Matthew Hall


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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. 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. & Hall, M.


Project: Research

Research Output 2004 2019

Accounting for meaningful work

Hall, M., 2019, The Oxford Handbook of Meaningful Work. Yeoman, R., Bailey, C., Madden, A. & Thompson, M. (eds.). 1st ed. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 388-403 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

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

Hall, M. & Millo, Y., 15 Mar 2018, In : European Accounting Review. 27, 2, p. 339-361 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The field research method as applied to Behavioural Accounting Research: interviews and observation

Hall, M. & Messner, M., 2018, Routledge Companion to Behavioral Accounting Research. Libby, T. & Thorne, L. (eds.). Abingdon UK: Routledge, p. 225-237 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

The role of performance management systems in non-government organizations (NGOs)

Chenhall, R. H., Hall, M. & Smith, D., 2018, The Routledge Companion to Performance Management and Control. Harris, E. (ed.). Abingdon UK: Routledge, p. 397-416 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Press / Media


Matthew Hall & Paul Thambar


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Article/Feature