Alessandro Ghio


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Alessandro Ghio is a Lecturer at Monash University in the Accounting Department.

His research focuses on issues surrounding financial reporting and the  critical use of accounting information. His work has been presented at various national and international conferences, such as the American Accounting Association (AAA) Public Interest Section Meeting, the Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA), the European Accounting Association (EAA) Annual Congress and the International Congresses on Social and Environmental Accounting Research. 

Alessandro teaches 'Financial Accounting' and 'Accounting for Business' at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Prior to joining Monash University, Alessandro has been a visiting scholar at Indiana University and a consultant for the Italian Ministry of Education for social mobility in education.


  • Earnings Management
  • Social Media
  • Accounting Profession
  • SMEs
  • Diversity

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Research Output 2015 2018

Accounting Choices in Family Firms: An Analysis of Influences and Implications

Ferramosca, S. & Ghio, A., 2018, 1st ed. Cham Switzerland: Springer. 265 p. (Contributions to Management Science)

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Accounting practitioners' attitudes toward accounting harmonization: adoption of IFRS for SMEs in Italy

Ghio, A. & Verona, R., 2018, In : Journal of International Accounting Research. 17, 2, p. 103-122 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Financial constraints on sport organizations’ cost efficiency: the impact of financial fair play on Italian soccer clubs

Ghio, A., Ruberti, M. & Verona, R., 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Economics. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Leveraging intellectual capital in developing countries: evidence from Kenya

Ferramosca, S. & Ghio, A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Intellectual Capital. 19, 3, p. 562-580 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Queering accounting: opening up and connecting professional services firms

McGuigan, N. & Ghio, A., 5 Nov 2018, In : Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. 9, 5, p. 625-635 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Fellowship

Alessandro Ghio (Recipient), 2017

Prize: National/international honour

Best Paper Award - 13th World Congress Accounting Educators and Researchers IAAER

Alessandro Ghio (Recipient), 10 Nov 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Contribution to conference

Australasian Centre on Social and Environmental Accounting Research Conference

Alessandro Ghio (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

Press / Media

What is Queering Accounting?

Alessandro Ghio


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Profile/Interview