Higher Education

Dr Khokan Bepari

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Title

Dr

Position

Senior Lecturer

Qualification abbreviations

PhD, MBA (in Accounting), BBA (Hons.) in Accounting

Profile

Dr Bepari has received his PhD in Accounting. He has 10 years of tertiary teaching experience in the areas of Accounting and Finance. In Australia, he has taught in the University of Canberra, Charles Darwin University (Sydney Campus) and Central Queensland University. He has also taught in the tertiary level in Bangladesh.

Teaching areas

  • Corporate Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Corporate Finance

Refereed Publications

Published Refereed Journal Articles

Bepari, M Khokan and Abu Mollik (2016) “Stakeholders’ interest in sustainability assurance process: an examination of assurance statements reported by Australian companies.” Managerial Auditing Journal, 31(6/7): 655-687. ERA Rank B.

Bepari, M Khokan,   Abu Mollik (2016) “Regime change in the accounting for goodwill: goodwill write-offs and the value relevance of older goodwill.” International Journal of Accounting and Information Management. (Accepted for publications. Forthcoming in Volume 25, issue 1).

Bepari, M Khokan, Rahman, S. F. and Abu Mollik (2014) “Firms’ compliance with the disclosure requirements of IFRS for goodwill impairment testing: effect of the global financial crisis and other firm characteristics.” Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change, 10(1):116-149. ERA Rank B.

Bepari, M. Khokan, and Abu Mollik (2015), “Effects of Audit Quality and the Qualifications of Audit Committee Members on Firms’ Compliance with IFRS: Evidence from Australia’s Listed Firms.” Journal of Applied Accounting Research. Volume 16, Issue 2. ERA Rank B.

Bepari, M Khokan (2015), “Relative and incremental value relevance of book value and earnings during the global financial crisis.”International Journal of Commerce and Management. Volume 25, issue 4. ERA Rank C.

Mollik, AT, and Bepari, M Khokan (2015), “Risks-returns trade-off in emerging markets: evidence from Dhaka Stock Exchange Bangladesh.” Australasian Accounting Business and Finance Journal.. 9(1): 71-88. ERA Rank B.

Bepari, M Khokan, Rahman, S. F. and Abu Mollik (2013), “Value relevance of earnings and cash flows during the global financial crisis.” Review of Accounting and Finance. Emerald Publishing. 12(3): 226-251. ERA Rank C.

Abu Mollik and Bepari, M Khokan (2013), “Feedback trading behaviour in Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), Bangladesh.” International Review of Business Research Papers. 9(5): 154-168. ERA Rank C.

Mollik, Abu and M Khokan Bepari (2010) “Instability of stock beta in Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), Bangladesh.” Managerial Finance 36(10) ISSN:0307-4358. Published by Emerald publishing group ABDC Rank (2013) B.

Bepari, M Khokan and Abu Mollik (2008), "Seasonalities in the Monthly Stock Returns: Evidence from Bangladesh Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE)". International Research Journal of Finance and Economics (irjfe).Issue 24, February 2009. ISSN 1450-2887. http://www.eurojournals.com/finance.htm. ERA Rank C.

Bepari, M Khokan and Abu Mollik, (2008) “Banking System in Bangladesh: Stable or Vulnerable?-A Macroprudential Assessment”. Journal of Business Administration, Vol. 34, No. 3& 4, July and October, ISSN: 1680-9823. Published by Centre for Management Research and Publications, Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka

Bepari, M Khokan and Abu Mollik (2008), “Bangladesh Stock Market Growing? a key indicators based assessment”. Journal of Business Administration Online (JBAO), Issue 8, Fall 2008, Published by School of Business, Arkansas Tech University. http://jbao.atu.edu.

Refereed Conference Papers

Abu, Mollik, Mir, Monir, McIver, Ron and Bepari, M. Khokan (2013), “Earnings Management during the Global Financial Crisis: Evidence from Australia.” Paper presented in the International Business and Social Sciences Research Conference, 16 – 17 December 2013, Cancun, Mexico. http://cancunconfo.com/uploads/12_2013/1386274697_final_2013_cancun_program.pdf

Abu, Mollik, Mir, Monir, McIver, Ron and Bepari, M. Khokan (2013), “Effects of Audit Quality on Earnings Management during the Global Financial Crisis: An Empirical Analysis of Australian Firms.Paper presented in the 9th Asian Business Research Conference, 20 - 21 December, 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh. http://www.banglaconfo.com/files/Dhaka-Prog-2013.pdf

Bepari, M Khokan and Abu Mollik (2012), “Effects of Audit Quality and the qualifications of Audit Committee Members on Firms’ Compliance with IFRS: Evidence from Australia’s Listed Firms.” Global Business Research Conference. 24 – 25 September 2012, Cancun, Mexico.  World Business Institute Australia. ISBN: 978-1-922069-10-8. http://www.wbiconpro.com/mexico_acc_eco_fin2012.htm.