Special issue on governance and accounting regulation 2018

  • Roberto Di Pietra
  • Günther Gebhardt
  • Stuart McLeay
  • Joshua Ronen


Since their inception in 1998, The International Workshops on Accounting and Regulation have offered a regular opportunity for a growing community of scholars interested in research issues in our field to gather. Held in Siena every 3 years since their inauguration, the most recent conference in July 2016—the seventh—boasted over one hundred participants, the involvement of highly regarded journals and an exceptional setting in the prestigious historic Rocca of Monte dei Paschi Bank (Di Pietra et al. 2014, 675–681).

This seventh workshop generated the publication of a special issue on governance and accounting regulation. The special issue is another now-established endeavour to create a bridge between Accounting and Regulation research and the Aims and Scope of the Journal of Management and Governance. This Special Issue is the fourth in a series regularly published in the Journal, which also came into being in 1998. The various Special Issues spanning almost 20 years...


  1. Di Pietra, R., Gebhardt, G., McLeay, S., & Ronen, J. (2014). Special issue: Governance and accounting regulation—Changes in standard setting and in the governance of standard setting: Are they adequate responses to recurring financial crises and accounting scandals? Journal of Management and Governance, 18(3), 675–681.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberto Di Pietra
    • 1
  • Günther Gebhardt
    • 2
  • Stuart McLeay
    • 3
  • Joshua Ronen
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Business and LawUniversity of SienaSienaItaly
  2. 2.Göethe Business SchoolFrankfurt UniversityFrankfurtGermany
  3. 3.Management SchoolUniversity of LancasterLancasterUK
  4. 4.Stern School of BusinessNew York UniversityNew YorkUSA

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