Publications & Current Projects

RESEARCH PROJECTS (Working papers)

  • “Audit Committee Independence and Auditor-Manager Disputes” with Sebastian Kronenberger and Minlei Ye.
  • “Bank Representatives on the Board of Directors and their Influence on the Firm’s Investment Decision” with Katrin Weiskirchner-Merten.
  • “Firm’s Accounting Choice and Performance Sensitive Debt Contracts”.
  • “Trade-offs in the Design of Fair Value Standards” with Sebastian Kronenberger and Anna Waldner.
  • “Signaling in Debt Contracting via Voluntary Verification of Timely Information” with Sebastian Kronenberger.


  • Katolnik, S., Kronenberger, S. K. and Schöndube, J. R. (2021): Board Oversight and Advising in Dynamic Agency, forthcoming in European Accounting Review,
  • Šestanj-Perić, T. and Kukec, S. K. (2013): The Role of Controlling for the Development of Planning, Information and Reporting Systems in SMEs, International Journal of Economic Sciences. II, 1; 82-102.
  • Kukec, S. K. (2009): Financial and legal aspects of international projects (original title: Financijski i pravni aspekti međunarodnih projekata), chapter in the book Divjak, B. (editor) et al.: Scientific and Development Projects: European Programmes (Original title: Projekti u znanosti i razvoju: Europski programi), (pages 91-100) TIVA tiskara Varazdin, Varazdin, pages 294.
  • Divjak, B. and Kukec, S. K. (2008): Teaching methods for international R&D project management, International Journal of Project Management 26, 251–257.
  • Miko, L. and Kukec, S. K. (2008): Accounting (Original title: Računovodstvo), (book) TIVA, Varazdin, pages 284.


2022 44th EAA Annual Congress, Bergen
2021 12th Accounting Research Workshop, online
2019 11th Accounting Research Workshop, Zurich (discussant).
2017 40th EAA Annual Conference, Valencia.

39th EAA Annual Conference, Maastricht.

12th EIASM Workshop on Accounting and Economics, Tilburg (presenter and discussant).


38th EAA Annual Conference, Glasgow.

9th Accounting Research Workshop, Zurich.


30th EAA Doctoral Colloquium, Tartu.

11th Workshop on Accounting and Economics EIASM, Odense (presenter and discussant).


2022 Research seminar at the Faculty of Economics and Management, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

Research seminar at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

Research seminar at Gutenberg School of Management and Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.


Research seminar at the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Basel.

Accounting Research Seminar, WU Vienna.

2016 Research colloquium, University of Southern Denmark.