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Andrew Coulson

Senior Lecturer

Department: Newcastle Business School

Andrew Coulson MA, ACA, BA., is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Taxation. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and joined NBS in 1992. He has acted in a consultative capacity to the National Employment Savings Trust in relation to the implementation of the new national government pension scheme, and to local firms of solicitors. He has also lectured short courses to the corporate law department of Ernst & Young Athens and to the National Bank of Ukraine on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).

Andrew has written two published texts: Accounting for Solicitors (3rd edition) and The Fundamentals of Taxation (4th edition) and a University Guide on objective testing. He is also the Lead Writer for a professional accounting body exam paper which examines IFRSs, and the Chief Examiner for a synoptic assessment.

Andrew's primary research interest is corporate disclosure and the efficiency of betting exchange markets.

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Red Guides paper 31 Objective testing, Coulson, A. Sep 2015
  • IASB Conceptual Framework: Qualitative characteristics of useful information., Coulson, A. Mar 2012, In: Accounting Technician
  • An essential guide to accounting for leases, Coulson, A. Mar 2011, In: Accounting Technician
  • Drafting consolidated financial statements, Coulson, A. May 2011, In: Accounting Technician
  • Financial decision making [2nd edition], Coulson, A. 24 Aug 2011
  • Statements of cash flow, Coulson, A. Jul 2011, In: Accounting Technician
  • An illustrative guide to financial statements, Coulson, A. Apr 2010, In: Accounting Technician
  • Earnings per share and events after the reporting period, Coulson, A. Nov 2010, In: Accounting Technician
  • Intangible assets: An essential guide, Coulson, A. Apr 2010, In: Accounting Technician
  • A cross-national analysis of the determinants of disclosure in the corporate reports of small listed companies., Coulson, A. Dec 2009


  • Accountancy Certificate September 01 1992
  • PGCE September 01 1992

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