Professor Stuart M Cooper

BA(Exon.), PhD(Aston)

  • BS8 1TU


Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

Stuart’s research interests include issues related to the effects of organisations on environmental sustainability and social justice. He is particularly interested in accountability mechanisms and how organisations measure, manage and communicate their environmental and social impacts to their stakeholders.

His research has been published in international journals such as: Accounting and Business Research; Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal; Accounting, Organizations & Society; and Critical Perspectives on Accounting.

Structured keywords and research groupings

  • Cabot Institute Low Carbon Energy Research
  • Cabot Institute Water Research

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Stuart M Cooper is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

  • 13 Article (Academic Journal)
  • 3 Chapter in a book
  • 1 Other report

Enhancing democratic accountability in health and social care: The role of reform and performance information in Health and Wellbeing Boards

Grubnic, S. & Cooper, S., 1 Nov 2019, In : Financial Accountability and Management. 35, 4, p. 353 - 372 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Four priorities for new links between conservation science and accounting research

    Feger, C., Mermet, L., Vira, B., Addison, P., Barker, R., Birkin, F., Burns, J., Cooper, S., Couvet, D., Cuckston, T., Daily, G., Dey, C., Gallagher, L., Hails, R., Jollands, S., Mace, G., McKenzie, E., Milne, M., Quattrone, P., Rambaud, A. & 3 others, Russell, S., Santamaria, M. & Sutherland, W., 1 Aug 2019, In : Conservation Biology. 33, 4, p. 972-975 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    146 Downloads (Pure)

    Can Reduced Stakeholder Power Enable Corporate Stakeholder Accountability? The Case of Triodos Bank

    Cooper, S., 22 Feb 2018, Shaping the Corporate Landscape: Towards Corporate Reform and Enterprise Diversity. Boeger, N. & Villiers, C. (eds.). Oxford: Hart Publishing, p. 233-251 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

    Supervised Work

    Accounting for sustainability with a focus on materiality and completeness

    Author: Wang, D., 19 Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Cooper, S. (Supervisor) & Chapman, C. S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    An exploratory study to deepen understanding of the decision-making processes of national accounting standards boards: The case of adoption or otherwise of IFRS for SMEs in the EU

    Author: Wazzan, M., 28 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Ellwood, S. (Supervisor) & Cooper, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    Managing the unmeasurable: performance management of voluntary hospices

    Author: Knowles, C., 23 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Ellwood, S. (Supervisor) & Cooper, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)