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  • Authors: Muhamad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2010)

  • Over the last decade, the accounting profession has witnessed the commercialisation of audit firms through offering of non-audit services (i.e. business consultancy services) to their audit client. Regulators and stakeholders have placed a great concern on the potential threat of commercialization of audit services on perceived auditor independence. This study reports the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services (NAS) and the type of NAS on perceived auditor independence. The main findings suggest that auditor independence is perceived to be compromised when audit and NAS were jointly offered by audit firms. However, when there exist proper segregation of duties ...

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  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Muhamad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham (2015)

  • This chapter examines the effects of provision of different types of non-audit services on perceived auditor independence from the perspective of Malaysian capital market participants. The globalisation of the accounting profession and the subsequent increase in competitiveness and the need to survive has forced many auditing firms to diversify into non-audit services and has created 'the multidisciplinary nature of large audit firms'(Michael, 2014; Alexander and Hay, 2013; Brierley and Gwilliam, 2003; Michael, 2014).

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2008)

  • This study provides new evidence on the relationship between external audit price and corporate governance of the largest (based on market capitalization) 100 listed firms on both the main and second board of the Bursa Malaysia (BMB) (previously known as the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange). The findings show that for main board companies, external audit price is positively and significantly associated with corporate size, complexity and internal governance variable (i.e. director’s remuneration). For the second board firms, complexity, corporate size and internal governance variables (i.e. proportion of non-executive directors to total directors) were important determinants of external a...

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  • Book


  • Authors: Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Abdul Latiff, Ahmed Razman (2015)

  • This book integrates empirical studies and conceptual discussion in the field of accounting and finance in Malaysia and international setting. The aim of this book is to share findings of empirical results as well as conceptual discussion and to provide reading and reference materials on various accounting and finance topics to undergraduate and postgraduate students, researchers, practitioners and policy makers through relevant information provided. This book consists of ten chapters. Specifically, it is presented into three parts, namely corporate internet reporting and social responsibility reporting, auditor independence and corporate governance and Islamic finance.

  • management_disclosure_earnings_management_practices_reducing_implication_risk_bello.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Omar, Normah; Abdul Rahman, Rashidah; Danbatta, Bello Lawal; Sulaiman, Saliza (2014)

  • This paper examines two types of earnings management practices, the techniques employed, the motives behind the practices and the likely good, bad or ugly implications of each. The examination and analysis of this study indicates that earnings management practices based on manager's personal motives is the ugliest with the worst negative implication. However, the result of the analysis had provided insight that improved disclosure by both managers and management will reduce the risk of bad or ugly practices. It also provided an insight for future research on the implications of various motives behind earning management practices highlighted in the paper.

  • perception of auditors independence.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Turmin, Siti Zaidah (2015)

  • The objective of this chapter is to examine the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services on perceived auditor independence from the perspective of senior managers of audit firms, loan officers and public listed companies in Malaysia. The effect of join provision of audit and non-audit services might be different when auditor perform the services based on their available resources.

  • research in accounting vol 2_rosmila_zaidi_zulkarnain.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Senik, Rosmila; Mat Daud, Zaidi; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2009)

  • This book is written with the aim of providing reading and reference materials of accounting related studies that have been carried out in the Malaysian context. It will not only assist students and young researchers in conducting future research but can also be a source of reference to policymakers, implementer and relevant agencies in designing national policies. This book covers the area of corporate governance, accounting information system, financial reporting, performance measurement system, ethics, internal control and syari'ah based accounting.

  • research issues in accounting_zulkarnain.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Senik, Rosmila; Mat Daud, Zaidi; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2009)

  • This book consists of eleven selected research in accounting issues, which are looking from Malaysian context. The issues are ranging from attributes of ethical practices as part of management control system and practices, issues related to external auditing and board of directors (BOD) as corporate governance mechanisms, performance management systems design, use and development status, security threats of computerised accounting information system (CAIS) and urgent needs for the knowledge and applications of Syari'ah based Accounting (SbA) as Islamic Capital Market (ICM) is rapidly developing throughtout the world, including Malaysia.

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  • Book


  • Authors: Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham; Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Abdul Latiff, Ahmed Razman; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2015)

  • This book incorporates selected empirical studies in accounting and finance. All studies were conducted in Malaysia content except one based on Egyptian data. We presented a total of nine chapters. One introductory chapter is followed by one chapter on issues related to auditing. Furthermore, we have two chapters on taxation, a chapter on accounting education and corporate governance respectively, and three chapters on finance. It is hoped that the book is of great value to readers for its meaningful contribution to progress in knowledge, policy making and practice.

Browsing by Topic Conventional finance::Accounting

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  • commercialization_accounting_profession_case_non-audit_services_zulkarnain.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Muhamad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2010)

  • Over the last decade, the accounting profession has witnessed the commercialisation of audit firms through offering of non-audit services (i.e. business consultancy services) to their audit client. Regulators and stakeholders have placed a great concern on the potential threat of commercialization of audit services on perceived auditor independence. This study reports the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services (NAS) and the type of NAS on perceived auditor independence. The main findings suggest that auditor independence is perceived to be compromised when audit and NAS were jointly offered by audit firms. However, when there exist proper segregation of duties ...

  • do_provision_of_nonaudit_2788.jpg.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Muhamad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham (2015)

  • This chapter examines the effects of provision of different types of non-audit services on perceived auditor independence from the perspective of Malaysian capital market participants. The globalisation of the accounting profession and the subsequent increase in competitiveness and the need to survive has forced many auditing firms to diversify into non-audit services and has created 'the multidisciplinary nature of large audit firms'(Michael, 2014; Alexander and Hay, 2013; Brierley and Gwilliam, 2003; Michael, 2014).

  • governance_structure_external_audit_price_evidence_emerging_economy_zulkarnain_shamsher.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2008)

  • This study provides new evidence on the relationship between external audit price and corporate governance of the largest (based on market capitalization) 100 listed firms on both the main and second board of the Bursa Malaysia (BMB) (previously known as the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange). The findings show that for main board companies, external audit price is positively and significantly associated with corporate size, complexity and internal governance variable (i.e. director’s remuneration). For the second board firms, complexity, corporate size and internal governance variables (i.e. proportion of non-executive directors to total directors) were important determinants of external a...

  • Issues in contemporary accounting.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Abdul Latiff, Ahmed Razman (2015)

  • This book integrates empirical studies and conceptual discussion in the field of accounting and finance in Malaysia and international setting. The aim of this book is to share findings of empirical results as well as conceptual discussion and to provide reading and reference materials on various accounting and finance topics to undergraduate and postgraduate students, researchers, practitioners and policy makers through relevant information provided. This book consists of ten chapters. Specifically, it is presented into three parts, namely corporate internet reporting and social responsibility reporting, auditor independence and corporate governance and Islamic finance.

  • management_disclosure_earnings_management_practices_reducing_implication_risk_bello.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Omar, Normah; Abdul Rahman, Rashidah; Danbatta, Bello Lawal; Sulaiman, Saliza (2014)

  • This paper examines two types of earnings management practices, the techniques employed, the motives behind the practices and the likely good, bad or ugly implications of each. The examination and analysis of this study indicates that earnings management practices based on manager's personal motives is the ugliest with the worst negative implication. However, the result of the analysis had provided insight that improved disclosure by both managers and management will reduce the risk of bad or ugly practices. It also provided an insight for future research on the implications of various motives behind earning management practices highlighted in the paper.

  • perception of auditors independence.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain; Karbhari, Yusuf; Turmin, Siti Zaidah (2015)

  • The objective of this chapter is to examine the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services on perceived auditor independence from the perspective of senior managers of audit firms, loan officers and public listed companies in Malaysia. The effect of join provision of audit and non-audit services might be different when auditor perform the services based on their available resources.

  • research in accounting vol 2_rosmila_zaidi_zulkarnain.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Senik, Rosmila; Mat Daud, Zaidi; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2009)

  • This book is written with the aim of providing reading and reference materials of accounting related studies that have been carried out in the Malaysian context. It will not only assist students and young researchers in conducting future research but can also be a source of reference to policymakers, implementer and relevant agencies in designing national policies. This book covers the area of corporate governance, accounting information system, financial reporting, performance measurement system, ethics, internal control and syari'ah based accounting.

  • research issues in accounting_zulkarnain.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Senik, Rosmila; Mat Daud, Zaidi; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2009)

  • This book consists of eleven selected research in accounting issues, which are looking from Malaysian context. The issues are ranging from attributes of ethical practices as part of management control system and practices, issues related to external auditing and board of directors (BOD) as corporate governance mechanisms, performance management systems design, use and development status, security threats of computerised accounting information system (CAIS) and urgent needs for the knowledge and applications of Syari'ah based Accounting (SbA) as Islamic Capital Market (ICM) is rapidly developing throughtout the world, including Malaysia.

  • selected_studies_in_accounting.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Osman, Mohammad Noor Hisham; Turmin, Siti Zaidah; Abdul Latiff, Ahmed Razman; Muhammad Sori, Zulkarnain (2015)

  • This book incorporates selected empirical studies in accounting and finance. All studies were conducted in Malaysia content except one based on Egyptian data. We presented a total of nine chapters. One introductory chapter is followed by one chapter on issues related to auditing. Furthermore, we have two chapters on taxation, a chapter on accounting education and corporate governance respectively, and three chapters on finance. It is hoped that the book is of great value to readers for its meaningful contribution to progress in knowledge, policy making and practice.