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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance H-index 36 Citations 7,694 67 World Ranking 1382 National Ranking 43
Business and Management H-index 41 Citations 9,084 76 World Ranking 640 National Ranking 25

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Management

His primary areas of study are Public relations, Irish, Sustainability reporting, Accountability and Social accounting. His Public relations research incorporates themes from Legitimacy and Management control system. His work deals with themes such as State and Limited company, which intersect with Legitimacy.

His Sustainability reporting research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Sustainability accounting, Stakeholder and Accounting, Audit. His Accounting study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Sustainability organizations and Social sustainability. Brendan O'Dwyer interconnects Scope, Scrutiny and Public administration in the investigation of issues within Accountability.

His most cited work include:

  • Managerial perceptions of corporate social disclosure: An Irish story (430 citations)
  • Assurance Statement Practice in Environmental, Social and Sustainability Reporting: A Critical Evaluation (371 citations)
  • Conceptions of corporate social responsibility: the nature of managerial capture (344 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Public relations, Accountability, Accounting, Audit and Public administration. His work on Corporate social responsibility, Sustainability reporting and Stakeholder as part of his general Public relations study is frequently connected to Irish, thereby bridging the divide between different branches of science. His Sustainability reporting research incorporates elements of Sustainability accounting, Sustainability organizations and Financial Audit.

Brendan O'Dwyer has included themes like Scrutiny, Social accounting, Framing and Development aid in his Accountability study. As part of the same scientific family, Brendan O'Dwyer usually focuses on Accounting, concentrating on Transparency and intersecting with Public interest and Criticism. Brendan O'Dwyer studied Audit and Legitimacy that intersect with Equator Principles.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public relations (55.21%)
  • Accountability (40.63%)
  • Accounting (32.29%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Public relations (55.21%)
  • Accounting (32.29%)
  • Accountability (40.63%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Public relations, Accounting, Accountability, Audit and Public administration. The study incorporates disciplines such as Organizational field, Field and Value in addition to Public relations. In his study, Sustainability accounting is inextricably linked to Sustainability reporting, which falls within the broad field of Accounting.

His study in Accountability is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Corporate social responsibility, Framing and Grassroots. His Audit study combines topics in areas such as Constitution and Management control system. His biological study deals with issues like Corporate governance, which deal with fields such as Demise.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Re-theorizing the configuration of organizational fields: the IIRC and the pursuit of ‘Enlightened’ corporate reporting (58 citations)
  • Seeking “conversations for accountability”: Mediating the impact of non-governmental organization (NGO) upward accountability processes (46 citations)
  • Accounting, non-governmental organizations and civil society:: The importance of nonprofit organizations to understanding accounting, organizations and society (31 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Management

His scientific interests lie mostly in Accounting, Sustainability reporting, Accountability, Value and Public relations. In general Accounting study, his work on Audit and Financial Audit often relates to the realm of Materiality and Term, thereby connecting several areas of interest. His study connects Boundary-work and Sustainability reporting.

His studies deal with areas such as Governmentality, Framing, Good governance and Public administration as well as Accountability. His studies in Value integrate themes in fields like Organizational field, Stakeholder, Focus group and Grassroots. He performs multidisciplinary study on Public relations and Aid effectiveness in his works.

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Top Publications

Managerial perceptions of corporate social disclosure: An Irish story

Brendan O’Dwyer.
Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal (2002)

719 Citations

Assurance Statement Practice in Environmental, Social and Sustainability Reporting: A Critical Evaluation

Brendan O'Dwyer;David L. Owen.
British Accounting Review (2005)

676 Citations

Conceptions of corporate social responsibility: the nature of managerial capture

Brendan O’Dwyer.
Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal (2003)

584 Citations

Seeking legitimacy for new assurance forms: The case of assurance on sustainability reporting

Brendan O’Dwyer;David Owen;Jeffrey Unerman.
Accounting Organizations and Society (2011)

553 Citations

Sustainability Accounting and Accountability

Jan Bebbington;Jeffrey Unerman;Brendan O'Dwyer.
(2007)

507 Citations

The paradox of greater NGO accountability:A case study of Amnesty Ireland

Brendan O’Dwyer;Jeffrey Unerman.
Accounting Organizations and Society (2008)

369 Citations

Theorising accountability for NGO advocacy

Jeffrey Unerman;Brendan O'Dwyer.
Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal (2006)

349 Citations

User needs in sustainability reporting: Perspectives of stakeholders in Ireland

Brendan O'Dwyer;Jeffrey Unerman;Elaine Hession.
European Accounting Review (2005)

293 Citations

Seeking Legitimacy for New Assurance Forms: The Case of Assurance on Sustainability Reporting

Brendan O'Dwyer;David Owen;Jeffrey Uneman.
Social Science Research Network (2011)

290 Citations

The construction of a social account: a case study in an overseas aid agency

Brendan O'Dwyer.
Accounting Organizations and Society (2005)

282 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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