Dr Arifur Khan

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Master of Commerce, University of Dhaka, 2000
Master of Public Policy & Management, Nat Grad Inst of Policy Stu., 2005
Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University, 2009
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2012

Contact

arifur.khan@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46857

Biography

Dr Arifur Khan is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Accounting. Arifur has several years of teaching and research experience in Australia and Bangladesh.  He earned his Ph.D. on ‘Managerial share ownership, firm performance and dividends in Australia’ from Monash University in 2009. He did his Bachelor of Commerce (with Honours) and Master of Commerce degrees in Accounting from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.  He also holds a Master degree in Public Policy from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan. As a student Arifur received a number prestigious scholarships such as Monbukagusho scholarship awarded by the Japanese Government, Monash Graduate Scholarship and Monash International Post Graduate Scholarship awarded by Monash University, Australia.  Arifur is an active researcher and his current research interests include corporate governance, audit pricing and financial reporting and policy choice. He has published his research in a number of international academic journals including British Accounting Review, Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Journal of Business Ethics, International Journal of Auditing, Australian Journal of Management, Pacific Accounting Review, Managerial Auditing Journal and Accounting Research Journal. To support his research activities, he has received several research grants including AFAANZ early career research grants, ICAA (Institute of Charted Accountants Australia) research grants, Deakin University Faculty of Business and Law research grants and La Trobe University DRP grants.

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Research interests

Corporate governance, audit pricing, financial reporting and policy choice.

Teaching interests

Corporate Accounting, Basic Accounting, Management Accounting.

Units taught

Corporate Accounting, Contemporary Issues in Accounting, Financial Accounting, Accounting for Decision Making, Research Methods, Management Accounting.

Awards

Research Excellence Award from the Department of Accounting, Deakin University in 2015.

Best Paper Award (2014) from Acconting Research Journal.

Teaching commendation from the Head of School, School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Deakin University in 2011 (T1), 2012 (T1) and 2013 (T1 & T3).

Research Excellence Award from the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Deakin University in 2010.

Publications

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2016

Business group affiliation, board quality and audit pricing behavior: evidence from indian companies

Dr Shireenjit Johl, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam, Dr Mohammad Muttakin

(2016), Vol. 20, pp. 133-148, International journal of auditing, London, Eng., C1

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2015

Corporate social responsibility disclosures and earnings quality: Are they a reflection of managers’ opportunistic behavior?

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Mohammad Azim

(2015), Vol. 30, pp. 277-298, Managerial Auditing Journal, , C1

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Firm characteristics, board diversity and corporate social responsibility: evidence from Bangladesh

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2015), Vol. 27, pp. 353-372, Pacific accounting review, Bingley, Eng., C1

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Family firms, firm performance and political connections: evidence from Bangladesh

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Reza Monem, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2015), Vol. 11, pp. 215-230, Journal of contemporary accounting & economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Intellectual capital disclosures and corporate governance: an empirical examination

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Ataur Belal

(2015), Vol. 31, pp. 219-227, Advances in accounting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Audit fees, auditor choice and stakeholder influence: Evidence from a family-firm dominated economy

Dr Arifur Khan, Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Javed Siddiqui

(2015), Vol. 47, pp. 304-320, British accounting review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2014

Managerial share ownership and operating performance : do independent and executive directors have different incentives?

Dr Arifur Khan, Paul Mather, A/Prof Balasingham Balachandran

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 47-71, Australian journal of management, London, England, C1

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Determinants of corporate social disclosure : empirical evidence from Bangladesh

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan

(2014), Vol. 30, pp. 168-175, Advances in accounting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Do families shape corporate board structure in emerging economies?

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2014), pp. 109-131, Corporate governance in emerging markets, Berlin, Germany, B1

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Family firms, family generation and performance: evidence from an emerging economy

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 197-219, Journal of accounting in emerging economies, Bingley, England, C1

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Ethics education in the Australian accounting curriculum: a longitudinal study examining barriers and enablers

A/Prof Steven Dellaportas, Dr Sutha Kanapathippillai, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Philomena Leung

(2014), Vol. 23, pp. 362-382, Accounting education, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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2013

Corporate governance and corporate social responsibility disclosures : evidence from an emerging economy

Dr Arifur Khan, Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Javed Siddiqui

(2013), Vol. 114, pp. 207-223, Journal of business ethics, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

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The value of executive director share ownership and discretionary accruals

Dr Arifur Khan, Paul Mather

(2013), Vol. 26, pp. 35-55, Accounting research journal, Bingley, England, C1

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Exploring the moderating role of growth options on the relation between board characteristics and management earnings forecasts

A/Prof Howard Chan, Robert Faff, Dr Arifur Khan, Paul Mather

(2013), Vol. 21, pp. 314-333, Corporate governance, London, Eng., C1

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Do Big-Four affiliates earn audit fee premiums in emerging markets?

Javed Siddiqui, Mahbub Zaman, Dr Arifur Khan

(2013), Vol. 29, pp. 332-342, Advances in accounting, incorporating advances in international accounting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2012

Board structure and firm performance : evidence from an emerging economy

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2012), Vol. 8, pp. 97-108, AT business management review, Taichung City, Taiwan, C1

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Board structure and firm performance : evidence from an emerging economy

Dr Mohammad Muttakin, Dr Arifur Khan, Prof Nava Subramaniam

(2012), Vol. 8, pp. 97-108, Academy of Taiwan business management review, Taichung City, Taiwan, C1-1

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2011

Corporate ownership concentration and audit fees : the case of an emerging economy

Dr Arifur Khan, Dewan Mahboob Hossain, Javed Siddiqui

(2011), Vol. 27, pp. 125-131, Advances in accounting, incorproating advances in international accounting, New York, N.Y., C1

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