Dr Vahid Biglari

Lecturer (Commerce)
Faculty of Business and Law / Newcastle Business School

Biography

Dr. Vahid Biglari had Ph.D. in financial reporting and accounting. Prior to joining UON Singapore, he was lecturer at Henley Business School, University of Reading Malaysia, and assistant professor at UCSI University, Malaysia. In addition, Vahid spent several years outside academia in accounting and audit industries to supplement his academic knowledge with practical application.

He taught courses on various accounting subjects for undergraduate and graduate students and he has served as reviewer for journals. Vahid has also supervised several postgraduate and undergraduate dissertations.

Vahid’s research interests include Human Resources accounting, Big data in accounting, and transparency in financial markets. He has published various articles in international journals including Asia-Pacific Financial Markets; Journal of Business Theory and Practice; and Journal of Economics and International Finance. Vahid is also a licensed forensic accountant with the Iranian Association of Forensic Accountants.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. University of Malaya
  • Master, Tarbiat Modares University

Specialisation

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Forecast management

Research Interests

  • Human Resources accounting
  • Big data in accounting
  • Framework based accounting education
  • Market transparency

Current Projects

  • Day of the week effect in the financial market
  • Big data in Accounting

Peer-Reviewed Articles

YearCitation

2019

M. A. Hossain, V. Biglari, "Day of the Week Effect Anomaly in Dhaka Stock Exchange Post Crisis Period: Evidence from Bangladesh Capital Market”, Afro-Asian J. of Finance and Accounting. In press. ISSN online: 1751-6455. ISSN print: 1751-6447.

2018

M. Selvaraja, F. G. S. Peng, V. Biglari, J. T. P. Lee and L. K. Mun. Housing Affordability of Residents in Malaysia, Journal of Emerging Issues in Economics, Finance and Banking, 7 (1): 2511-2534, 2018.

2016

Kordestani G., M. Taqiporian, V. Biglari and V. Minaei, The Effects of Timely Recognition of Bad News on Persistence of Earnings and Prediction of Future Cash Flows, Business, Theory and Practice, 17(4): 353-360, 2016.

2013

Biglari V., E. Alfan, R. Ahmad and N. Hajian, The ability of analysts' recommendations to predict optimistic and pessimistic forecasts, PloS One, 8(10):1-10, 2013.

2011

Jafari, M., A. A. Chadegani, and V. Biglari, Effective risk management and company’s performance: Investment in innovations and intellectual capital using behavioral and practical approach. Journal of Economics and International Finance, 3 (15):780-786, 2011.

2011

Kordestani, G., V. Biglari, and M. Bakhtiari, Ability of combinations of cash flow components to predict financial distress. Business: Theory and Practice/Verslas: Teorija Ir Praktika, 12 (3):277-285, 2011.

2008

A. Anvary Rostamy, M. A. Aghaee, and V. Biglari, Empirical Investigation of the Ability of Sensitivity of Stock Prices to Earnings News in Predicting Earnings Management and Management Forecast Errors. Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, 15 (3):209-228, 2008.

2013

Hajian N. and V. Biglari, A review on structure and framework of Islamic financial instruments, International Journal of Management and Computer Sciences, 3 (2): 61-74, 2013.

2013

Biglari V., N. Hajiyan and M. Saeedi, The Effect of Stocks' Asks and Bids on Earnings Management, Journal of Financial Accounting Research, 5 (1):97-118, 2013. (In Persian)

Conference Presentations

YearCitation
2019 V. Biglari, Z. Pourabedin, Influence of Web Design Features on Attitudes and Intentions in Travel Decision making. Academy of marketing science conference. Vancouver, 29 - 31 May 2019
2016

V. Biglari, F. G. S. Peng, “Modeling Accuracy of Management forecast of EPS” in 6th Annual International Conference on Accounting and Finance, 30th and 31st May 2016, Singapore

2013

N. Hajiyan, V. Biglari, “A review on structure and framework of Islamic financial instruments” in 8th International Conference on management and Behavioral Sciences (ICMBS-8) Toronto, 6-7 July 2013

2012

V. Biglari, E. Alfan, “Market Incentive’s Ability To Predict Forecasts Management” in The 10th Annual Iranian Accounting Conference, Alzahra University, Tehran, May 2012

2010

V. Biglari, “Market Incentives Ability to Predict Earnings Management and forecast Management” in Second International Conference of Islamic Economic Integration, Tehran, November 2010

2011 V. Biglari, “Market Incentives on Analyst Forecast management and Analyst Forecast Error” in 2nd International Conference on Business and Economic Research, Conference Master resources, Kedah, 14 to 16 March 2011

Books

YearCitation
2018 Biglari V., Prospect of Company Growth and Forecasts Management, Supreme Century