Search for dissertations about: "management accounting dissertations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 79 swedish dissertations containing the words management accounting dissertations.

  1. 1. Value-based management - positioning of claimed merits and analysis of application

    University dissertation from Institute of Economic Research

    Author : Peter W Jönsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : management process aspects; adoption; objective; performance measurement; strategic planning; remuneration; MVA; EVA; TBR; CFROI; Accounting; TSR; measurement aspects; management accounting constructs; Value-based management; management accounting; Redovisning; Ekonomi; Business and economics;

    Abstract : Value-based management has attracted considerable interest among organizations and academics in recent years. Responding to calls for case-based research, this thesis describes, analyses and conceptualizes value-based management as a management accounting construct. While previous research has focused on the measures (eg. READ MORE

  2. 2. Management Control in Services. A Contingency Study of Responsibility Accounting in Highly Interactive Services

    University dissertation from CTF - Service Research Center, University of Karlstad S-651 88 Karlstad

    Author : Sven Modell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : responsibility accounting; organizational technology; services; management control; contingency theory; agency theory; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management; Ekonomi; Business and economics;

    Abstract : This report examines the use of management control in services, with particular reference to the role of formal control systems in attributing and devolving responsibility within organizations. The study draws extensively on the service as well as the management control literature and advances an analytical framework based on a process-oriented approach to responsibility accounting. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mapping management accounting and trust : an extended literature review

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Gabriella Wennblom; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; management accounting; trust; system trust; control; performance evaluation; interorganizational relationships; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : More than three decades ago the notion of trust was introduced into the management accounting (MA) literature, and a growing stream of empirical papers elaborating on the relation between MA controls and trust signals the importance andvitality of this research area. However, a closer look at the literature shows that while major insights have been made, there is also considerable confusion around both research models and the meanings of key concepts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creating New Attention in Management Control

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Bjurström; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Business studies; Attention; Attention-directing; Attention-based view of the firm; Framing; Sensemaking; Practice; Practice theory; Knowledge Management; Management Control; Management Accounting; Performance Measurement; Performance Management; Non-financial; Human Resources; Intangible Assets; Employee Health; Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : The need to focus and economize on scarce attention is increasingly being acknowledged within management accounting and control literature. The aim of this study is to investigate how practitioners go about creating new concepts and measurements to induce attention towards new issues and as-pects of strategic importance for the organization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Solid waste management based on cost-benefit analysis using the WAMED model

    University dissertation from Växjö, Kalmar : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Viacheslav Mutavchi; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economic models; economic incentives; solid waste management SWM schemes; baling economics; municipal solid waste MSW management; ecological– economic efficiency ECO-EE ; cost-benefit analysis CBA ; full cost accounting FCA analysis; the WAMED model; the COSTBUSTER model; the EUROPE model.; Environmental technology; Miljöteknik; Business administration; Företagsekonomi; Nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : Efficient waste management enables the protection of human health, reducing environmental pollution, saving of natural resources, and achieving sustainable and profitable management of energy. In many countries, the general guidelines for waste management are set by national or local waste management plans. READ MORE