2010, 21, (1), 96-103 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  5. The social risk–rent thesis: A reply to Harney
    CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON ACCOUNTING, 2010, 21, (1), 90-95 Downloads View citations (2)
  6. Value, profit and risk: accounting and the resource-based view of the firm
    Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 2010, 23, (5), 647-670 Downloads View citations (3)

2008

  1. Fifty years of Business History
    Business History, 2008, 50, (2), 125-126 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Tribute to Charles Harvey
    Business History, 2008, 50, (1), 1-3 Downloads
  3. Youseff Cassis. Capitals of Capital: A History of International Financial Centres, 1780–2005. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. xiv + 385 pp. ISBN 13-978-0-521-84535-9, $40.00
    Enterprise & Society, 2008, 9, (1), 211-213 Downloads

2007

  1. Competing perspectives on the 'Managerial Revolution': From 'Managerialist' to 'Anti-Managerialist'
    Business History, 2007, 49, (4), 464-482 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Scale, scope and accountability: A response to Lloyd-Jones and Lewis
    Business History, 2007, 49, (1), 106-111 Downloads

2006

  1. Corporate Governance and Financial Constraints on Strategic Turnarounds*
    Journal of Management Studies, 2006, 43, (3), 407-433 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Financial institutions and corporate strategy: David Alliance and the transformation of British textiles, c.1950-c.1990
    Business History, 2006, 48, (4), 453-478 Downloads
  3. James Aho. Confession and Bookkeeping: The Religious, Moral and Rhetorical Roots of Accounting. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2005. xx + 131 pp. ISBN 0-7914-6545-4, $40.00
    Enterprise & Society, 2006, 7, (3), 598-600 Downloads

2005

  1. Divergence and Convergence within Anglo-American Corporate Governance Systems: Evidence from the US and UK, 1950-2000
    Business History, 2005, 47, (2), 267-295 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Financial control, managerial control and accountability: evidence from the British Cotton Industry, 1700-2000
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 2005, 30, (7-8), 627-653 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Firm resources and quality signalling: evidence from UK initial public offerings
    Applied Financial Economics, 2005, 15, (8), 575-586 Downloads View citations (4)

2003

  1. Corporate Governance, Strategy and Survival in a Declining Industry: A Study of UK Cotton Textile Companies*
    Journal of Management Studies, 2003, 40, (4), 895-920 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. Financial distress, corporate borrowing, and industrial decline: the Lancashire cotton spinning industry, 1918-38
    Accounting History Review, 2003, 13, (2), 207-232 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Scale, scope and accountability: towards a new paradigm of British business history
    Business History, 2003, 45, (4), 1-23 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Stefano Battilossi and Youssef Cassis, eds. European Banks and the American Challenge: Competition and Cooperation in International Banking under Bretton Woods. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. x + 228 pp. ISBN 0-19-925027-8, $75.00
    Enterprise & Society, 2003, 4, (3), 544-546 Downloads

2002

  1. Christopher G. A. Clay. Gold for the Sultan: Western Bankers and Ottoman Finance 1856–1881. London and New York: I. B. Tauris, 2001. xx + 698 pp. ISBN 1-86064-476-7, $65.00
    Enterprise & Society, 2002, 3, (1), 203-205 Downloads
  2. Corporate Governance, Strategy and Structure in British Business History, 1950-2000
    Business History, 2002, 44, (3), 91-124 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Survey article - British Business History: A Review of the Periodical Literature for 2000
    Business History, 2002, 44, (2), 1-18 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The rise of modern accounting and the fall of the public company: the Lancashire cotton mills 1870-1914
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 2002, 27, (1-2), 61-84 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper

2000

  1. Book Reviews
    Business History, 2000, 42, (3), 168-169 Downloads
  2. Public Subsidy and Private Divestment: The Lancashire Cotton Textile Industry, c.1950-c.1965
    Business History, 2000, 42, (1), 59-84 Downloads View citations (1)

1999

  1. Book Reviews
    Business History, 1999, 41, (4), 157-158 Downloads
  2. Book Reviews
    Business History, 1999, 41, (1), 145-146 Downloads
  3. Book Reviews
    Business History, 1999, 41, (2), 124-125 Downloads

1998

  1. The supply of and demand for accounting information in an unregulated market: Examples from the lancashire cotton mills, 1855-1914
    Accounting, Organizations and Society, 1998, 23, (2), 217-238 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Windows of Opportunity in the Textile Industry: The Business Strategies of Lancashire Entrepreneurs, 1880-1914
    Business History, 1998, 40, (1), 1-25 Downloads View citations (4)

1997

  1. Firm structure and financial performance: the Lancashire textile industry, c.1884 - c.1960
    Accounting History Review, 1997, 7, (2), 195-232 Downloads

Chapters

2012

  1. Revisiting Chandler on the Theory of the Firm
    Chapter 22 in Handbook on the Economics and Theory of the Firm, 2012 Downloads

Editor

  1. Business History
    Taylor & Francis Journals
 
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