Moerman, Lee C. Associate Professor

Discipline Leader - Accounting

  • Faculty of Business
  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Top Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Impact Story


  • <p><strong>Centrelink Prosecutions at the Employment/Benefit Nexus: A Case Study of Wollongong<br /><br /></strong>The study examined Centrelink social security fraud prosecutions dealt with by Legal Aid NSW Wollongong office for the period 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2010.  Wollongong provided a typical demographic profile of Centrelink prosecutions in New South Wales. </p><p>The report examines the effects of unpredictable and fluctuating pay on the recipients of income at the employment/benefit nexus. The uncertainty of insecure work increases the risk of under-declaring income and, therefore, Centrelink recipients are vulnerable to criminal prosecution for social security fraud.</p><p><strong></strong>What started as a request to provide evidence of the hardship faced by casual and part-time employees navigating insecure work and the social security system actually had impact. Following publication of our report <a href="http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/5719839" target="_blank" rel="noopener">"Centrelink Prosecutions at the Employment/Benefit Nexus"</a> and written and oral submissions to the<em> ACTU Independent Inquiry into Insecure Work in Australia, </em>we made a difference to the millions of Australians seeking permanent work.<em> </em></p>

Available as Research Supervisor

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Understanding Association Between the Characteristics of Corporate Governance and Intellectual Capital.
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) the Impact of Implementing Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) Systems on the Performance of Saudi Firms: Using Balanced Scorecard Approach Alharthi, Amal
    Doctor of Philosophy Political and Social Consequences of Transfer Pricing El Hamad, Walid
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Entrepreneurial Decision-Making and Expertise Acquisition: A Study Among Sri Lankan Microfinance Borrowers Ranabahu Mudiyanselage, Nadeera

Keywords


  • Social and Environmental Accounting, interdisciplinary accounting

Full Name


  • Assoc/Prof Lee C. Moerman

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Top Publications


Selected Publications


Impact Story


  • <p><strong>Centrelink Prosecutions at the Employment/Benefit Nexus: A Case Study of Wollongong<br /><br /></strong>The study examined Centrelink social security fraud prosecutions dealt with by Legal Aid NSW Wollongong office for the period 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2010.  Wollongong provided a typical demographic profile of Centrelink prosecutions in New South Wales. </p><p>The report examines the effects of unpredictable and fluctuating pay on the recipients of income at the employment/benefit nexus. The uncertainty of insecure work increases the risk of under-declaring income and, therefore, Centrelink recipients are vulnerable to criminal prosecution for social security fraud.</p><p><strong></strong>What started as a request to provide evidence of the hardship faced by casual and part-time employees navigating insecure work and the social security system actually had impact. Following publication of our report <a href="http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/5719839" target="_blank" rel="noopener">"Centrelink Prosecutions at the Employment/Benefit Nexus"</a> and written and oral submissions to the<em> ACTU Independent Inquiry into Insecure Work in Australia, </em>we made a difference to the millions of Australians seeking permanent work.<em> </em></p>

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Understanding Association Between the Characteristics of Corporate Governance and Intellectual Capital.
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) the Impact of Implementing Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) Systems on the Performance of Saudi Firms: Using Balanced Scorecard Approach Alharthi, Amal
    Doctor of Philosophy Political and Social Consequences of Transfer Pricing El Hamad, Walid
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Entrepreneurial Decision-Making and Expertise Acquisition: A Study Among Sri Lankan Microfinance Borrowers Ranabahu Mudiyanselage, Nadeera

Keywords


  • Social and Environmental Accounting, interdisciplinary accounting

Full Name


  • Assoc/Prof Lee C. Moerman

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility