The article focuses on initial public offering (IPO) firms and states that they conduct their financial reporting in a more conservative manner. This is due to the demand placed on public sector firms to make their reporting extremely comprehensive. Since its release, the paper has been a huge success due to the influence it has had – so much so that it is one of the top 50 articles that has made an impact.
Emerald Management Reviews is an accredited journal list that provides the best management articles. With an exceptional number of articles being published by management training experts and professors, Emerald picks out only the best. Out of all the economics and business and management journals worldwide, 300 of them are included in Emerald. Given that thousands of articles are submitted to Emerald every year, the award presented to Prof Shivakumar is an achievement to be extremely proud of.
Prof Shivakumar will be given the award at an Emerald reception evening during the annual Academy of Management 2012 meeting in Boston.