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Academic and Scholarly Events

From Social and Environmental Accounting to
Sustainability Accounting and Responsible Investment:
Emerging Research Agendas


Research Workshop on "Publishing in Refereed International Journals
in the Areas of CSR, Business Ethics and Sustainability Accounting :
A Workshop for Emerging Scholars" 1


Date: 20 April 2018 (Friday)

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


WK-SUG02, PolyU West Kowloon Campus,
9 Hoi Ting Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
(MTR: Yau Ma Tei Station Exit B2 or Olympic Station Exit D3) [Map]


Charles H. Cho, PhD, CPA
Schulich School of Business,
York University, Canada


1This event is fully supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (UGC/IIDS24/B02/16).


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Dr. Charles Cho is Professor of Accounting and Erivan K. Haub Chair in Business & Sustainability at the Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada. He has published papers in prestigious academic journals such as Accounting, Auditing and Accountability JournalAccounting, Organizations and SocietyCritical Perspectives on Accounting, the European Accounting Review, and the Journal of Business Ethics, and was an invited author of chapters in several books.

His work has been presented at various national and international conferences such as the American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting, the Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA), the European Accounting Association (EAA) Annual Congress and the International Congresses on Social and Environmental Accounting Research. He currently serves as an Editor of Accounting Forum, the Accounting and Business Ethics Section Co-Editor of the Journal of Business Ethics as well as an Associate Editor of Accounting and the Public Interest. In addition, he is an Editorial Board member of 14 other academic journals. He was previously full professor with ESSEC Business School in France and has been a visiting professor with tertiary institutions in South Korea, US and Poland. He is professionally qualified with CPA Canada.



In this workshop, Professor Cho will provide participants with some tools, tips and advice to publish in international journals, especially in the areas of CSR, Business Ethics and Sustainability Accounting research. Emerging scholars interested in those pertinent fields of research are encouraged to participate in this workshop.


Ms Milly Cheng


Co-organized by:

Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR), University of St. Andrews, United Kingdom



Sandwiches and drinks will be provided at the workshop.