Paul Andon

Professor
Head of School

Professor Paul Andon

Head, School of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation

 
About Paul

Paul is Head of the newly formed and world-leading School of Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation.  

Paul’s research examines issues in assurance and management control, particularly in relation to controlling fraud and other workplace dishonesty. Paul’s research on serious workplace fraud is currently funded by an Australian Research Council Linkage Grant and is being conducted in partnership with McGrathNicol and the Australian Institute of Criminology. Paul’s research has been published in a range of leading international journals, including Accounting, Organizations and Society, Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Ethics, and Management Accounting Research. Paul has also presented his research at various international conferences and contributed to books on contemporary management accounting practice.

Paul has curriculum development and teaching experience in management accounting courses at MBA, Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) and Bachelor levels. Paul is a co-author of one of Australia’s leading management accounting textbooks (Management Accounting: Information for Creating and Managing Value). He has also been involved with Chartered Accountants ANZ's CA Program.

Paul has been recognised for his research and teaching through awards from the International Federation of Accountants, Emerald Publishers, the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand, the AGSM, and the UNSW Business School. Paul is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants ANZ and is actively involved with McGrathNicol’s Financial Crime Exchange.

Journal articles
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Andon P; Clune C, 2021, 'Governance of professional accounting bodies: a comparative analysis', Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, vol. ahead-of-print, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AAAJ-08-2020-4756
2021
Plante M; Free C; Andon P, 2020, 'Making artworks valuable: Categorisation and modes of valuation work', Accounting, Organizations and Society, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aos.2020.101155
2020
Andon P; Free C, 2019, 'Accounting and the business of sport: past, present and future', Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, vol. 32, pp. 1861 - 1875, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AAAJ-08-2019-4126
2019
Andon P; Free C; Jidin R; Monroe GS; Turner MJ, 2018, 'The Impact of Financial Incentives and Perceptions of Seriousness on Whistleblowing Intention', Journal of Business Ethics, vol. 151, pp. 165 - 178, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10551-016-3215-6
2018
Andon P; Free C; Scard B, 2015, 'Pathways to accountant fraud: Australian evidence and analysis', Accounting Research Journal, vol. 28, pp. 10 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/ARJ-06-2014-0058
2015
Free CW; Andon P; O'Dwyer B, 2015, 'Annexing new audit spaces: challenges and adaptations', Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, vol. 28, pp. 1400 - 1430, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AAAJ-01-2015-1932
2015
Andon P; Baxter J; Chua WF, 2015, 'Accounting for Stakeholders and Making Accounting Useful', Journal of Management Studies, vol. 52, pp. 986 - 1002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joms.12142
2015
Andon P; Free C, 2014, 'Media coverage of accounting: The NRL salary cap crisis', Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, vol. 27, pp. 15 - 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AAAJ-02-2012-00936
2014
Andon P; Free C; Sivabalan P, 2014, 'The legitimacy of new assurance providers: Making the cap fit', Accounting, Organizations and Society, vol. 39, pp. 75 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aos.2014.01.005
2014
Andon PJ, 2012, 'Accounting-related research in PPPs/PFIs: Present contributions and future opportunities', Accounting Auditing and Accountability Journal, vol. 25, pp. 876 - 924, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/09513571211234286
2012
Andon PJ; Free CW, 2012, 'Auditing and crisis management: The 2010 Melbourne Storm salary cap scandal', Accounting Organizations and Society, vol. 37, pp. 131 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aos.2012.01.004
2012
Andon PJ; Baxter JA, 2011, 'Introducing and Contextualising Customer Lifetime Valuation: A management accounting teaching resource', Accounting Education, vol. 20, pp. 39 - 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09639284.2010.543342
2011
Andon PJ; Chong K; Roebuck PJ, 2010, 'Personality Preferences of Accounting and Non-accounting Graduates Seeking to Enter the Accounting Profession', Critical Perspectives on Accounting, vol. 21, pp. 253 - 265, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cpa.2010.01.001
2010
Andon PJ; Chua WF; Baxter JA, 2007, 'Accounting Change as Relational Drifting: A field study of experimentation with performance measurement', Management Accounting Research, vol. 18, pp. 273 - 308, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mar.2006.06.007
2007
Andon PJ; Mahama H; Baxter JA, 2005, 'The Balanced Scorecard: Slogans, Seduction and State of Play', Australian Accounting Review, vol. 15, pp. 29 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1835-2561.2005.tb00249.x
2005
Andon P; Baxter J; Bradley G, 2001, 'Calculating the Economic Value of Customers to an Organisation', Australian Accounting Review, vol. 11, pp. 62 - 72
2001
Andon PJ; Baxter JA; Bradley GW, 2001, 'Calculating the economic value of customers to an organisation', Australian Accounting Review, vol. 11, pp. 62 - 72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1835-2561.2001.tb00181.x
2001
Andon PJ; Free CW, 2000, 'The Big-5 in new millennium: the transition to multidisciplinary service provision,', Pacific Accounting Review, vol. 11, pp. 9 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/eb037921
2000
Book Chapters
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Andon P; Baxter J; Chua WF, 2018, 'The Allure of Innovation Assembling a Novel Public-Private Partnership', in CarlssonWall M; Hakansson H; Kraus K; Lind J; Stromsten T (ed.), ACCOUNTING, INNOVATION AND INTER-ORGANISATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS, ROUTLEDGE, pp. 261 - 274
2018
Andon P; Baxter J; Chua WF, 2018, 'The Allure of Innovation: Assembling A Novel Public-Private Partnership', in Carlssson-Wall M; Hakan H; Kraus K; Lind J; Stromsten T (ed.), Accounting, Innovation and Inter-Organisational Relationships, Routledge, New York, pp. 275 - 284, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315110998
2018
Andon PJ; Baxter JA; Chang LJ, 2009, 'Strategic Resource Management and Technology Innovation: An Australian Story', in Baxter J; Poullas C (ed.), Practices, Profession and Pedagogy in Accounting, Sydney University Press, Sydney, Australia, pp. 319 - 346, https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Paul_Andon/publication/258442482_Strategic_resource_management_and_technology_innovation_An_Australian_story/links/00b7d52844ed7bdb23000000.pdf
2009
Andon PJ; Baxter JA; Chua WF, 2003, 'Management accounting inscriptions and the post-industrial experience of organizational control', in Bhimani A (ed.), Management Accounting in the Digital Economy, edn. First, Oxford University Press, New york, pp. 135 - 151, https://poseidon01.ssrn.com/delivery.php?ID=819027008027065119094126024029076092037036069049083071005104001093091117119031104093096050033032121023027004091020120005127124023073034069016010103108110097
2003
Baxter JA; Andon PJ; Bradley GW, 2001, 'Calculating customer lifetime value(CLV): theory and practice', in Helm ; Sabrina ; Gunter ; Bernd (ed.), Kundenwert, edn. Original, Gabler Verlag, Germany, pp. 259 - 274, http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-322-99328-1_12
2001
Conference Papers
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Andon PJ; Chung D, 2014, 'Risks, challenges, and value for money of Public Private Partnerships: the handback of M4', in EIASM (ed.), Financial Accountability and Management, Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 448 - 468, presented at 8th International EIASM Public Sector Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 02 September 2014 - 04 September 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/faam.12101
2014
Free CW; Andon P, 2013, 'Seeking and sustaining auditor credibility in new assurance spaces', in European Accounting Association (ed.), 36th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association, European Accounting Association, Paris, France, presented at 36th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association, Paris, France, 06 May 2013 - 08 May 2013, http://www.eaa2013.org/r/default.asp?sCode=LOGIN&item=CF&association_id=2
2013
Andon PJ, 2008, 'Envisaging value in public private partnerships', in Program and Proceedings - 1st Workshop on Imagining Business, 1st Workshop on Imagining Business, Oxford, UK, presented at 1st Workshop on Imagining Business, Oxford, UK, 26 June 2008 - 27 June 2008
2008
Andon PJ, 2007, 'Public Private Partnerships: Current accounting-related research and future research opportunities', in Public Private Partnerships: Current accounting-related research and future research opportunities, 5th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference, Auckland., presented at 5th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference, Auckland.
2007
Andon PJ; Baxter JA; Chua WF, 2004, 'Accounting change as situated drift', in Parker L; Meng LA (ed.), 4th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting, 4th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting, Singapore, pp. 1 - 47, presented at 4th Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting, Singapore, 04 July 2004 - 06 July 2004
2004
Theses / Dissertations
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Andon PJ, 2009, (Per)Forming a Public Private Partnership: The Agency of Accounting and Other Practices
2009

(Selected list only)

  • ARC Linkage Grant Scheme
    Serious Workplace Fraud: How it is Sustained and How Organisations Respond.
    $176,718 [with Free, C. and Newlan, D.]
  • Australian Institute of Criminology (Criminology Research Grants Scheme)
    Looking through the Fraud Triangle: Insights from Fraud Perpetrators.
    $45,419 [with Free, C.]
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
    An Investigation of Personality and Whistle-Blowing Accounting Fraud.
    $15,764.84 [with Free, C., Monroe, G. and Turner, M.]
  • Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Research Grants 
    Blowing the Whistle: The Impact of Formal Channels, Anti-Retaliation Protection and Financial Rewards.
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Centre of Excellence
    Building Fraud Resilient Organisations.
    $13,816 [with Free, C.]
  • Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Research Grants 
    Fraud Perpetrated by Accountants: Evidence from Australian Courts.
    $8,036 [with Free, C.]
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia 
    Personality Preferences of Accounting and Non-Accounting Graduates Seeking to Enter the Accounting Profession.
    $5,400 [with Chong, K. M. and Roebuck, P.]

Fraud prevention and detection, new assurance services, management control.