Rune Nygård

Assistant Professor

USN School of Business
Department of Business, History and Social Sciences
Campus Vestfold (C3-116)

Responsibilities

Lecturer:

Introduction to Accounting (REG1000)

Financial accounting and analysis (FIN1000)

Corporate Social responsibility, Accounting regulation & Business Models (OFF3000/RFF3000)

Competences

Experience as manager in the financial sector before joining academia in 2016. Responsibilities included revenue accounting, investment banking and compliance. Leadership experience from the Royal Norwegian Navy.  

Research areas:

  • Stakeholders’ awareness of, and interaction with, sustainable business initiatives in the Norwegian salmon farming industry.
  • Value relevance of fundamental accounting data.
  • Digitalization in the financial sector and auditing / accounting. Impact on business models.

 

 

CV

Masters degree in International Accounting (2004). Edith Cowan University. Perth, Western Australia.

Publications

Nygård, R. (2020): Trends in environmental CSR at the Oslo Seafood Index: A market value approach, Aquaculture Economics & Management, DOI: 10.1080/13657305.2019.1708996

Nygård, R. (2019). Digitalisering i norske banker: Lærdom for regnskapsbransjen. I Gårseth-Nesbakk, L., Baksaas, K.M., Gustavsen, T. (Red.), Trender og utfordringer i regnskap og revisjon (27-40). Bergen: Fagbokforlaget.

Opsahl, A., og Nygård, R. (2019). Digitaliseringsfokuset i revisjonsbransjen. I Gårseth-Nesbakk, L., Baksaas, K.M., Gustavsen, T. (Red.), Trender og utfordringer i regnskap og revisjon (41-56). Bergen: Fagbokforlaget.

Misund, B., & Nygård, R. (2018). Big Fish: Valuation of the World’s Largest Salmon Farming Companies. Marine Resource Economics, 33(3) ,245-261. https://doi.org/10.1086/698447

Conference presentations:

Nygård, Rune, Asche, Frank
The effects of regulation on Salmon Aquaculture stocks. Oral presentation. Aquaculture 2020, Honolulu; 2020-02-09 - 2020-02-12.
 

Nygård, Rune.
Trends in Environmental CSR Reporting in public Salmon Farming Companies: A market value approach. Oral presentation. Aquaculture 2019, New Orleans; 2019-03-07 - 2019-03-11
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Misund, Bård; Nygård, Rune
Big Fish: Valuation of the world's largest salmon farming companies. Oral presentation. IIFET Seattle 2018; 2018-07-16 - 2018-07-22
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