Search for dissertations about: "Audit quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 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; Bino Catasús; Keith Robson; [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; Tobias Svanström; Stefan Sundgren; Mara Cameran; [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. Audit regulation and auditor disclosures: Essays on the consequences of ISA 701

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Seyed Mahmoud Hosseinniakani; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Audit regulation; auditor disclosures; key audit matters; ISA 701; audit quality; capital market; management disclosures; earnings management;

    Abstract : Auditing regulations have changed over time, with the aim of increasing the quality of the audit process and audit report that assist stakeholders in decision-making. Such changes include the recent revisions and introduction of International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), which aim to enhance transparency and the value of information presented in the audit report. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Vanja Nyberg; Mehmed Novo; Jan Ekholm; [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. The Auditor at Work : A study of auditor practice in Big 4 audit firms

    University dissertation from Lund : Department of Business Administration, School of Economics and Management, Lund University

    Author : Pernilla Broberg; Anne Loft; Torbjörn Tagesson; Bino Catasús; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Auditing; Auditors; Practice; Profession; Structure; Judgment; Comfort; Audit quality; Audit firm; Big 4;

    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