Staff Catalogue


Department of Accounting and Finance
FEB 01 - Faculty of Economics and Management, 111
 Adamos Vlittis holds a BA in Business Administration from the University of Cyprus, an M.Sc. in Finance with distinction at Imperial College, London, and a Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of Florida.


 My primary research interests are in the role of voluntary and mandatory financial disclosures in the capital markets, and the effect of corporate governance mechanisms and transparency in various business decisions.
  • Vafeas,N., Vlittis, A., " Board executive committees, board decisions, and firm value" Journal of Corporate Finance 58, 58, pp 43-63, 2019.
  • Vafeas, N., Vlittis,A., “ Independent directors and defined benefit pension plan freezes” Journal of Corporate Finance 50, pp 505-518, 2018.
  • Vafeas, N., Vlittis, A., “The association between board composition and corporate pension policies” Financial Review 51(4), pp 481-506, 2016
  • Vafeas, N., Vlittis,A. “Board influence on the selection of external accounting executives” The British Accounting Review 47(1), pp 46-65, 2015.
  • Vlittis, A., Charitou, M., “Valuation effects of investor relations investments” Accounting & Finance 52(3), pp 941-970, 2012.
  • Vafeas, N., Vlittis, A. "An agency-based perspective on the performance consequences of COO adoption" Review of Quantititative Finance and Accounting 39(3), pp 361-382, 2012.