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Doris Maria Merkl-Davies

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First Name:Doris
Middle Name:Maria
Last Name:Merkl-Davies
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RePEc Short-ID:pme507
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Terminal Degree:2007 (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Bangor Business School
Bangor University

Bangor, United Kingdom
http://www.bangor.ac.uk/business/

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Working papers

  1. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2014. "Rhetoric and Argument in Social and Environmental Reporting: the Dirty Laundry case," Open Access publications 10197/5779, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  2. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Annika Beelitz, 2013. "Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interactions between Organisations and their Audiences," Open Access publications 10197/4948, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  3. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  4. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan & Stuart McLeay, 2011. "Impression management and retrospective sense-making in corporate narratives : a social psychology perspective," Open Access publications 10197/2900, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  5. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management : new insights from psychology, sociology, and critical perspectives," Open Access publications 10197/2899, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  6. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan, 2007. "Discretionary disclosure strategies in corporate narratives : incremental information or impression management?," Open Access publications 10197/2907, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
  7. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan & Stuart McLeay, 2005. "A new methodology to measure impression management - A linguistic approach to reading difficulty," Open Access publications 10197/5786, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

Articles

  1. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan, 2017. "A theoretical framework of external accounting communication: Research perspectives, traditions, and theories," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 30(2), pages 433-469, February.
  2. Niamh M. Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2014. "Rhetoric and argument in social and environmental reporting: the Dirty Laundry case," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 27(4), pages 602-633, April.
  3. Niamh Brennan & Doris Merkl-Davies & Annika Beelitz, 2013. "Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interaction Between Organisations and Their Audiences," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 115(4), pages 665-679, July.
  4. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan & Stuart J. McLeay, 2011. "Impression management and retrospective sense-making in corporate narratives: A social psychology perspective," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 24(3), pages 315-344, March.
  5. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management: new insights from psychology, sociology and critical perspectives," Accounting and Business Research, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(5), pages 415-437, December.
  6. Doris Merkl-Davies, 2004. "Regulation and Enforcement of Financial Reporting in Austria," Journal of Management & Governance, Springer;Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale (AIDEA), vol. 8(2), pages 199-225.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2014. "Rhetoric and Argument in Social and Environmental Reporting: the Dirty Laundry case," Open Access publications 10197/5779, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. Niamh Brennan & Doris Merkl-Davies & Annika Beelitz, 2013. "Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interaction Between Organisations and Their Audiences," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 115(4), pages 665-679, July.
    2. Vinnari, Eija & Laine, Matias, 2017. "The moral mechanism of counter accounts: The case of industrial animal production," Accounting, Organizations and Society, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 1-17.
    3. Roberto Di Pietra & Stefano Zambon, 2015. "Book Review," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2015(1), pages 127-131.
    4. Susannah M. Davis & Dirk C. Moosmayer, 2014. "Greening the Field? How NGOs Are Shaping Corporate Social Responsibility in China," Journal of Current Chinese Affairs - China aktuell, Institute of Asian Studies, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Hamburg, vol. 43(4), pages 75-110.
    5. Hakan Karaosman & Gustavo Morales-Alonso & Alessandro Brun, 2016. "From a Systematic Literature Review to a Classification Framework: Sustainability Integration in Fashion Operations," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(1), pages 1-19, December.

  2. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Annika Beelitz, 2013. "Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interactions between Organisations and their Audiences," Open Access publications 10197/4948, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. Peter Seele & Irina Lock, 2015. "Instrumental and/or Deliberative? A Typology of CSR Communication Tools," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 131(2), pages 401-414, October.
    2. Andreas Rasche & Frank Bakker & Jeremy Moon, 2013. "Complete and Partial Organizing for Corporate Social Responsibility," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 115(4), pages 651-663, July.
    3. Niamh M. Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2014. "Rhetoric and argument in social and environmental reporting: the Dirty Laundry case," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 27(4), pages 602-633, April.
    4. Susannah M. Davis & Dirk C. Moosmayer, 2014. "Greening the Field? How NGOs Are Shaping Corporate Social Responsibility in China," Journal of Current Chinese Affairs - China aktuell, Institute of Asian Studies, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Hamburg, vol. 43(4), pages 75-110.
    5. Saverio Bozzolan & Charles Cho & Giovanna Michelon, 2015. "Impression Management and Organizational Audiences: The Fiat Group Case," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 143-165, January.
    6. Dirk C. Moosmayer & Susannah M. Davis, 2016. "Staking Cosmopolitan Claims: How Firms and NGOs Talk About Supply Chain Responsibility," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 135(3), pages 403-417, May.
    7. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

  3. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. Maria-Silvia Sandulescu, 2017. "Impression management – an international perspective," The Audit Financiar journal, Chamber of Financial Auditors of Romania, vol. 15(148), pages 605-605.
    2. Russell J. Craig & Niamh Brennan, 2012. "An exploration of the relationship between language choice in CEO letters to shareholders and corporate reputation," Open Access publications 10197/3922, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    3. Hartini Jaafar & Hazianti Abdul Halim & Sharul Effendy Janudin, 2017. "Corporate Accounting Narratives and SelfPresentational Dissimulation Technique: An Analysis of Fraudulent Financial Reporting Firms," International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society, International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, vol. 7(10), pages 82-92, October.

  4. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan & Stuart McLeay, 2011. "Impression management and retrospective sense-making in corporate narratives : a social psychology perspective," Open Access publications 10197/2900, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management: new insights from psychology, sociology, and critical perspectives," Open Access publications 10197/3924, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    2. Karen Benson & Peter M Clarkson & Tom Smith & Irene Tutticci, 2015. "A review of accounting research in the Asia Pacific region," Australian Journal of Management, Australian School of Business, vol. 40(1), pages 36-88, February.
    3. Maria-Silvia Sandulescu, 2017. "Impression management – an international perspective," The Audit Financiar journal, Chamber of Financial Auditors of Romania, vol. 15(148), pages 605-605.
    4. Simone Aresu, 2015. "Graphical Reporting in Italian Annual Reports during the Financial Crisis: Impression Management or Incremental Information?," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2015(1), pages 77-106.
    5. YAN, Beibei & AERTS, Walter, 2014. "Rhetorical impression management in corporate narratives and institutional environment," Working Papers 2014014, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Applied Economics.
    6. Gaia Melloni & Riccardo Stacchezzini & Alessandro Lai, 2016. "The tone of business model disclosure: an impression management analysis of the integrated reports," Journal of Management & Governance, Springer;Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale (AIDEA), vol. 20(2), pages 295-320, June.
    7. Saverio Bozzolan & Charles Cho & Giovanna Michelon, 2015. "Impression Management and Organizational Audiences: The Fiat Group Case," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 143-165, January.
    8. Giovanna Michelon, 2012. "Impression management and legitimacy strategies: The BP case," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2012(4), pages 35-64.
    9. Hartini Jaafar & Hazianti Abdul Halim & Sharul Effendy Janudin, 2017. "Corporate Accounting Narratives and SelfPresentational Dissimulation Technique: An Analysis of Fraudulent Financial Reporting Firms," International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society, International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, vol. 7(10), pages 82-92, October.
    10. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

  5. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management : new insights from psychology, sociology, and critical perspectives," Open Access publications 10197/2899, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. Collins Ntim & Teerooven Soobaroyen, 2013. "Black Economic Empowerment Disclosures by South African Listed Corporations: The Influence of Ownership and Board Characteristics," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 116(1), pages 121-138, August.
    2. Maria-Silvia Sandulescu, 2017. "Impression management – an international perspective," The Audit Financiar journal, Chamber of Financial Auditors of Romania, vol. 15(148), pages 605-605.
    3. Niamh M. Brennan & John P. Conroy, 2013. "Executive hubris: the case of a bank CEO," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 26(2), pages 172-195, February.
    4. Abdullah Alsaadi & M. Shahid Ebrahim & Aziz Jaafar, 2017. "Corporate Social Responsibility, Shariah-Compliance, and Earnings Quality," Journal of Financial Services Research, Springer;Western Finance Association, vol. 51(2), pages 169-194, April.
    5. Saverio Bozzolan & Charles Cho & Giovanna Michelon, 2015. "Impression Management and Organizational Audiences: The Fiat Group Case," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 143-165, January.
    6. Giovanna Michelon, 2012. "Impression management and legitimacy strategies: The BP case," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2012(4), pages 35-64.
    7. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    8. Comitato di Redazione, 2014. "Book review," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2014(2-3-4), pages 171-178.

  6. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh Brennan, 2007. "Discretionary disclosure strategies in corporate narratives : incremental information or impression management?," Open Access publications 10197/2907, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

    Cited by:

    1. René Fahr & Anica Rose, 2017. "Causal Reasoning in Corporate Annual Reports: The Truth and Nothing But the Truth?," Working Papers Dissertations 25, Paderborn University, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics.
    2. Raphael Boleslavsky & Bruce I. Carlin & Christopher Cotton, 2017. "Competing for Capital: Auditing and Credibility in Financial Reporting," NBER Working Papers 23273, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Riccardo, Macchioni & Giuseppe, Sannino & Gianluca, Ginesti & Carlo, Drago, 2013. "Firms’ disclosure compliance with IASB’s Management Commentary framework:an empirical investigation," MPRA Paper 59321, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    4. M. Humayun Kabir & Divesh Sharma & Ainul Islam & Amirus Salat, 2011. "Big 4 auditor affiliation and accruals quality in Bangladesh," Managerial Auditing Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 26(2), pages 161-181, January.
    5. Andrea Pérez & Ignacio Rodríguez del Bosque, 2012. "The Role of CSR in the Corporate Identity of Banking Service Providers," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 108(2), pages 145-166, June.
    6. Niamh Brennan & Caroline A. Daly & Claire S. Harrington, 2010. "Rhetoric, argument and impression management in hostile takeover defence documents," Open Access publications 10197/2898, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    7. Niamh Brennan & Encarna Guillamon-Saorin & Aileen Pierce, 2009. "Impression management : developing and illustrating a scheme of analysis for narrative disclosures – a methodological note," Open Access publications 10197/2905, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    8. Cabedo Semper, J. David & Tirado Beltrán, José Miguel, 2016. "Cantidad y calidad de información de riesgos divulgada por las empresas españolas: Un análisis en periodos diferentes del ciclo económico," Revista de Contabilidad - Spanish Accounting Review, Elsevier, vol. 19(2), pages 261-270.
    9. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management: new insights from psychology, sociology, and critical perspectives," Open Access publications 10197/3924, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    10. Lorenzo Patelli & Matteo Pedrini, 2014. "Is the Optimism in CEO’s Letters to Shareholders Sincere? Impression Management Versus Communicative Action During the Economic Crisis," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 124(1), pages 19-34, September.
    11. Niszczota Paweł, 2015. "Social Desirability Bias and Earnings Management around the World," International Journal of Management and Economics, De Gruyter Open, vol. 47(1), pages 56-70, September.
    12. Maria-Silvia Sandulescu, 2017. "Impression management – an international perspective," The Audit Financiar journal, Chamber of Financial Auditors of Romania, vol. 15(148), pages 605-605.
    13. Russell Craig & Tony Mortensen & Shefali Iyer, 2013. "Exploring Top Management Language for Signals of Possible Deception: The Words of Satyam’s Chair Ramalinga Raju," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 113(2), pages 333-347, March.
    14. Rüdiger Hahn & Regina Lülfs, 2014. "Legitimizing Negative Aspects in GRI-Oriented Sustainability Reporting: A Qualitative Analysis of Corporate Disclosure Strategies," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 123(3), pages 401-420, September.
    15. Malcolm Smith & Yinan Dong & Yun Ren, 2011. "The predictive ability of corporate narrative disclosures: Australian evidence," Asian Review of Accounting, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 19(2), pages 157-170, July.
    16. David Talbot & Olivier Boiral, 2018. "GHG Reporting and Impression Management: An Assessment of Sustainability Reports from the Energy Sector," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 147(2), pages 367-383, January.
    17. Russell J. Craig & Niamh Brennan, 2012. "An exploration of the relationship between language choice in CEO letters to shareholders and corporate reputation," Open Access publications 10197/3922, Research Repository, University College Dublin.
    18. Jonas Oliveira & Lúcia Lima Rodrigues & Russell Craig, 2011. "Voluntary risk reporting to enhance institutional and organizational legitimacy: Evidence from Portuguese banks," Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 19(3), pages 271-289, July.
    19. Bonsón, Enrique & Bednárová, Michaela, 2015. "CSR reporting practices of Eurozone companies," Revista de Contabilidad - Spanish Accounting Review, Elsevier, vol. 18(2), pages 182-193.
    20. Michelle Rodrigue & Michel Magnan & Charles Cho, 2013. "Is Environmental Governance Substantive or Symbolic? An Empirical Investigation," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 114(1), pages 107-129, April.
    21. Abdullah Alsaadi & M. Shahid Ebrahim & Aziz Jaafar, 2017. "Corporate Social Responsibility, Shariah-Compliance, and Earnings Quality," Journal of Financial Services Research, Springer;Western Finance Association, vol. 51(2), pages 169-194, April.
    22. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan & Stuart J. McLeay, 2011. "Impression management and retrospective sense-making in corporate narratives: A social psychology perspective," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 24(3), pages 315-344, March.
    23. Lorenzo Patelli & Matteo Pedrini, 2015. "Is Tone at the Top Associated with Financial Reporting Aggressiveness?," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 3-19, January.
    24. YAN, Beibei & AERTS, Walter, 2014. "Rhetorical impression management in corporate narratives and institutional environment," Working Papers 2014014, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Applied Economics.
    25. Gaia Melloni & Riccardo Stacchezzini & Alessandro Lai, 2016. "The tone of business model disclosure: an impression management analysis of the integrated reports," Journal of Management & Governance, Springer;Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale (AIDEA), vol. 20(2), pages 295-320, June.
    26. Saverio Bozzolan & Charles Cho & Giovanna Michelon, 2015. "Impression Management and Organizational Audiences: The Fiat Group Case," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 143-165, January.
    27. Hansin Bilgili & Joanna Tochman Campbell & Alan E. Ellstrand & Jonathan L. Johnson, 2017. "Riding off into the Sunset: Organizational Sensegiving, Shareholder Sensemaking, and Reactions to CEO Retirement," Journal of Management Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 54(7), pages 1019-1049, November.
    28. Gerry Gallery & Natalie Gallery & Lyn McDougall, 2010. "Don't Judge a Superannuation Default Investment Option by Its Name," Australian Accounting Review, CPA Australia, vol. 20(3), pages 286-295, September.
    29. Justyna Dyduch & Joanna Krasodomska, 2017. "Determinants of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure: An Empirical Study of Polish Listed Companies," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(11), pages 1-24, October.
    30. Hazianti Abdul Halim, 2016. "Visual Representations Strategies in Chairperson’s Statement in Malaysia: An Analysis of Impression Management," International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society, International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, vol. 6(12), pages 245-255, December.
    31. Niamh M. Brennan & Encarna Guillamon-Saorin & Aileen Pierce, 2009. "Methodological Insights: Impression management: Developing and illustrating a scheme of analysis for narrative disclosures – a methodological note," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 22(5), pages 789-832, June.
    32. Niamh Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2013. "Accounting Narratives and Impression Management," Open Access publications 10197/4949, Research Repository, University College Dublin.

Articles

  1. Niamh M. Brennan & Doris M. Merkl-Davies, 2014. "Rhetoric and argument in social and environmental reporting: the Dirty Laundry case," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 27(4), pages 602-633, April.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Niamh Brennan & Doris Merkl-Davies & Annika Beelitz, 2013. "Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interaction Between Organisations and Their Audiences," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 115(4), pages 665-679, July.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan & Stuart J. McLeay, 2011. "Impression management and retrospective sense-making in corporate narratives: A social psychology perspective," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 24(3), pages 315-344, March.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  4. Doris M. Merkl-Davies & Niamh M. Brennan, 2011. "A conceptual framework of impression management: new insights from psychology, sociology and critical perspectives," Accounting and Business Research, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(5), pages 415-437, December.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  5. Doris Merkl-Davies, 2004. "Regulation and Enforcement of Financial Reporting in Austria," Journal of Management & Governance, Springer;Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale (AIDEA), vol. 8(2), pages 199-225.

    Cited by:

    1. Roland Königsgruber, 2010. "A political economy of accounting standard setting," Journal of Management & Governance, Springer;Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale (AIDEA), vol. 14(4), pages 277-295, November.

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