Auditing has been a subject of some controversy for many years now, and there have been repeated attempts at reforming the practice of auditing in countries all around the world. Particular controversial issues include the independence of auditors, the dominance of the market by the "Big 4" firms,...
To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge
Developing Regulation in Europe
The reputation of corporate reporting has been in crisis. Trust in the process of financial accounting and auditing has been undermined by a series of high profile scandals involving major corporations, including Enron, Parmalat, Ahold, and Worldcom. In response, regulators and practitioners...
Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge