Search for dissertations about: "Responsibility accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the words Responsibility accounting.

  1. 1. Roles of accounting information in managerial work

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University

    Author : Cecilia Gullberg; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting information; Managerial work; Managers; Management Accounting Systems; Accounting information systems; Informational resources; Construction industry;

    Abstract : Managerial work has been described as fragmented, action-oriented, and highly interpersonal, leaving limited room for formal planning and analysis. Even so, managers are expected to engage with accounting information for planning and analysing their area of responsibility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Roles of Accounting Information in Managerial Work

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Cecilia Gullberg; Jan Lindvall; Alf Westelius; Matti Skoog; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting information; Managerial work; Managers; Management Accounting Systems; Accounting information systems; Informational resources; Construction industry; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Managerial work has been described as fragmented, action-oriented, and highly interpersonal, leaving limited room for formal planning and analysis. Even so, managers are expected to engage with accounting information for planning and analysing their area of responsibility. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organizational technology; responsibility accounting; services; management control; contingency theory; agency theory; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management;

    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

  4. 4. Accounting for cooperation : case study of swedish vertical supply relationships

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Zita Ambrutyte; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : During the last decades a combination of business trends has caused companies to rely increasingly on relationships with other firms. Despite the popularity of inter-organizational relationships, evidence shows that many inter-organizational relationships fall short of meeting the expectations of their participants or fall for other reasons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bridging the GAAP? IFRS in accounting practice

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Berit Hartmann; Jan Mouritsen; Robert Picard; Andrea Mennicken; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) come to act within an organizational context. In particular, the thesis explores how the requirements for goodwill accounting and leasing influence organizational calculative practices, transforming and shaping operations management. READ MORE