ΝΙΚΟΣ ΒΑΦΕΑΣ
ΒΑΦΕΑΣ ΝΙΚΟΣ
VAFEAS NIKOS
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Προσωπικό Προφίλ

Ο Νίκος Βαφέας είναι μέλος του ακαδημαϊκού προσωπικού του Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου από το 1994 όπου κατέχει θέση Καθηγητή στο τμήμα Λογιστικής και Χρηματοοικονομικής. Κατέχει πτυχίο Λογιστικής με διάκριση από το Πανεπιστήμιο της Ιντιάνα (1989), μεταπτυχιακό στη Διοίκηση Επιχειρήσεων από το Πανεπιστήμιο του Όρεγκον (1990) και διδακτορικό στη Διοίκηση Επιχειρήσεων με ειδίκευση στη Λογιστική από το Πανεπιστήμιο του Κάνσας (1994). Έχει δημοσιεύσει πέραν των 40 άρθρων σε έγκριτα διεθνή επιστημονικά περιοδικά μεταξύ των οποίων κορυφαία περιοδικά όπως Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Strategic Μanagement Journal, και Academy of Management Journal. Η έρευνα του έχει λάβει πολυάριθμες βιβλιογραφικές αναφορές (Google Scholar). Συμμετέχει στις εκδοτικές επιτροπές πέντε επιστημονικών περιοδικών. Από τον Απρίλη του 2015 είναι Πρόεδρος του Κυπριακού Συμβουλίου Αναγνώρισης Τίτλων Σπουδών (ΚΥ.Σ.Α.Τ.Σ.)

Εταιρική διακυβέρνηση, εταιρική κοινωνική ευθύνη, μισθοδοσία διευθυντικών στελεχών

Board influence on the selection of external accounting executives”, British Accounting Review (2014), in print, with A. Vlittis.

 An agency-based perspective on the performance consequences of COO adoption, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 39 (3): 361-382 (2012), with A. Vlittis.

Is accounting education valued by the stock market? Evidence from corporate controller appointments, Contemporary Accounting Research, 29 (4): 1143-1174, 2009.

Stakeholder pressures and environmental performance, Academy of Management Journal 49 (1), 145-159, 2006. (w/ G. Kassinis)

The association between boards and audit committees with management earnings forecasts: An empirical analysis, Journal of Accounting Research 43(3), 453-486, 2005. (w/ I. Karamanou)

Audit committees, boards, and the quality of reported earnings, Contemporary Accounting Research 22 (4), 1093-1122, 2005.

Corporate boards and outside stakeholders as determinants of environmental litigation, Strategic Management Journal 23 (5), 399-415, 2002. (w/ G. Kassinis)

Board Meeting Frequency and Firm Performance, Journal of Financial Economics 53 (1), 113-142, 1999.

 

Profile Information

Ph.D. in B.A. (Accounting), University of Kansas, 1994.

MBA (Finance), University of Oregon, 1990.

B.Sc. in Accounting (with distinction), Indiana University, 1989.

He has been a member of the faculty at the Department of Accounting and Finance (and its predecessor, the department of PBA) of the University of Cyprus since 1994. His research encompasses topics from accounting, finance, and strategy. He has published more than 40 papers in international academic journals, almost half of which are single-authored. According to Chan et al. (Accounting and Business Research, vol. 32, 2006) Vafeas was among the ten most productive accounting researchers in Europe between 1991 and 2002. Summaries of his research have been published in well-known practitioner outlets such as Academy of Management Executive (currently Academy of Management Perspectives), Wharton Leadership Digest, The Auditor’s Report, Economic Intuition, and The Journal of Accountancy. He serves as one of the Editors of the International Journal of Accounting and is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, and the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 

Corporate governance (particularly corporate boards, executive compensation, and executive turnover); corporate environmental performance.

The association between board composition and corporate pension policies, The Financial Review 51 (4), 481-506, 2016 . (w/ A. Vlittis). 

Board influence on the selection of external accounting executives, British Accounting Review 47 (1), 46-65, 2015. (w/ A. Vlittis).

 An agency-based perspective on the performance consequences of COO adoption, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 39 (3), 361-382, 2012. (w/ A. Vlittis).

Is accounting education valued by the stock market? Evidence from corporate controller appointments, Contemporary Accounting Research, 29 (4): 1143-1174, 2009.

Stakeholder pressures and environmental performance, Academy of Management Journal 49 (1), 145-159, 2006. (w/ G. Kassinis).

The association between boards and audit committees with management earnings forecasts: An empirical analysis, Journal of Accounting Research 43(3), 453-486, 2005. (w/ I. Karamanou)

Audit committees, boards, and the quality of reported earnings, Contemporary Accounting Research 22 (4), 1093-1122, 2005.

Corporate boards and outside stakeholders as determinants of environmental litigation, Strategic Management Journal 23 (5), 399-415, 2002. (w/ G. Kassinis)

Board Meeting Frequency and Firm Performance, Journal of Financial Economics 53 (1), 113-142, 1999.

Ph.D. dissertation topic: Self-tender offers, open market share repurchases, and the agency costs of free cash flow, 1994.