Dr Julie Harrison

PhD, MTax (Hons), MCom, BCom, CA


Dr Julie Harrison is a senior lecturer in the Department of Accounting and Finance at the University of Auckland Business School. She obtained her PhD in 2008. Prior to joining the University, Julie worked as a tax consultant at Ernst & Young and Deloitte.  She specialised in international tax and transfer pricing. Julie has also worked as a corporate tax accountant and management accountant in New Zealand, Australia, and the United Kingdom. Her research interests include performance measurement, data envelopment analysis, revenue management, international tax, and transfer pricing.

Teaching | Current

ACCTG331  Revenue and Cost Management

ACCTG721  Research in Management Control


  • 2002 New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants - PhD Scholarship
  • 1989 Arthur Young Research Scholarship in Accounting & Finance
  • 1989 T R Johnston Scholarship

Areas of expertise

Management accounting, performance measurement, data envelopment analysis, transfer pricing, taxation.

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Faculty Adviser - Beta Alpha Psi Auckland Chapter

Faculty Staffing Committee

CAANZ Education Board member

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Harrison, J. A. (2015). Chapter 120, Transfer Pricing Rules and Practice In New Zealand. In U. Ruiz (Ed.) Transfer Pricing: Rules and Practice in Selected Countries (M-P). Arlington, Virginia, USA: Tax Management, Inc..
  • Harrison, J., & Keating, M. (2014). The deductibility of Sarbanes-Oxley costs incurred by Australasian companies. Accounting Research Journal, 27 (1), 52-70. 10.1108/ARJ-09-2013-0064
  • Harrison, J. A., Rouse, P., & De Villiers, C. (2012). Accountability and performance measurement: A stakeholder perspective. The Business and Economics Research Journal, 5 (2), 243-258. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Paul Rouse, Charl de Villiers
  • Harrison, J. A., Rouse, P., & Armstrong, J. (2012). Categorical and continuous non-discretionary variables in data envelopment analysis: a comparison of two single-stage models. Journal of Productivity Analysis, 37 (3), 261-276. 10.1007/s11123-011-0239-x
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/16143
  • Harrison, J. A., & Keating, M. (2011). New Zealand's general anti-avoidance provisions: A domestic transfer pricing regime by proxy?. New Zealand Journal of Taxation Law and Policy, 17 (4), 419-442.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/18018


Contact details

Primary office location

Level 5, Room 5117
New Zealand

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