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Name Professor Michael Jones
Job title Professor of Financial Reporting
Department Department of Accounting and Finance University of Bristol
Contact details This expert can be contacted via the University of Bristol Public Relations Office.

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Qualifications MA(Oxon), ACA(ICEAW)
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Keywords accounting
annual report content
financial communication
financial graphs
impression management, fraud & creative accounting
measuring research quality, bibliometrics
social & environmental reporting and assurance, particularly accounting for biodiversity
financial reporting; international financial accounting; accounting theory, scandals and standards
Areas of expertise I am a Professor of Financial Reporting and the Head of the Department of Accounting and Finance. I am interested in accounting history, annual report content, financial graphs and financial communication. I also do research on impression management, fraud and creative accounting. Other areas of interest are measuring research quality and bibliometrics. Finally, I study social and environmental reporting and assurance, particularly accounting for biodiversity.

I teach Financial Reporting at the undergraduate level and International Financial Accounting and Scandals and Standards at Master's level.