Professor John Holland

  • Professor of Accounting and Finance (Accounting and Finance)

telephone: 01413304136
email: John.Holland@glasgow.ac.uk

Biography

Professor John Holland has been a member of staff at the University of Glasgow since 1979,  and before that worked at the University of Bath in England from 1975, and London Metropolitan University from 1972. He has also worked whilst on sabbatical at the Universities of Strasbourg, Sydney, Canterbury, UNSW, Western Australia, IIM Ahmedabad, Moscow State, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and many other internationally based universities.

Research interests

Areas of expertise:

  • Finance;
  • Banks;
  • Financial institutions;
  • Corporate disclosure;
  • Corporate governance.

Teaching

  • Financial Markets and Financial Institutions: BAcc Honours, 120 students (taught for 30 years)
  • International Banking and Financial Markets: Masters - finance and banking, 220 students (taught for 27 years)

Additional information

Professor Holland is a long term BAFA member and also been a member of the board for many years and previous chair (president).

Professor John Holland has published and researched in the areas of intangibles in financial firms (banks, fund managers and analysts) and financial markets (for capital, and for information). He has also published on corporate disclosure concerning the role of intangibles in company business models, their role in value creation, and their valuation by financial markets and by financial firms. The publications have included ESG issues arising in the above areas.

Recent publications

  • Chen L, Danbolt J, Holland J (2014), 'Rethinking bank business models: the role of intangibles', Accounting, Auditing, and Accountability Journal 
  • Holland (2015), ‘A Behavioral theory of fund management’, European Journal of Finance

Current working papers 

  • Holland (2016), ‘Understanding the ‘market for information’ through field research and theoretical development’. 
  • Chen L, Danbolt J, Holland J (2016), Analyst information intermediation and the role of knowledge and social forces in the ‘market for information’. 
  • Holland (2016), ‘Bank top management teams, disclosure, learning, success and failure - 1990-2015’.

Publications

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Number of items: 53.

2016

Holland, J. (2016) A behavioural theory of the fund management firm. European Journal of Finance, 22(11), pp. 1004-1039. (doi:10.1080/1351847X.2014.924078)

2014

Chen, L., Danbolt, J., and Holland, J. (2014) Rethinking bank business models: the role of intangibles. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 27(3), pp. 563-589. (doi:10.1108/AAAJ-11-2012-1153)

Guo, Y., Holland, J., and Kreander, N. (2014) An exploration of the value creation process in bank-corporate communications. Journal of Communication Management, 18(3),

Holland, J.B. (2014) Public and private disclosure and the role of financial reporting. In: Cooper, C. L. (ed.) Wiley Encyclopedia of Management, 3rd Edition. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. ISBN 9781119972518

2013

Guo, Y., Holland, J., and Kreander, N. (2013) Establishing bank–corporate relationships and building competitive advantages. Journal of Financial Services Marketing, 18(1), pp. 27-39. (doi:10.1057/fsm.2013.3)

2012

Holland, J., Henningsson, J., Johanson, U., Koga, C., and Sakakibara, S. (2012) Use of IC information in Japanese financial firms. Journal of Intellectual Capital, 13(4), pp. 562-581. (doi:10.1108/14691931211276133)

2011

Holland, J. (2011) A conceptual framework for changes in Fund Management and Accountability relative to ESG issues. Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment, 1(2), pp. 159-177.

2010

Holland, J. (2010) Banks, knowledge and crisis: a case of knowledge and learning failure. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 18(2), pp. 87-105. (doi:10.1108/13581981011033961)

2009

Holland, J. (2009) "Looking behind the veil": invisible corporate intangibles, stories, structure and the contextual information content of disclosure. Qualitative Research in Financial Markets, 1(3), pp. 152-187. (doi:10.1108/17554170910997410)

2008

Stoner, G., and Holland, J. (2008) Using case studies in finance research. In: Humphrey, C. and Lee, B. (eds.) Real Life Guide to Accounting Research: A Behind the Scenes View of Using Qualitative Research Methods. Elsevier/CIMA Publishing: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 9780080489926

2006

Holland, J. (2006) Fund management, intellectual capital, intangibles and private disclosure. Managerial Finance, 32(4), pp. 277-316.

Holland, J. (2006) A Model of Corporate Financial Communications. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland: Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781904574170

Holland, J. (2006) A Model of Corporate Financial Communications Summary. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

2005

Holland, J. (2005) A grounded theory of corporate disclosure. Accounting and Business Research, 35(3), pp. 249-267.

Holland, J. (2005) Influence and intervention by financial institutions in their investee companies. In: Watson, R. (ed.) Governance and Ownership. Series: Corporate governance in the new global economy (2). Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK. ISBN 9781843768319

Holland, J. (2005) Private and public disclosure and the role of financial reporting. In: Clubb, C. (ed.) Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management. Accounting, 2nd Edition. Blackwell Publishing: Malden, MA. ISBN 140511827X

2004

Holland, J. (2004) Corporate Intangibles, Value Relevance, and Disclosure Content. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

Holland, J. (2004) Corporate Intangibles, Value Relevance and Disclosure Content. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland: Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781904574002

Holland, J.B. (2004) Fund management, corporate performance, and intellectual capital. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Performance Measurement and Management, PMA 2004, Edinburgh, UK, 28-30 July 2004. UNSPECIFIED, pp. 467-474.

Stoner, G., and Holland, J. (2004) Using case studies in finance research. In: Humphrey, C. and Lee, B. (eds.) The Real Life Guide to Accounting Research: A Behind-the-Scenes View of Using Qualitative Research Methods. Elsevier: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 37-56. ISBN 9780080439723 (doi:10.1016/B978-008043972-3/50005-0)

2003

Holland, J. (2003) Intellectual capital and the capital market - organisation and competence. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 16(1), pp. 39-48. (doi:10.1108/09513570310464264)

Holland, J. (2003) Value relevant information on corporate intangibles - creation, use and barriers in capital markets - between a rock and a hard place. Journal of Intellectual Capital, 4(4), pp. 465-486. (doi:10.1108/14691930310504518)

2002

Holland, J. (2002) Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance: A Dynamic Model of Corporate Governance. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants: London, UK. ISBN 9781859715154

2001

Holland, J. (2001) Financial institutions, intangibles and corporate governance. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 14(4), pp. 497-529. (doi:10.1108/EUM0000000005871)

1999

Holland, J. (1999) Financial reporting, private disclosure and the corporate governance role of financial institutions. Journal of Management and Governance, 3(2), pp. 161-187. (doi:10.1023/A:1009991609633)

Holland, J.B. (1999) The regulation of price sensitive information. In: Morgan, G. and Engwall, L. (eds.) Regulation and Organizations, International Perspectives. Routledge: London, pp. 123-144.

1998

Holland, J. (1998) Influence and intervention by financial institutions in their investee companies. Corporate Governance: An International Review, 6(4), pp. 249-264. (doi:10.1111/1467-8683.00113)

Holland, J. (1998) Private voluntary disclosure, financial intermediation and market efficiency. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 25(1-2), pp. 29-68. (doi:10.1111/1468-5957.00177)

Holland, J.B. (1998) Private disclosure and financial reporting. Accounting and Business Research, 28(4), pp. 255-269. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1998.9728914)

Holland, J.B., and Doran, P. (1998) Financial institutions, private acquisition of corporate information, and fund management. European Journal of Finance, 4(2), pp. 129-155. (doi:10.1080/135184798337353)

1997

Holland, J.B. (1997) Corporate Communications with Institutional Investors. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

Holland, J.B. (1997) Bank lending relationships and the complex nature of bank-corporate relations. In: Bradley, K. (ed.) The International Library of Management. Dartmouth Publishing Company.

1996

Holland, J. (1996) Economic incentives for the self-regulation of the release of price-sensitive information. European Journal of Law and Economics, 3(3), pp. 221-247. (doi:10.1007/BF00709141)

Holland, J.B. (1996) Self regulation and the financial aspects of corporate governance. Journal of Business Law, pp. 127-164.

Holland, J., and Stoner, G. (1996) Dissemination of price-sensitive information and management of voluntary vorporate disclosure. Accounting and Business Research, 26(4), pp. 295-313. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1996.9729520)

Holland, J. B. (1996) Corporate and institutional control over the dissemination of price sensitive information. European Journal of Finance, 2(1), pp. 77-102. (doi:10.1080/135184796337616)

1995

Holland, J.B. (1995) The Corporate Governance Role of Financial Institutions in Their Investee Companies. Project Report. Chartered Association of Certified Accountants.

Holland, J.B. (1995) Capital budgeting for international business. In: Kolb, R. W. (ed.) The International Finance Reader, 3rd Edition. Blackwell Publishing: Oxford. ISBN 9781878975522

Holland, J. (1995) Price Sensitive information and self regulation by UK companies and financial institutions - part II. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 3(4), pp. 329-343. (doi:10.1108/eb024855)

Holland, J. (1995) Price sensitive information and self regulation by UK companies and financial institutions - part I. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 3(3), pp. 228-249. (doi:10.1108/eb024846)

1994

Holland, J. (1994) Bank lending relationships and the complex nature of bank-corporate relations. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 21(3), pp. 367-393. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5957.1994.tb00325.x)

Holland, J.B. (1994) Euromachine - a case in international capital budgeting. In: Schweikart, J.A., Gray, S.J. and Roberts, C.B. (eds.) International Accounting - A Casebook. McGraw Hill.

Holland, J.B. (1994) Multinational companies and their relationships with international banks. In: Annual Review of Current Research. Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, pp. 36-38.

1993

Holland, J.B. (1993) International Financial Management, 2nd edition. Basil Blackwell: Oxford.

Holland, J.B. (1993) Relationships Between Multinational Enterprises and Banks. Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Holland, J. (1993) Bank-corporate relations: change issues in the international enterprise. Accounting and Business Research, 23(91), pp. 273-283. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1993.9729886)

1992

Holland, J.B. (1992) Foreign exchange risk management — a balanced portfolio. Managerial Finance, 18(3), pp. 2-20. (doi:10.1108/eb018450)

Holland, J. B. (1992) Relationship banking: choice and control by the multinational firm. International Journal of Bank Marketing, 10(2), pp. 29-40. (doi:10.1108/02652329210012140)

1990

Holland, J. (1990) Capital budgeting for international business - a framework for analysis. Managerial Finance, 16(2), pp. 1-6. (doi:10.1108/eb013638)

1987

Holland, J.B. (1987) Strategic planning and financial decisions in the multinational enterprise. International Journal of Management, 4(4), pp. 640-646.

1985

Holland, J. (1985) Corporate finance and strategy a European view. European Management Journal, 3(2), pp. 94-102. (doi:10.1016/S0263-2373(85)80018-9)

1984

Holland, J.B. (1984) Foreign exchange risks and exposure management. Management Forum, 10(2), pp. 60-67.

1981

Holland, J.B. (1981) Problems in the development and use of managerial financial models. Managerial and Decision Economics, 2(1), pp. 40-48. (doi:10.1002/mde.4090020108)

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Number of items: 53.

Articles

Holland, J. (2016) A behavioural theory of the fund management firm. European Journal of Finance, 22(11), pp. 1004-1039. (doi:10.1080/1351847X.2014.924078)

Chen, L., Danbolt, J., and Holland, J. (2014) Rethinking bank business models: the role of intangibles. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 27(3), pp. 563-589. (doi:10.1108/AAAJ-11-2012-1153)

Guo, Y., Holland, J., and Kreander, N. (2014) An exploration of the value creation process in bank-corporate communications. Journal of Communication Management, 18(3),

Guo, Y., Holland, J., and Kreander, N. (2013) Establishing bank–corporate relationships and building competitive advantages. Journal of Financial Services Marketing, 18(1), pp. 27-39. (doi:10.1057/fsm.2013.3)

Holland, J., Henningsson, J., Johanson, U., Koga, C., and Sakakibara, S. (2012) Use of IC information in Japanese financial firms. Journal of Intellectual Capital, 13(4), pp. 562-581. (doi:10.1108/14691931211276133)

Holland, J. (2011) A conceptual framework for changes in Fund Management and Accountability relative to ESG issues. Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment, 1(2), pp. 159-177.

Holland, J. (2010) Banks, knowledge and crisis: a case of knowledge and learning failure. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 18(2), pp. 87-105. (doi:10.1108/13581981011033961)

Holland, J. (2009) "Looking behind the veil": invisible corporate intangibles, stories, structure and the contextual information content of disclosure. Qualitative Research in Financial Markets, 1(3), pp. 152-187. (doi:10.1108/17554170910997410)

Holland, J. (2006) Fund management, intellectual capital, intangibles and private disclosure. Managerial Finance, 32(4), pp. 277-316.

Holland, J. (2005) A grounded theory of corporate disclosure. Accounting and Business Research, 35(3), pp. 249-267.

Holland, J. (2003) Intellectual capital and the capital market - organisation and competence. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 16(1), pp. 39-48. (doi:10.1108/09513570310464264)

Holland, J. (2003) Value relevant information on corporate intangibles - creation, use and barriers in capital markets - between a rock and a hard place. Journal of Intellectual Capital, 4(4), pp. 465-486. (doi:10.1108/14691930310504518)

Holland, J. (2001) Financial institutions, intangibles and corporate governance. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, 14(4), pp. 497-529. (doi:10.1108/EUM0000000005871)

Holland, J. (1999) Financial reporting, private disclosure and the corporate governance role of financial institutions. Journal of Management and Governance, 3(2), pp. 161-187. (doi:10.1023/A:1009991609633)

Holland, J. (1998) Influence and intervention by financial institutions in their investee companies. Corporate Governance: An International Review, 6(4), pp. 249-264. (doi:10.1111/1467-8683.00113)

Holland, J. (1998) Private voluntary disclosure, financial intermediation and market efficiency. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 25(1-2), pp. 29-68. (doi:10.1111/1468-5957.00177)

Holland, J.B. (1998) Private disclosure and financial reporting. Accounting and Business Research, 28(4), pp. 255-269. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1998.9728914)

Holland, J.B., and Doran, P. (1998) Financial institutions, private acquisition of corporate information, and fund management. European Journal of Finance, 4(2), pp. 129-155. (doi:10.1080/135184798337353)

Holland, J. (1996) Economic incentives for the self-regulation of the release of price-sensitive information. European Journal of Law and Economics, 3(3), pp. 221-247. (doi:10.1007/BF00709141)

Holland, J.B. (1996) Self regulation and the financial aspects of corporate governance. Journal of Business Law, pp. 127-164.

Holland, J., and Stoner, G. (1996) Dissemination of price-sensitive information and management of voluntary vorporate disclosure. Accounting and Business Research, 26(4), pp. 295-313. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1996.9729520)

Holland, J. B. (1996) Corporate and institutional control over the dissemination of price sensitive information. European Journal of Finance, 2(1), pp. 77-102. (doi:10.1080/135184796337616)

Holland, J. (1995) Price Sensitive information and self regulation by UK companies and financial institutions - part II. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 3(4), pp. 329-343. (doi:10.1108/eb024855)

Holland, J. (1995) Price sensitive information and self regulation by UK companies and financial institutions - part I. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 3(3), pp. 228-249. (doi:10.1108/eb024846)

Holland, J. (1994) Bank lending relationships and the complex nature of bank-corporate relations. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 21(3), pp. 367-393. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-5957.1994.tb00325.x)

Holland, J. (1993) Bank-corporate relations: change issues in the international enterprise. Accounting and Business Research, 23(91), pp. 273-283. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1993.9729886)

Holland, J.B. (1992) Foreign exchange risk management — a balanced portfolio. Managerial Finance, 18(3), pp. 2-20. (doi:10.1108/eb018450)

Holland, J. B. (1992) Relationship banking: choice and control by the multinational firm. International Journal of Bank Marketing, 10(2), pp. 29-40. (doi:10.1108/02652329210012140)

Holland, J. (1990) Capital budgeting for international business - a framework for analysis. Managerial Finance, 16(2), pp. 1-6. (doi:10.1108/eb013638)

Holland, J.B. (1987) Strategic planning and financial decisions in the multinational enterprise. International Journal of Management, 4(4), pp. 640-646.

Holland, J. (1985) Corporate finance and strategy a European view. European Management Journal, 3(2), pp. 94-102. (doi:10.1016/S0263-2373(85)80018-9)

Holland, J.B. (1984) Foreign exchange risks and exposure management. Management Forum, 10(2), pp. 60-67.

Holland, J.B. (1981) Problems in the development and use of managerial financial models. Managerial and Decision Economics, 2(1), pp. 40-48. (doi:10.1002/mde.4090020108)

Books

Holland, J. (2006) A Model of Corporate Financial Communications. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland: Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781904574170

Holland, J. (2004) Corporate Intangibles, Value Relevance and Disclosure Content. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland: Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781904574002

Holland, J. (2002) Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance: A Dynamic Model of Corporate Governance. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants: London, UK. ISBN 9781859715154

Holland, J.B. (1993) International Financial Management, 2nd edition. Basil Blackwell: Oxford.

Holland, J.B. (1993) Relationships Between Multinational Enterprises and Banks. Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Book Sections

Holland, J.B. (2014) Public and private disclosure and the role of financial reporting. In: Cooper, C. L. (ed.) Wiley Encyclopedia of Management, 3rd Edition. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. ISBN 9781119972518

Stoner, G., and Holland, J. (2008) Using case studies in finance research. In: Humphrey, C. and Lee, B. (eds.) Real Life Guide to Accounting Research: A Behind the Scenes View of Using Qualitative Research Methods. Elsevier/CIMA Publishing: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 9780080489926

Holland, J. (2005) Influence and intervention by financial institutions in their investee companies. In: Watson, R. (ed.) Governance and Ownership. Series: Corporate governance in the new global economy (2). Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK. ISBN 9781843768319

Holland, J. (2005) Private and public disclosure and the role of financial reporting. In: Clubb, C. (ed.) Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management. Accounting, 2nd Edition. Blackwell Publishing: Malden, MA. ISBN 140511827X

Holland, J.B. (2004) Fund management, corporate performance, and intellectual capital. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Performance Measurement and Management, PMA 2004, Edinburgh, UK, 28-30 July 2004. UNSPECIFIED, pp. 467-474.

Stoner, G., and Holland, J. (2004) Using case studies in finance research. In: Humphrey, C. and Lee, B. (eds.) The Real Life Guide to Accounting Research: A Behind-the-Scenes View of Using Qualitative Research Methods. Elsevier: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 37-56. ISBN 9780080439723 (doi:10.1016/B978-008043972-3/50005-0)

Holland, J.B. (1999) The regulation of price sensitive information. In: Morgan, G. and Engwall, L. (eds.) Regulation and Organizations, International Perspectives. Routledge: London, pp. 123-144.

Holland, J.B. (1997) Bank lending relationships and the complex nature of bank-corporate relations. In: Bradley, K. (ed.) The International Library of Management. Dartmouth Publishing Company.

Holland, J.B. (1995) Capital budgeting for international business. In: Kolb, R. W. (ed.) The International Finance Reader, 3rd Edition. Blackwell Publishing: Oxford. ISBN 9781878975522

Holland, J.B. (1994) Euromachine - a case in international capital budgeting. In: Schweikart, J.A., Gray, S.J. and Roberts, C.B. (eds.) International Accounting - A Casebook. McGraw Hill.

Holland, J.B. (1994) Multinational companies and their relationships with international banks. In: Annual Review of Current Research. Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, pp. 36-38.

Research Reports or Papers

Holland, J. (2006) A Model of Corporate Financial Communications Summary. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

Holland, J. (2004) Corporate Intangibles, Value Relevance, and Disclosure Content. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

Holland, J.B. (1997) Corporate Communications with Institutional Investors. Project Report. ICAS, Edinburgh.

Holland, J.B. (1995) The Corporate Governance Role of Financial Institutions in Their Investee Companies. Project Report. Chartered Association of Certified Accountants.

This list was generated on Wed Sep 28 19:19:18 2016 BST.