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Eija Vinnari

Professor, Public financial management
Tampere University
phone number+358503187602
City Centre Campus

Fields of expertise

Accounting, financial management, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, public sector, critical research, interpretive research, animals

Alternate description

Selected publications

Latest publications:

Lukka, K., Modell, S. and Vinnari, E. 2022. Exploring the “theory is king” thesis in accounting research: the case of actor-network theory. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 35(9), 136-167.

Peda, P. & Vinnari, E. 2022. To build or not to build? Mobilization of uncertainty arguments in public decision-making on private megaprojects. Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management, 34(6), 235-262.

Vinnari, E. & Vinnari, M. (2022). Making the invisibles visible: including animals in sustainability (and) accounting. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 82, 102324.

Vinnari, E., Baxter, J. & Chua, W.F. 2022. Accounting, Accountability and Animals. Editorial. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 84, paper 102412.

Vinnari, E. (2021). Animals, activists and accounting: On confronting an intellectual dead end. Social and Environmental Accountability Journal, 41(3), 194-200.

Vinnari, E. & Vinnari, M. 2021. Accounting for animal rights. In: J. Bebbington, C. Larrinaga, B. O’Dwyer & I. Thomson (eds.). Handbook on Environmental Accounting. London: Routledge.

Silvola, H. & Vinnari, E. 2021. The limits of institutional work: a field study on auditors’ efforts to promote sustainability assurance in a trust society. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 34(1), 1-30. 

Laine, M. & Vinnari, E. 2020. Counter-narratives in accounting research: a methodological perspective. In: Lueg, K., & Lundholt, M. W. (Eds.). The Routledge Handbook of Counter-Narratives. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group.

Peda, P. & Vinnari, E. 2020. The discursive legitimation of profit in public-private service delivery. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 69.

Dillard, J. & Vinnari, E. 2019. Critical dialogic accountability: From accounting-based accountability to accountability-based accounting. Critical Perspectives on Accounting, 62, 16-38.