Ph.D., University of Stuttgart, 1989
Accounting standards, accounting regulation
"Financial Reporting, Financial Development and Foreign Direct Investments in Latin America", Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies - Special Issue: Accounting in Latin America (Forthcoming in 2014).
"Accounting Regulation, Financial Development, and Economic Growth," Emerging Markets: Finance and Trade, January-February 2013, Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 33-67..
"The Efficient Management of Shareholder Value and Stakeholder Theory: An Analysisof Emerging Market Economies" In: Devi, S. S., and Hooper, K. (eds.) Accounting in Asia, Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies, Vol. 11, pp. 157-184, 2011,Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
"Sustainability in Businesses, Corporate Social Responsibility and Accounting Standards:An Empirical Study," International Journal of Accounting and Information Management,(with Graham Gal) Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 304-324, (September, 2011).
"Globalization, US Foreign Investments, and Accounting Standards," Review of Accounting and Finance, (with Ray Pfeiffer) Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 5-37 (February, 2009).
"Accounting Standards, Corporate Governance, and Foreign Direct Investments: The Experience of Emerging Market Economies" In: Tsamenyi M., and Uddin, S. (eds.) Corporate Governance in Less Developed and Emerging Economies, Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies, Vol. 8, pp. 157-187, (December, 2008) Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
"Profesyonel Muhasebecilik Meslei ve Mesleki Ahlak Kuralları - UluslararasıKarsılastırmalı Bir Inceleme (Public Accountancy Profession and Accounting Ethics: An International Comparative Analysis)." published by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Turkey (TURMOB), No. 255, Ankara, 2005.
Academic and Professional Activities:
Reviewer for: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade; International Journal of Accounting and Information Management; Accounting and Finance; Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies