Dr George Georgiou

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Accounting


Contact details

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5388

Fax +44 (0)121 414 6678

Email g.georgiou@bham.ac.uk

The Birmingham Business School
University House
B15 2TT




Director of Msc International Accounting & Finance

Postgraduate supervision


  • Accounting regulation.


  • Accounting theory.


  • Government Accounting.


  • Market-based accounting.



  • Accounting regulation
  • Accounting theory
  • Government Accounting
  • Market-based accounting.


Selected Publications

The Macro-Fiscal Role of the U.K. Whole of Government Account (with D. Heald), Abacus, 43(4),  2011, pp. 446-476

The substance of accounting for Public-Private Partnerships (with D. Heald), Financial Accountability & Management, 27(2), 2011, pp. 217-247.

‘The IASB standard-setting process: Participation and perceptions of financial statement users’, The British Accounting Review, 42(2), 2010, 103-118


Whole of government accounts developments in the UK: conceptual, technical and timetable issues’ (with David Heald), Public Money and Management, 29(4), 2009, 219-228.


Investigating Corporate Management Lobbying in the U.K.Accounting Standard-Setting Process: A Multi-issue/Multi-periodApproach, Abacus, 41(3), pp. 323-347, 2005.


Corporate lobbying on accounting standards: methods, timing and perceived effectiveness, Abacus, 40(2), pp. 219-237, 2004.


Corporate lobbying in the UK: an analysis of attitudestowards the ASB's 1995 deferred taxation proposals (with Roberts, C.),British Accounting Review, 36(4), pp. 441-453, 2004.


Corporate non-participation in the ASB standard-setting process, European Accounting Review, 11(4), pp. 699-722, 2002.


Consolidation principles and practices for the UKgovernment sector (with Heald, D.), Accounting and Business Research,30(2), pp. 153-167, 2000.

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