Associate Professor Martien Lubberink

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Associate Professor School of Accounting and Commercial Law


Teaching in 2019


Associate Professor Martien Lubberink completed his PhD in Economics at Groningen University. He has since worked at Maastricht University and at Lancaster University. After his sabbatical year at UNC Chapel Hill, Dr. Lubberink joined De Nederlandsche Bank, the central bank of the Netherlands. Here he contributed to the development of new regulatory capital standards and regulatory capital disclosure standards for banks worldwide and for banks in Europe (Basel III and CRD IV respectively). He also acquired comprehensive expertise on intra-group finance and on capital instrument issuances that qualify for Tier 1 and Tier 2 regulatory bank capital. Dr. Lubberink regularly contributes to the Capital Issues blog, a blog dedicated to advancing knowledge about the complex world of regulatory bank capital. It received favourable press from the Financial Times and it was quoted by Bloomberg.

Dr. Lubberink's regularly writes for, New Zealand’s largest financial website. He has also offered inputs to the international financial press: Bloomberg, The Economist, Euromoney, the Financial Times, Risk Magazine, SNL Financial, and the Wall Street Journal. He advises banks and central banks on bank supervision and contributed to panel discussions on bank capital.

Dr. Lubberink teaches accounting and banking. He taught bank regulation and risk management at Utrecht University, the VU University in Amsterdam, and at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

Dr. Lubberink's research interests focus on the interface between accounting and equity capital.

Achievements and grants

Selected publications

Yizhe Dong, Martien Lubberink, Diandian Ma, Mark Tippett: “Earnings Momentum, Adaptation Value and Nonlinearities in the Valuation of Chinese Equity Stocks” ABACUS, 2019, doi:10.1111/abac.12145.

Lubberink, Martien; and Renders, Annelies (2018): Are Banks' Below-Par Own Debt Repurchases a Cause For Prudential Concern? Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance (JAAF, doi: 10.1177/0148558X17748406)

Yin, Yuan; Peasnell Ken; Lubberink, Martien (2016): Analysts’ stock recommendations, earnings growth and risk. Accounting & Finance.

Lubberink, Martien; Yin, Yuan; Ken Peasnell; and Herbert G. Hunt III (2014): Determinants of Analysts’ Target P/E Multiples. The Journal of Investing.

Lubberink, Martien (2014) More robust Dutch bank capital and transparent regulation, MAB-online

Lubberink, Martien; and Yin, Yuan (2013) Auditor Independence and Incentives,  International Research Journal of Applied Finance

Impink, Joost and Lubberink, Martien, van Praag, Bart and Veenman, David (2012) Did Accelerated Filing Requirements and SOX Section 404 Affect the Timeliness of 10-K Filings? Review of Accounting Studies, 17 (2). 227–253. ISSN 1380-6653

Lubberink, Martien and Wellink, A. H. E. M. (2010) De Nederlandsche Bank en IFRS. In: Zicht op Schilder: Ethiek, controle en toezicht. Amsterdam University, Amsterdam.

Lubberink, Martien and Huijgen, Carel (2010) Earnings conservatism and equity raisings of cross-listed firms. Book chapter in: What is Value? Eds. Feenstra, D., Kramer, M., Schipperijn, J. & Smid, P. Groningen.

Lubberink, Martien and De Kogel, Ries and Numan, Wieteke (2010) The role of fair value accounting during the financial crisis. Book chapter in: In het spoor van de crisis [Tracing the crisis]. De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam. ISBN 9789080478466

Huijgen, Carel and Lubberink, Martien (2005) Earnings conservatism, litigation, and contracting: the case of cross-listed firms. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 32 (7-8). pp. 1275-1309. ISSN 0306-686X

Huijgen, Carel and Lubberink, Martien (2003) Multiple listings and conservatism. [Meervoudige beursnoteringen en conservatisme in de winstbepaling]. Book chapter in: Information and value [Informatie en Waarde], liber amicorum for Prof. Dr. D.W. Feenstra, Groningen, pp. 105-116. ISBN 903671799X

Kolff, Lukas and Huijgen, Carel and Lubberink, Martien (2001) Investment bank reputation and initial public offerings. Tijdschrift voor Corporate Finance (Journal of Corporate Finance, Dutch), 6 (3). pp. 6-15. ISSN 1385-0296

Lubberink, Martien and Huijgen, Carel (2001) A wealth-based explanation for earnings conservatism. European Finance Review, 5 (3). pp. 323-349. ISSN 1382-6662

Lubberink, Martien (2000) Financial Statement Information: the Impact of Investors and Managers. Groningen University, Netherlands. ISBN 90-72591-86-0

Buijink, Willem and Lubberink, Martien (2000) Properties of financial accounting earnings: some recent insights. Monthly Journal of Accountancy and Business (Dutch), 74 (1). pp. 2-11. ISSN 0924-6304

Lubberink, Martien (1998) De waarderelevantie van jaarrekeninggegevens in de periode 1983 – 1995 (The value relevance of financial statement information over the years 1983 – 1995). Tijdschrift voor Bedrijfsadministratie (Dutch Journal of Accounting), 102 (1209). pp. 12-18.


Teaching in 2019