Adelaide Business School
Faculty of the Professions
Associate Professor, Accounting,
Discipline Head, Accounting
Associate Editor, Australian Accounting Review
My research is in the areas of financial reporting, corporate governance and social responsibility reporting.
Year Citation 2020 Shan, Y. G., Troshani, I., & Loftus, J. (2020). Managerial ownership, audit committees and non-audit services. Australian Journal of Management, 28 pages.
2016 Moschakis, N., Jerram, C., & Loftus, J. (2016). Voluntary financial reporting strategies of South Australian independent schools. Third Sector Review, 22(1), 25-48. 2014 He, C., & Loftus, J. (2014). Does environmental reporting reflect environmental performance?. Pacific Accounting Review, 26(1/2), 134-154.
2008 Jones, S., van der Laan, S., Frost, G., & Loftus, J. (2008). The Investment Performance of Socially Responsible Investment Funds in Australia. Journal of Business Ethics, 80(2), 181-203.
2008 Loftus, J., & Purcell, J. (2008). Post-Asian financial crisis reforms: an emerging new embedded-relational governance model. Accounting, Business and Financial History, 18(3), 335-355.
2007 Purcell, J. A., & Loftus, J. A. (2007). Corporate Social Responsibility: Expanding Directors' Duties or Enhancing Corporate Disclosure. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, 21, 135-160. 2007 Jones, S., Frost, G., Loftus, J., & van der Laan, S. (2007). An Empirical Examination of the Market Returns and Financial Performance of Entities Engaged in Sustainability Reporting. Australian Accounting Review, 17(41), 78-87.
2006 Loftus, J., & Purcell, J. (2006). Product life cycle analysis in the airline industry. Journal of the Asia Pacific Centre for Environmental Accountability, 12(3), 11-18. 2005 Frost, G., Jones, S., Loftus, J., & van der Laan, S. (2005). A Survey of Sustainability Reporting Practices of Australian Reporting Entities. Australian Accounting Review, 15(35), 89-96.
2003 Loftus, J. A. (2003). The CF and accounting standards: The persistence of discrepancies. Abacus, 39(3), 298-309.
2003 Carlon, S., Loftus, J. A., & Miller, M. C. (2003). The challenge of risk reporting: Regulatory and corporate responses. Australian Accounting Review, 13(31), 36-51.
2000 Miller, M. C., & Loftus, J. A. (2000). Measurement entering the 21st century: A clear or blocked road ahead?. Australian Accounting Review, 10(21), 4-18.
1997 Chia, Y. K., Czernkowski, R., & Loftus, J. (1997). The association of aggregate and disaggregated earnings with annual stock returns. Accounting and Finance, 37(1), 111-128.
1994 Aitken, M. J., & Loftus, J. A. (1994). DETERMINANTS OF ACCOUNTING POLICY CHOICE IN THE AUSTRALIAN PROPERTY INDUSTRY: A PORTFOLIO APPROACH. Accounting & Finance, 34(2), 1-20.
1993 Miller, M. C., & Loftus, J. A. (1993). SAG 4 And The Challenge To The Mandatory Status Of Concepts Statements. Australian Accounting Review, 3(5), 2-10.
Advanced Theory in Accounting
Research Project in Financial Statement Analysis
Generally, all areas if intermediate and advanced financial reporting
Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2021 Co-Supervisor Current State of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures in Higher Education in Australia Master of Philosophy Master Part Time Mrs Jiyoung Kim
Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2013 - 2017 Co-Supervisor The Informational Role of Corporate Carbon Performance in the Stock Market Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Emon Chen 2012 - 2018 Co-Supervisor Identification of Relevant Predictors of Loan Default Using the Elastic Net Model Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Ms Jessica Moonhee Yi
Date Role Committee Institution Country 2002 - ongoing Member Executive, Financial Reporting Interest Group, AFAAANZ Financial Reporting Interest Group, AFAAANZ Australia
Date Role Membership Country 2009 - ongoing Member CPA Australia Australia
Date Role Editorial Board Name Institution Country 2019 - 2022 Associate Editor Australian Accounting Review University of Adelaide Australia
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