- DMS 7164
- 613-562-5800 x 4770
- Corporate Governance
- Executive Compensation
- Fair Value Accounting
- International Accounting
Lamia Chourou holds a Ph.D. in Accounting from Queen's University (2014) and a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Tunis (2008). Her research focuses on capital markets, and in particular, fair value accounting, corporate governance and executive compensation. She has published in referred journals such as the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, and Canadian Investment Review. She was previously a Teaching Fellow at Queen's School of Business (Winter 2013). Professor Chourou taught intermediate financial accounting at Queen's School of Business and several related courses overseas.
Publications during the last 7 years
Chapters in Books
Adjohani, A., Chourou, L. and Saadi, S. Virtual Currencies as Commodities for Commodities: Markets, Performance, and Strategies. In Baker, K., Filbeck, G. and Harris, J.H.. Commodities: Markets, Performance, and Strategies . 2nd Australasian ed., Milton: Wiley, 2017.
Chourou, L., Hossain, A. and Saadi, S. Governance of Hedge Funds. In Baker, H.K. and Filbeck, G.. Hedge Funds: Structure, Strategies, and Performance. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Adjaoud, F., Charfi, D. and Chourou, L. Corporate Governance and Investment Decisions. In Baker, H.K. and English, P.. Capital Budgeting Valuation: Financial Analysis for Today's Investment Projects. New Jersey, USA: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2011.
Papers in Refereed Journals
Boubaker, S., Chourou, L., Himick, D. and Saadi, S. 2017. It's about Time! The Influence of Institutional Investment Horizon on Corporate Social Responsibility. Thunderbird International Business Review, 59(4): 1-45.
Chkir, I.E., Chourou, L., Rahman, A.H. and Saadi, S. 2015. Econometric Fragility of Market Anomalies: Evidence from "Day-of-the-Week Effect" in Currency Markets. Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting, 52(3 & 4): 75-118.
Chourou, L. 2010. Compensation of Owner Managers in Canadian Family-Owned Businesses: Expropriation of Minority Shareholders. Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences/Revue canadienne des sciences de l'administration, 27(2): 95-106.
Funded Research during the last 7 years
|2017-2019||Telfer School of Management Research Grants (SMRG)||Social trust and IPO outcomes||R||I||Co-I||$ 12,000|
|2016-2017||Conference/Workshop on Campus Opportunity, UOttawa||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||I||Co-I||$ 6,000|
|2016-2017||SMRF Knowledge Mobilization||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||I||Co-I||$ 3,000|
|2016||CPA Canada||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||S||F||Co-I||$ 3,000|
|2015-2016||CPA Canada||Earnings Management in Family and Non-Family Firms||R||F||PI||$ 5,000|
|2015||SMRF Knowledge Mobilization||Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance||R||I||Co-I||$ 3,000|
|2014-2015||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Investor Protection and Real Activities Based Earnings Management:||R||I||PI||$ 6,000|
|2014-2015||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Impact of Media Coverage on Firms Risk-Taking Behaviour and Stock Return Volatility||R||I||Co-I||$ 6,000|
|2014-2015||RDP||Impact of Media Coverage on Firms Risk-Taking Behaviour and Stock Return Volatility||R||I||Co-I||$ 6,000|
|2014||SSHRC 4A (Approved but not yet funded)||Media Coverage and Corporate Decisions||R||C||PI||$ 0|
|2013-2015||Strategic Research Clusters Seed Funding Program, School of Management||Corporate Operational and Business Risk Management Disclosures||R||I||Co-PI||$ 20,000|
|2013-2015||Telfer School of Management (start-up fund)||Research start up fund||R||I||PI||$ 20,000|
|2010-2013||Government of Ontario||Does religiosity matter to value relevance? Evidence from US banking firms||R||G||PI||$ 45,000|
*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown
**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown
Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator