Personal profile


Matthew Hall is Professor of Accounting at Monash University. His research interests relate to management accounting and performance measurement, with a specific focus on measuring value in difficult to measure contexts, such as in mutuals and cooperatives, nonprofits, and social enterprises. Matthew completed his PhD and on-going related research in the field of performance measurement and has particular expertise in the design and development of KPIs, the use of indicators in organisational processes, and how indicators influence the operations of firms and discussions of organisational effectiveness more broadly. His work has been published in a variety of leading international journals in the accounting, management and non-profit fields, including AccountingOrganizations and Society, Management Accounting ResearchHarvard Business ReviewJournal of Management StudiesNonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly and Voluntas. Prior to returning to Australia in 2016, Matthew worked for 10 years at the London School of Economics and Political Science. 

External positions

Research Associate, Handelshogskolan i Stockholm (Stockholm School of Economics)

Jun 2017 → …

Research Associate, The London School of Economics and Political Science


  • Accounting
  • Performance measurement systems
  • Evaluation
  • Third Sector
  • Social Enterprise
  • Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs)
  • Mutuals
  • Cooperatives

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Projects 2018 2019

Mutual Value Measurement (MVM)

Thambar, P. J. & Hall, M. R.


Project: Research

Research Output 2004 2017

Choosing an accounting method to explain public policy: Social return on investment and the UK non-profit sector policy

Hall, M. & Millo, Y. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : European Accounting Review. p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Beyond the headlines: day-to-day practices of risk measurement and management in a non-governmental organization

Hall, M. & Fernando, R. 2016 Riskwork: Essays on the Organizational Life of Risk Management. Power, M. (ed.). 1st ed. Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, p. 72-90 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter (Book)

Managing identity conflicts in organizations: A case study of one welfare nonprofit organization

Chenhall, R., Hall, M. & Smith, D. 1 Aug 2016 In : Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 45, 4, p. 669-687 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle