Prof Doris Merkl-Davies

Professor in Accounting

Contact info

Location: Room 1.08, Hen Goleg

Telephone: 01248 38 2120

Email: d.m.merkl-davies@bangor.ac.uk

Google Scholar Author Profile

  1. Published

    ‘Metaphoring’ people out of this world: A Critical Discourse Analysis of a chairman's statement of a UK defence firm

    Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Koller, V., 13 Mar 2012, In : Accounting Forum.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Published
  3. Published

    What type of readability do you mean? Impression management in UK chairman’s reports.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D., Brennan, N. & McLeay, S., 1 Jan 2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  4. Published

    Using Discourse to Restore Organisational Legitimacy: ‘CEO-speak’ After an Incident in a German Nuclear Power Plant

    Beelitz, A. & Merkl-Davies, D. M., 1 Jan 2012, In : Journal of Business Ethics. 108, 1, p. 101-120

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    The chairman’s report as a corporate genre: Employing a corpus-based genre analysis approach.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D. & Brennan, N., 1 Jan 2007.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  6. Published

    Rhetoric and argument in social and environmental reporting: the Dirty Laundry case

    Brennan, N. M. & Merkl-Davies, D. M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. 27, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Regulation and enforcement of financial reporting in Austria.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Merkl-Davies, D., 1 Jun 2004, In : Journal of Management and Governance. 8, 2, p. 199-225

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Obfuscation, impression management, and reflectivity: A journey through research paradigms.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D. & Brennan, N., 1 Jan 2008.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  9. Accepted/In press

    Moral economy, solidarity and labour process struggle in Irish public transport

    Hughes, E., Dobbins, T. & Merkl-Davies, D., 31 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic and Industrial Democracy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    In search of ‘the other’: Social reality construction in corporate narratives.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D. & Brennan, N., 1 Jan 2007.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  11. Published

    Impression management and retospective sense-making in corporate narratives: a social psychology perspective.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Brennan, N. & McLeay, S., 1 Jan 2011, In : Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. 24, 3, p. 315-344

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Impression Management Theory

    Merkl-Davies, D., 1 Jul 2016, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Corporate Reputation. Carroll, C. E. (ed.). Sage

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. Published

    Explaining Communication Choices during Equity Offerings: Market Timing or Impression Management?

    Hemmings, D., Brennan, N. M. & Merkl-Davies, D. M., Nov 2017, Handbook of Investor Relations and Financial Communications. Laskin, A. (ed.). Wiley

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. Published

    Executive Share Option Backdating in the UK: Empirical Evidence.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D., Hodgkinson, L. & Wells, J., 1 Jan 2009.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  15. Published

    Executive Share Option Backdating in the UK: Empirical Evidence.

    Wells, H. J., Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D., Hodgkinson, L. & Wells, J., 1 Jan 2009.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  16. Published

    Draft accounting law: an analysis of institutionalised interest representation.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., McLeay, S. J., Merkl-Davies, D., Leuz, C. (ed.), Pfaff, D. (ed.) & Hopwood, A. (ed.), 1 Jan 2004, The Economics and Politics of Accounting: International Perspectives on Research Trends: Policy and Practice. 2004 ed. Oxford University Press, p. 317-346

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  17. Published

    Do firms effectively communicate with financial stakeholders? A conceptual model of corporate communication in a capital market context

    Brennan, N. & Merkl-Davies, D., Jun 2018, In : Accounting and Business Research. 48, 5, p. 553-577

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Discursive framing in private and public communication by pro-nuclear corporate, political and regulatory actors following the Fukushima disaster

    Beelitz, A. & Merkl-Davies, D., 17 Jun 2019, In : Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. 32, 5, p. 1585-1614

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Discretionary Disclosure Strategies in Corporate Narratives: Incremental Information or Impression Management?

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D. & Brennan, N., 1 Jan 2007, In : Journal of Accounting Literature. 26, p. 116-196

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interaction Between Organisations and Their Audiences

    Brennan, N. M., Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Beelitz, A., 1 Jul 2013, In : Journal of Business Ethics. 115, 4, p. 665-679

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Constructing an autoethnography: Hegemonic stories and subversive tales.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Merkl-Davies, D., 1 Jan 2008.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  22. Published

    Accounting Narratives and Impression Management

    Brennan, N., Merkl-Davies, D. M., Jack, L. (ed.), Davison, J. (ed.) & Craig, R. (ed.), 1 Jan 2012, The Routledge Companion to Accounting Communication. 2012 ed. Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Published

    A new methodology for measuring impression management – A linguistic approach to reading difficulty.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D., Brennan, N. & McLeay, S., 1 Jan 2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  24. Published

    A new approach to impression management – Linguistic indicators of self-presentational dissimulation in narrative annual report documents.

    Merkl-Davies, D. M., Merkl-Davies, D., Brennan, N. & McLeay, S., 1 Jan 2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  25. Published

    A conceptual framework of impression management: new insights from psychology, sociology and critical perspectives

    Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Brennan, N., 25 May 2011, In : Accounting and Business Research. 41, 5, p. 415-437

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    A Theoretical Framework of External Accounting Communication: Research Perspectives, Traditions, and Theories

    Merkl-Davies, D. M. & Brennan, N., 6 Mar 2016, In : Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle