Dr Kelly (Pei-Chi) Hsiao

Kelly (Pei-Chi) Hsiao

Lecturer in Accounting

Qualifications: PhD

About Kelly (Pei-Chi)

Kelly is a lecturer in accounting at the University of Waikato's Management School.

She specialises in both quantitative and qualitative research approaches, and her research interests include organisational disclosure, sustainability accounting, integrated reporting and investment decision-making.

Kelly has completed her masters and doctorate degrees on the topic of integrated reporting, and she has published in Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal; Accounting & Finance, Meditari Accountancy Research; and Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal.

Her recent and ongoing projects relate to integrated reporting and service performance reporting.

Papers Taught

Recent Publications

  • Hsiao, P., de Villiers, C., & Scott, T. (2021). Is voluntary International Integrated Reporting Framework adoption a step on the sustainability road and does adoption matter to capital markets?. Meditari Accountancy Research, online, 33 pages. doi:10.1108/MEDAR-08-2020-0978

  • Serenko, A., Dumay, J., Hsiao, P., & Choo, C. W. (2021). Do they practice what they preach? The presence of problematic citations in business ethics research. Journal of Documentation, 77(6), 1304-1320. doi:10.1108/JD-01-2021-0018

  • Bradbury, M. E., Hsiao, P. -C. K., & Scott, T. (2020). Summary annual reports: length, readability and content. Accounting & Finance, 60(3), 2145-2165. doi:10.1111/acfi.12370

  • Dumay, J., de Villiers, C., Guthrie, J., & Hsiao, P. -C. (2018). Thirty years of Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 31(5), 1510-1541. doi:10.1108/aaaj-04-2017-2915

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Accounting; Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Management Accounting; Sustainability

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: MSB.3.15
Phone: +64 7 838 4466 ext. 6767