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  1. 1. Roles of Accounting Information in Managerial Work

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Cecilia Gullberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi; 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. Making Accounting Matter A Study of the Constitutive Practices of Accounting Framers

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Charlotta Bay; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; constitutive role; interpretation; accounting framer; private sphere; identification design practices; representation; social construction; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The idea of accounting as a constitutive means, making people think and act in particular ways, is well established in the social strand of accounting literature. In professional organisations, for example, accounting is claimed to be critical to processes of turning people into rational and responsible economic actors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Accounting in the field of governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Sabina Du Rietz; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Administration; företagsekonomi; accounting; corporate; governance; field; investors; trade unions; accountability; technology;

    Abstract : Corporate governance phenomena have traditionally been, and are still, studied foremost as relationships between principals and agents. Studies of how accounting plays out in corporate governance settings rather share the interest in hierarchical influence than challenge it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Accounting and auditing in municipal organisations – Four papers on accounting compliance and audit costs

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Mattias Haraldsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting Transparency Accountability Compliance Auditing Public Sector;

    Abstract : This thesis is a quantitative study of accounting compliance and audit costs in Swedish municipal organisations, consisting of four papers. Three of the papers explore factors that explain accounting compliance concerning financial reporting and revenue recognition in Swedish municipal water, sewerage and solid waste management organisations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Representing Performance | Performing Representation Ontology in accounting practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University

    Author : Andreas Sundström; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting; Ontology; Commensuration; Distance; Performance measurement; Praxiography; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Social studies of accounting have drawn attention to the dubious role of accounting as a representational link between organizational realities and action. Based on five years immersion with performance management and board work in a theatre company, this thesis inquires into the ontological significance of accounting practices. READ MORE