Her research interests include Management Accounting and Control Systems and practices. More specifically, she is interested in the construction of profitability and costs systems, and financial and social accountability in the public sector (social housing and healthcare). She is also interested in examining surveillance and control systems in contemporary digitized organizations, with a particular interest in ethical aspects and contexts of fraud and accounting scandals (notably in investment banking).
Professor Laguecir has published papers in prestigious academic journals such as Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, the British Journal of Management, and the Organization Studies, International Studies of Management and Organization, Accounting Horizons, Journal of Management Development, and was an invited author of chapters in books. Her work has been presented at various national and international conferences such as the American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting, the Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA), and the European Accounting Association (EAA).
She is also involve in the scientific committee of EAA conferences, and she currently serves as an associate Editor of Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management. In addition, she is currently acting as a reviewer of several academic journals.
Finally, she has taught and designed managerial accounting and control courses at the undergraduate, graduate (MBA, MSc), PhD levels as well as in executive programs for corporate managers.