Javad Rajabalizadeh


Financial Reporting Quality, Voluntary Disclosures, Corporate Governance, Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods


Javad finished his B.Sc. (2013) and M.Sc. (2016) in Accounting and Auditing. His master thesis was about auditor's professional skepticism, their skeptical judgments, and satisfaction from audit salaries, supervised by Associate Professor Reza Hesarzadeh. Now, he is a Ph.D. candidate at the Turku School of Economics, Department of Accounting and Finance, working on his dissertation with Professor Hannu Schadewitz and Dr. Antti Miihkinen. His research focuses on corporate narrative disclosures, textual analysis, and financial reporting quality.


After doing his master thesis and being familiar with quantitative and qualitative research methods, Javad started to collaborate with other authors and published multiple papers in local and international journals. Now, he is working on quantifying corporate narrative disclosures, including statements, annual CEO letters to shareholders, earnings announcement press releases, and conference calls.


Last updated on 2021-03-12 at 01:19