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  • Warandelaan 2, Prisma Building, room P 1.184

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

  • United Kingdom

20122019
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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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Research Output 2012 2019

Measurement Error in Dependent Variables in Accounting: Illustrations Using Google Ticker Search and Simulations

deHaan, E., Lawrence, A. & Litjens, R., 1 May 2019, SSRN, 66 p.

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
Simulation
Google
Measurement error
Investors
Inference

Financial Journalism and Quarterly Earnings Guidance

Litjens, R., Bae, J. H., Park, C. & Zeng, Y., 1 Aug 2019, (Unpublished) SSRN, 50 p.

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Earnings guidance
Guidance
Journalism
Managers
Journalists

An Empirical Demand – Supply Model of Proprietary Financial Information

Litjens, R. & Suijs, J. P. M., 1 Dec 2017, SSRN.

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Financial information
Annual reports
Proprietary costs
Public disclosure
Timeliness

How Client Advocacy and a (Mis)Matched, Foreign Decision Environment Affect Auditor Judgment

Litjens, R., Pinsker, R. & van Beest, F., 1 Apr 2019, SSRN, 38 p.

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
Advocacy
Auditor judgment
Auditors
Contingent liabilities
Moderation

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

Activities 2013 2018

  • 4 Publication peer-review

41th EAA Annual congress (Event)

Robin Litjens (Reviewer)
1 May 2018

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

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

Press / Media

the great expectations gap. What is an audit for?

Robin Litjens

26/05/18

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Prizes / Recognition

5 year research grant

Robin Litjens (Recipient), 1 Jan 2019

Prize

Research grant

Robin Litjens (Recipient), 31 Jan 2017

Prize