Thomas graduated from the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany, specialising in Auditing and Corporate Finance. Subsequently, Thomas obtained an MPhil and a PhD from the Manchester Business School. His main research interest lies in corporate communication, especially trading updates and management forecasts. Thomas is on the editorial board of ABR and regularly reviews, on an ad-hoc basis, for other international journals like EAR and JBFA. Thomas holds/held a number of large/small ESRC grants. Thomas welcomes PhD applications in areas like corporate disclosure and market-based accounting research.
Humphrey, C., Kiseleva, O. & Schleicher, T. 2017. A time-series analysis of the scale of coercive self-citation and its effect on impact factors and journal rankings. Working Paper, University of Manchester, 43 pages.
Kiseleva, O. & Schleicher, T. 2016. Muted market response to company news: Lack of credibility or lack of surprise? Working Paper, University of Manchester, 45 pages.