Dr Yusuf Karbhari

Reader in Accounting
T03, Aberconway Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU
+44 (0)29 208 76057


  • PhD (Wales)
  • MBA (Wales)
  • BA (Hons)

Teaching profile

  • Accounting for Decision Making and Control, Year 2
  • Undergraduate Public Sector Accounting, Year 3 Undergraduate

Research interests

  • Accounting, Accountability and Effectiveness of central and regional government sectors in the Middle East and Malaysia
  • Accounting practices of UK Executive Agencies
  • Aspects of International Government Accounting
  • The Communicative Effectiveness of the International Auditor's Reports
  • Financial Reporting and Performance Measurement practices of UK Central Government Agencies
  • Managerial and Accounting Reforms in the UK Public Sector. Management

Research projects

  • Financial Reporting and Communicative Effectiveness of the Annual Report and Accounts of UK Government Organisations
  • The Role of the Internet in Meeting Users' Information Needs: A Case Study of UK Companies House
  • Determinants of Audit Fees in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.


Contact Us

Cardiff Business School,
Cardiff University,
Aberconway Building,
Colum Drive,
CF10 3EU
United Kingdom

Phone: +44(0)29 2087 6013
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4419