Sarada employs qualitative research methodology in her research.

Sarada's current research interests are in the following areas:

  • Transnational governance and regulation in accounting, transnational policy networks and communications, role of international organisations in the diffusion and development of international accounting standards
  • Role of nation-states in the diffusion of international accounting standards, negotiations between global and local regulatory bodies; impact of distribution of regulatory powers between the state and professional accounting bodies on accounting regulatory decisions; comparing and contrasting the roles and interests of local and global players in the field of accounting regulation.