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Research project

The Role and Impact of Public Financial Management in Supporting Fiscal Transparency and Public Accountability: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Project overview

A USD$40,000 Research grant award by the World Bank to conduct research into the role and impact of public financial management in supporting fiscal transparency and public accountability: lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The study will use both qualitative (interview) and quantitative data to conduct the analysis. This is a joint project with our University of Essex colleagues.


Lead researcher

Professor Collins Ntim

Professor of Accounting

Research interests

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Governance
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Other researchers

Professor Alaa Zalata


Research interests

  • Financial accounting
  • Earnings quality
  • Earnings management
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Dr Faizul Haque

Associate Professor in Accounting

Research interests

  • Carbon and biodiversity accounting
  • Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) disclosure and performance
  • Corporate governance and business Ethics
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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

Research outputs