Ali El-Haridy

Ali El-Haridy
Faculty: Business AdministrationDepartment: AccountingPosition: Associate Professor Office Number: 223Phone: 01/300 110Ext: 2824E-mail: a.haridy@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Dr. Ali Elharidy is an Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting at Beirut Arab University. He joined BAU in September 2015. Before joining BAU, Ali worked in universities in Egypt (1996-2015), New Zealand (2006-2012) and UK (2003-2005). He received his PhD in Accounting from the University of Manchester, UK and MSc in Accounting and Finance from the University of Birmingham, UK. He obtained his BComm(Hon). in Accounting and Auditing from the University of Alexandria, Egypt. Ali serves as an ad hoc reviewer in a number of national and international conferences as well as well-known academic journals; e.g. Qualitative Research in Accounting and Management, and Advances in Accounting.

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Teaching

Teaching Exprience

Before joining BAU, Dr Ali Elharidy, taught Advanced Managerial Accounting, Accounting for Decision Making, Contemporary Issues in Managerial Accounting and Advanced Accounting Information Systems courses at the Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand; Managerial and Cost Accounting at the University of Manchester, United Kingdom; various Financial and Managerial Accounting courses at Damanhour University, the University of Alexandria and Misr International University, Egypt. Examples of undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) accounting courses he taught include: Principles of Accounting (1 & 2), Intermediate Accounting (1), Advanced Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Partnership Accounting, Advanced Managerial Accounting, Computerized Accounting, Accounting Information Systems and Auditing (UG); Advanced Financial Reporting, Financial Accounting Theory, and Research Methodology (PG).

At BAU, he teaches Cost Accounting and Managerial Accounting, Senior Project and Internship (UG), Research Methodology and statistical Analysis (MSc, MBA), Advanced Cost Accounting (MSc), Seminar in Cost Accounting, Seminar in Managerial Accounting, Seminar in Cost and Managerial Accounting, Seminar in Research Methodology (PhD).

2015-16 Courses

Research

Publications:

  • Elharidy, A. M. (2015). The impact of joint audits on the quality of financial disclosure: An empirical analysis of Egyptian Commercial Banks. Commercial Scientific Journal, Faculty of Commerce, Alexandria University, Egypt. Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 109-152. (in Arabic)
  • Elharidy, A. M. (2014). An empirical study of the factors determining corporate risk disclosure of Egyptian listed companies. Accounting Literature, Ein Shams University, Egypt, Vol. 5 No. 3, pp. 28-64. (in Arabic)
  • Elharidy, A. M. (2014). A Foucaultian Analysis of IFRS implementation in Egypt. Accounting Literature, Ein Shams University, Egypt, Vol. 5 No. 1, pp. 1-59.
  • Elharidy, A.M., Nicholoson, B. and Scapens, R.W. (2013). The embeddedness of accounting outsourcing relationships. Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, Vol. 10 No.1, pp.60-77.
  • Elharidy, A. M. (2013). The adoption and extent of use of the balanced scorecard by Egyptian private companies. Contemporary Commerce Research, Upper Delta University, Egypt, Vol. 27 No. 3, pp. 30-72.
  • Ahmed, Z., Elharidy, A.M. and Northcott, D. (2011). Capturing the value of flexibility in public sector capital investment projects: Evidence from New Zealand local government organisations. New Zealand Journal of Applied Business Research, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 1-22.
  • Elharidy, A.M., Nicholoson, B. and Scapens, R.W. (2008). Using grounded theory in interpretive management accounting research. Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, Vol. 5 No.2, pp.139-55.
  • Elharidy, A. M. (2006). Management control systems of business process outsourcing (BPO). Chartered Accountants Journal; May, New Zealand.

Conferences:

  • Ahmed, Z. Elharidy, A.M. and Northcott, D. (2011). Evaluating capital project flexibility in the Public Sector: A local government study. 5th New Zealand Management Accounting (NZMA) Conference. 17-19 November 2011. Wellington, New Zealand.
  • Elharidy, A. M.; Scapens, R. W. and Nicholson, B. (2007) Towards a Governance Framework of Outsourcing Relationships. 5th Asian Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting Conference. 8-10 July 2007. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Elharidy, A. M.; Scapens, R. W. and Nicholson, B. (2006) An Embeddedness Analysis of Management Control Systems of Outsourcing Relationships. Working paper, 5th Conference on New Directions in Management Accounting: Innovations in Practice and Research. 14-16 December 2006. Brussels, Belgium.
  • Elharidy, A. M (2003) Risk, Control, and Trust in Accounting and Finance Outsourcing: Preliminary Findings from Egypt. Working paper, the 7th Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting, Madrid, Spain.

Books:

  • Mubarak, S., Elharidy, A. and Khamis, S. (2015). Information Technology and Accounting: Accounting Applications Using Computers. Alexandria University, Egypt.
  • With Fatouh, R. (2013). Introduction to Financial accounting: Principles and Applications. Damanhour University, Egypt.
  • With Fatouh, R. (2012). Advanced Managerial Accounting: Decision-Making Applications. Damanhour University, Egypt.
  • With Al-Batanouny, A. (2011). Cost Accounting (1): Principles and Applications. Damanhour University, Egypt

 

 

Supervision

Activities

  • Member of the Research and Faculty Committees at the Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand (2006-2007, 2009-2012).
  • Member of the School and Department Boards, Faculty of Commerce, Damanhour University, Egypt (2013-2014).
  • Executive Manager and Academic Coordinator of the English Section, Faculty of Commerce, Damanhour University, Egypt (2010-2011 & 2013-2015).