Master of Commerce - Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
Financial Reporting and Analysis (PG)
Management Accounting (PG)
Financial Markets (PG)
Empirical Issues in Accounting Research (Doctoral)
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Corporate Social Responsibility
Current Research Interests:
Mandatory CSR and Earnings quality.
Predictors of Revenue shifting and Expense shifting.
Betting against Earnings management
Publications/ Articles/ Cases
Manish Bansal and Ashish Kumar (2021), “Do high-quality standards ensure higher accounting quality? A study in India”, Accounting Research Journal.
Manish Bansal and Vivek Kumar (2021), "Forcing Responsibility? Examining earnings management induced by mandatory corporate social responsibility: Evidence from India", Review of Accounting and Finance.
Manish Bansal and Asgar Ali (2021), "Differential impact of earnings management on the accrual anamoly", Journal of Asset Management.
Manish Bansal, Ashish Kumar, and K.N Badhani (2021), “Do Indian firms engage in classification shifting to report inflated core earnings?”, Managerial Finance.
Ajay Adhikari, Manish Bansal, and Ashish Kumar (2021), “IFRS Convergence and Accounting quality: A case in India”, Journal of International Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation (Accepted)
Manish Bansal (2021), “Influence of firm size and firm age on shifting practices: An empirical evidence from Indian listed firms”, Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting.
Manish Bansal (2021) “Board Independence and earnings management: Influence of family business generation”, Journal of Asia Business Studies.
Manish Bansal, Asgar Ali and Bhawna Chaudhury (2021), “Real earnings management and stock returns: Moderating role of cross-sectional effects”, Asian Journal of Accounting Research.
Manish Bansal, Taab Ahmad Samad and Hajam Abid Bashir, "The sustainability reporting-firm performance nexus: Evidence from a threshold model", Journal of Global Responsibility (Accepted).
Asgar Ali and Manish Bansal, “ Impact of Upward and Downward Earnings Management on Stock returns” South Asian Journal of Business Studies.
“Mandatory CSR Spending: An Opportunity for Brand-Building or a Quasi-Tax?” (with Ajay Adhikari and K.N Badhani).
8th International Accounting Conference 2021, American Accounting Association.
International Conference on Accounting Standards and Creative Accounting 2021, World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology, London, United Kingdom.
Research Seminar Series 2021, Seoul National University, South Korea.
30th Eurasia Business and Economics Society 2020, University of Malaysia, Malaysia.
9th India Finance Conference 2019, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.
7th PAN IIM World Management 2019, Indian Institute of Management Rohtak.
16th AGBA’s Annual World Congress 2019, Millikin University, USA.
8th India Finance Conference 2018, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.
6th PAN IIM World Management Conference 2018, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.
1st Management Education and Research Colloquium (MERC), Indian Institute of Management Kashipur.
Awarded ‘Best Research Paper Award’ at AGBA's 16th World Congress 2019.
Awarded Gold Medal by the Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar in graduation.
The Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) by the UGC, Government of India.
Awarded ‘Brilliant Performance Award’ by Indian Accounting Association in 2013.