Search for dissertations about: "Audit quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 swedish dissertations containing the words Audit quality.

  1. 1. Framing Audit Failure : Four studies on audit quality discomforts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Thomas Carrington; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; auditing; audit failure; framing; disciplinary cases; comfort; discomforts; actor-network theory; audit quality; voice; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to analyze the practice of auditing in terms of how relevant actors frame audit failure. This aim is explored in four different articles. The first article examines and develops the idea of auditing as a comfort-producing activity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Audit teams and audit quality a sustainable development goal perspective

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Alice Annelin; Umeå universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; audit teams; team structure; team stress; team distance; team equality; team sustainability;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the influence of audit teams on audit quality and produces a conceptual analysis through the perspective of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) framework (United Nations, 2017). Four articles study four different audit team factors, namely audit team hierarchical structures, team stress, team psychological distances and team equality. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Auditor at Work – A study of auditor practice in Big 4 audit firms

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Pernilla Broberg; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Auditing; Auditors; Practice; Profession; Structure; Judgment; Comfort; Audit quality; Audit firm; Big 4; auditors; practice; profession; structure; judgment; comfort; audit quality; audit firms;

    Abstract : By combining different aspects of auditing and by focusing on the individual auditor and observing auditors at work, this dissertation explores the auditing concept. It focuses on activities carried out by auditors in local settings and how the macro-level phenomenon of “auditing” is realised in micro-level, day-to-day audit work. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pain rehabilitation in Sweden a quality registry study

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Vanja Nyberg; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : chronic pain; pain-related disability; pain rehabilitation; registry study; sick leave benefits; audit;

    Abstract : Background: Chronic pain, defined as non-malignant pain emanating from the musculoskeletal system, may limit everyday activities, social functioning and the quality of social and working life for individuals, creating disability as well as incurring high economic and public costs for society. Controlled studies show that cognitive-behavioural interdisciplinary rehabilitation has a positive effect on functioning in patients who have been disabled by chronic non-malignant pain conditions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Benchmarking e-learning in higher education:Lessons learned from international projects

    University dissertation from Juvenes Print

    Author : Ebba Ossiannilsson; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; benchlearning; benchmark; benchmarking; e-learning open learning; quality; quality assurance; quality enhancement; success factors;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Finnish Yliopistokoulutus on tällä vuosisadalla suurien haasteiden edessä. Yksilöllinen, joustava ja avoin opetus ovat tärkeimpiä kehitystä ajavia voimia. Tässä ympäristössä opetuksen laatuvaatimukset ovat tärkeitä. Tämä laadullinen monitapaustutkimus keskittyy e-lerningin benchmarkkaukseen yliopistoissa. READ MORE