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Professor Lukas Löhlein

Institute of Management Accounting and Control

Research Interests

  • (Interpretive) Qualitative accounting research
  • Business analytics in management accounting
  • Accounting profession and accounting institutions
 
Academic Positions
DateUniversityPosition
since 01/2023WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, GermanyChair of Management Accounting & Control, Director of the Institute of Management Accounting and Control (with Marko Reimer and Utz Schäffer)
03/2017 - 12/2022WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, GermanyAssistant Professor
Education
DateUniversityPosition
10/2015 - 02/2017London School of Economics and Political Science, LondonPostdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Accounting
09/2014 - 12/2014London School of Economics and Political Science, LondonVisiting Research Student at the Department of Accounting
07/2012 - 01/2016University of Luxembourg, LuxembourgPh.D. Student at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
09/2010 - 05/2012Zeppelin University, FriedrichshafenM.A. in Corporate Management and Economics
10/2007 - 08/2010University of Konstanz, KonstanzB.A. in Political and Administrative Science, Year abroad University of Richmond, Richmond, U.S.A. (2009/2010)
Activities and Functions
Positions at WHUDirector Code of Conduct (since 2023; Committee Member since 2019)

 

Publications

Management Group

Detzen, D., Löhlein, L. (accepted pre-print), Valuing soccer players: on the valuation dynamics of an online user community, Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal.

Management Group

Reilley, J., Löhlein, L. (2023), Theorizing (and) the future of interdisciplinary accounting research, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, Vol. 93, 102578.

Management Group

Repenning, N., Löhlein, L., Schäffer, U. (2022), Emotions in accounting: a review to bridge the paradigmatic divide, European Accounting Review, Vol. 31 (1), pp. 241-267.

Management Group

Goretzki, L., Löhlein, L., Schäffer, U., Schmidt, A., Strauß, E. (2022), Exploring the role of metaphors in social-identity construction: the case of the German controller, European Accounting Review, Vol. 31 (4), pp. 877-903.

Management Group

Crvelin, D., Löhlein, L. (2022), Commensuration by form: lists and accounting in collective action networks, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 100, 101333.

Management Group

Löhlein, L., Huber, C. (2024), The end of audit: spectacle and love in the audit society, Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, Vol. 21 (1), pp. 65-76.

Management Group

Loscher, G., Löhlein, L., Lenz, H. (2021), Dual roles and blurred identities: a framing contest between professional associations in a local strategic action field, European Accounting Review, Vol. 30 (3), pp. 503-529.

Management Group

Löhlein, L., Müßig, A. (2020), At the boundaries of institutional theorizing: individual entrepreneurship in episodes of regulatory change, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 83, 101102.

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