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  • Warandelaan 2, Prisma Building, room P 1.184

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

  • United Kingdom

20122015
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Research interests

Robin Litjens is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Tilburg University. He holds a Ph.D. in Accounting from Nyenrode University and prior to that worked for an international CPA firm. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the Netherlands. During experience with an international CPA he served for 6 years at a committee with the IASB (IFRS) in London, and the last three years he was senior manager at the department of professional practice serving as a technical accounting specialist (IFRS, USGAAP, DutchGAAP). He published on a regular basis in practicioners magazines and the general press. His research focuses on the use of financial reporting in debt and equity markets using novel datasets, disclosure cost, restatements, auditing, and the complementary role of financial reporting.

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The Netherlands Business & Economics
International Financial Reporting Standards Business & Economics
Audit Business & Economics
Expectations gap Business & Economics
Costs and benefits Business & Economics
Empirical evidence Business & Economics
Information needs Business & Economics
Bankers Business & Economics

Research Output 2012 2015

Addressing information needs to reduce the audit expectation gap: Evidence from Dutch bankers, audited companies and auditors

Litjens, R., 1 Oct 2015, In : International journal of auditing. 19, 3, p. 267-281 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Expectations gap
Information needs
Audit
Bankers
Auditors

How do preparers perceive costs and benefits of IFRS for SMEs? Empirical evidence from the Netherlands

Litjens, R., Bissessur, S., Langendijk, H. & Vergoossen, R. G. A., 1 Sep 2012, In : Accounting in Europe. 9, 2, p. 227-250 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Costs and benefits
Empirical evidence
International Financial Reporting Standards
The Netherlands
Accounting standards

Activities 2013 2015

  • 3 Publication peer-review

The European Accounting Review (Journal)

H.J.R. Litjens (Reviewer)
1 Oct 2015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-reviewScientific

Corporate Governance (Journal)

H.J.R. Litjens (Reviewer)
1 Oct 2014

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-reviewScientific

journal of international accounting research (Journal)

H.J.R. Litjens (Reviewer)
1 Oct 201331 Dec 2015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-reviewScientific