Prof Barry Cooper

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Dean (Regional Engagement)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL PVC Office

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Melbourne, 1969
Bachelor of Education, University of Melbourne, 1981
Master of Education, University of Melbourne, 1985
Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Melb Inst. of Technology, 2001

Contact

barry.cooper@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 72733

Research interests

• Auditing
• Professional ethics
• Corporate governance
• Accounting education
 

Affiliations

• Fellow of CPA Australia (FCPA)
• Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA)
• Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors - Australia
• Member of the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand
 

Publications

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2017

Accounting academics' teaching self-efficacy and ethics integration in accounting courses: a Malaysian study

M Marzuki, N Subramaniam, B Cooper, S Dellaportas

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 148-170, Asian review of accounting, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal

The effect of language proficiency on approaches to learning and satisfaction of undergraduate accounting students

B Bobe, B Cooper

(2017), pp. 1-23, Accounting Education, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal
2016

Australian real estate management and development companies and women directors

W Dimovski, L Lombardi, C Ratcliffe, B Cooper

(2016), Vol. 34, pp. 18-28, Property management, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal

The influence of remuneration structures on financial reporting quality: evidence from Australia

M Safari, B Cooper, S Dellaportas

(2016), Vol. 26, pp. 66-75, Australian accounting review, London, Eng., C1

journal
2015

Integration of carbon risks and opportunities in enterprise risk management systems: evidence from Australian firms

N Subramaniam, D Wahyuni, B Cooper, P Leung, G Wines

(2015), Vol. 96, pp. 407-417, Journal of cleaner production, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in the accounting profession : an exploratory study

L Lombardi, B Cooper

(2015), Vol. 25, pp. 84-99, Australian accounting review, London, Eng., C1

journal

Corporate Culture and Greed - The Case of the Australian Wheat Board

F Fallon, B Cooper

(2015), Vol. 25, pp. 71-83, Australian Accounting Review, C1

journal

Chinese students' perceptions of the teaching in an Australian accounting programme - an exploratory study

G Wong, B Cooper, S Dellaportas

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 318-340, Accounting education, London, Eng., C1

journal

Comparing the strength of auditing and reporting standards and investigating their predictors in Europe and Asia

P Boolaky, B Cooper

(2015), Vol. 25, pp. 292-308, Australian accounting review, London, Eng., C1

journal

Class of 2025: the future finance professional

B Cooper

(2015), pp. 81-87, Future proofing the profession: preparing business leaders and finance professionals for 2025, Sydney N.S.W., B1

chapter
2014

Women directors and Australian REIT performance

B Dimovski, L Lombardi, C Ratcliffe, B Cooper

(2014), Vol. 20, pp. 3-11, Pacific rim property research journal, Sydney, NSW, C1

journal

Goal-efficacy framework : an examination of domestic and international accounting students' academic performance

M Phang, S Johl, B Cooper

(2014), Vol. 54, pp. 1295-1318, Accounting and finance, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2013

A study of voluntary disclosure of listed Chinese firms - a stakeholder perspective

W Qu, P Leung, B Cooper

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 261-294, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1

journal

Women directors on boards of Australian Real Estate Investment Trusts

W Dimovski, L Lombardi, B Cooper

(2013), Vol. 31, pp. 196-207, Journal of property investment and finance, Bingley, England, C1

journal

Rural and regional Australian public accounting firm services : service provision, concerns and tensions

G Wines, R Carr, B Cooper, C Ferguson, P Hellier, B Jackling

(2013), Vol. 23, pp. 163-176, Australian accounting review, Southbank, Vic., C1

journal

Internal audit function, board quality and financial reporting quality: evidence from Malaysia

S Johl, S Johl, N Subramaniam, B Cooper

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 780-814, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1

journal
2012

Voluntary disclosure in a changing regulatory environment : evidence from Chinese stock market

W Qu, B Cooper, V Wise, P Leung

(2012), Vol. 4, pp. 30-43, International journal of economics and finance, Toronto,, Canada, C1

journal

Emerging pathways for the next generation of accountants : ACCA's global qualification

B Cooper, M Walsh

(2012), pp. 46-56, Emerging pathways for the next generation of accountants, Sydney, N.S.W., B1

chapter
2011

Accountability structures and management relationships of internal audit

P Leung, B Cooper, L Perera

(2011), Vol. 26, pp. 794-816, Managerial Auditing Journal, Bradford, C1

journal

Audit research and practice : a dialogue on 'relevance'

P Leung, L White, B Cooper

(2011), pp. 82-93, Bridging the gap between academic accounting research and professional practice, Sydney, N.S.W., B1

chapter

Developing an ethics education framework for accounting

S Dellaportas, B Jackling, P Leung, B Cooper

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 63-82, Journal of business ethics education, Edinburgh, U. K., C1

journal
2010

Trust me : I'm an auditor!

B Cooper, R Grose

(2010), Vol. 3, pp. 18-23, Deakin business review, Burwood, Vic., C1

journal
2009

Internal audit - an Asia-Pacific profile and the level of compliance with internal auditing standards

P Leung, B Cooper

(2009), Vol. 24, pp. 861-882, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1

journal

Business ethics and the accounting profession

B Cooper, S Dellaportas

(2009), Vol. 2, pp. 4-9, Deakin business review, Burwood, Victoria, C1

journal
2008

How prepared was Australia for international financial reporting standards? The case of listed firms

J Goodwin, B Cooper, S Johl

(2008), Vol. 18, pp. 35-45, Australian accounting review, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Ethics education for accounting students - a toolkit approach

B Cooper, P Leung, S Dellaportas, B Jackling, G Wong

(2008), Vol. 17, pp. 405-430, Accounting education, London, England, C1

journal
2007

Professional accounting bodies' perceptions of ethical issues, causes of ethical failure and ethics education

B Jackling, B Cooper, P Leung, S Dellaportas

(2007), Vol. 22, pp. 928-944, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1

journal

Leadership, culture and employee deceit : the case of the National Australia Bank

S Dellaportas, B Cooper, P Braica

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 1442-1452, Corporate governance : an international review, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2006

Measuring moral judgement and the implications of cooperative education and rule-based learning

S Dellaportas, B Cooper, P Leung

(2006), Vol. 46, pp. 53-70, Accounting and finance : journal of the Accounting Association of Australia and New Zealand, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal

IES 4 - ethics education revisited

S Dellaportas, P Leung, B Cooper, B Jackling

(2006), Vol. 16, pp. 4-12, Australian accounting review, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

The Asia Pacific literature review on internal auditing

B Cooper, P Leung, G Wong

(2006), Vol. 21, pp. 822-834, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1

journal

An investigation of TBL report assurance statements: UK and European evidence

C Deegan, B Cooper, M Shelly

(2006), Vol. 21, pp. 329-371, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
2005

Accountants, ethical issues and the corporate governance context

P Leung, B Cooper

(2005), Vol. 15, pp. 79-88, Australian accounting review, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2004

The enigma of the Chinese learner

B Cooper

(2004), Vol. 13, pp. 289-310, Accounting education, London, England, C1-1

journal
2003

The role of internal audit in corporate governance and management

P Leung, B Cooper, P Robertson

(2003), Melbourne, Vic., A1-1

book

Mad hatter's corporate tea party

P Leung, B Cooper

(2003), Vol. 18, pp. 505-516, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, England, C1-1

journal
2002

The development of auditing standards and the certified public accounting profession in China

B Cooper, L Chow, T Yun Wei

(2002), Vol. 17, pp. 383-389, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
1996

Benchmarking - a comparison of internal audit in Australia, Malaysia and Hong Kong

B Cooper, P Leung, C Mathews

(1996), Vol. 11, pp. 23-29, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
1995

Health care internal auditing: an extension of a previously reported study

T Gavin, B Cooper, P Leung, G Lander, A Reinstein

(1995), Vol. 10, pp. 12-22, Managerial auditing journal, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
1993

The separation of ownership and management in China: a review of the business contract and share capital systems

B Cooper, L Chow, T Wei

(1993), Vol. 1, pp. 128-137, Corporate governance: an international review, Hoboken, N.J., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Modelling factors affecting the long-term demand for and supply of professional accounting and allied services in rural and regional Australia.

Prof Colin Ferguson, Prof Barry Cooper, Prof Graeme Wines, A/Prof Beverley Jackling

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 2

  • 2009: $29,680
  • 2008: $14,613
  • 2007: $38,581

Risk Management Systems and Implications for Carbon Reporting and Reduction - A study of Australian Carbon Intensive Firms

Prof Nava Subramaniam, Prof Barry Cooper, Prof Philomena Leung, Prof Graeme Wines

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 1, ARC_DUAPAI ARC_Deakin University Australian Postgraduate Award Industry

  • 2013: $71,202
  • 2012: $63,290
  • 2011: $60,945

Other Public Sector Funding

Whitehorse Business Performance and Monitor Survey 2017

Dr Scott Salzman, Dr Craig Parker, A/Prof Bill Dimovski, Prof Barry Cooper, Dr Nicholas Mcclaren

  • 2017: $8,000

Industry and Other Funding

Ethics Education Research Project

Prof Philomena Leung, Prof Barry Cooper, A/Prof Steven Dellaportas, A/Prof Beverley Jackling

  • 2006: $23,117

Risk Management Systems and Implications for Carbon Reporting and Reduction - A study of Australian Carbon Intensive Firms

Prof Nava Subramaniam, Prof Barry Cooper, Prof Philomena Leung, Prof Graeme Wines

  • 2013: $20,000
  • 2012: $20,000
  • 2011: $20,000

Accounting research funding - projects to be determined by School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

Prof Barry Cooper

  • 2014: $100,000
  • 2013: $100,000
  • 2012: $100,000
  • 2011: $100,000

An investigation into the role of educators, employers and the accounting profession in providing opportunities for Indigenous Australians to enter the field of Accounting

Dr Luisa Lombardi, Prof Barry Cooper

  • 2014: $13,636
  • 2013: $13,636
  • 2012: $27,272

IPA-Deakin SME Research Partnership

Prof Peter Carey, Prof George Tanewski, Prof Barry Cooper

  • 2015: $66,666
  • 2014: $66,666
  • 2013: $66,666

Chartered Accountants Foundation Program

Prof Barry Cooper

  • 2017: $220,025
  • 2016: $351,512
  • 2015: $138,193

CEO Inside Debts and Credit Rating

Dr May Hu, Dr Wen Qu, Prof Barry Cooper, A/Prof Rong Ding

  • 2015: $2,000

KPMG Research Fellow in Integrated Reporting

Prof Barry Cooper, Dr Christine Contessotto, Dr Luckmika Perera, Dr Samuel Cheung

  • 2017: $193,117
  • 2016: $96,558

IPA - Deakin SME Research Centre

Prof Barry Cooper

  • 2017: $167,000
  • 2016: $167,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2016

Lu Wang

Thesis entitled: A Study of Voluntary Internal Control Assurance in Chinese Listed Companies

Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Accounting

2014

Luisa Lombardi

Thesis entitled: The role of accounting in the financial capacity building of Australian Aboriginal peoples

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

2012

Grace Swee Peng Wong

Thesis entitled: Learning Context in Australian Universities - Perceptions of Chinese Accounting Students

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

2011

Wen Qu

Thesis entitled: A Study of Voluntary Disclosure by Listed Firms in China

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

Associate Supervisor
2011

Marzlin Marzuki

Thesis entitled: Ethics Education in Accounting Curricula: Evidence from Malaysia

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

2009

Helen Yee

Thesis entitled: Ideological Hegemony and Professional Organisation of Public Accountants in China

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance