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Routledge Studies in Accounting

This series explores the roles of Accounting and Accounting theory in the modern world. The series examines research in accounting thought, practice, auditing, principles and ethics as well as international standards and regulation setting. Examining private, public and non-profit sectors, Routledge Studies in Accounting, seeks to advance the scholarly debate by providing cutting edge and insightful research

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1-10 of 16 results in Routledge Studies in Accounting
  1. International Classification of Financial Reporting 3e

    By Christopher Nobes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Financial reporting practices differ widely between countries and this has far-reaching implications for multinational businesses. Over more than a century, there have been attempts to classify countries into groups by similarities of practices. With the recent spread of International Financial...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Accounting in Politics

    Devolution and Democratic Accountability

    Edited by Mahmoud Ezzamel, Noel Hyndman, Åge Johnsen, Irvine Lapsley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book looks at the effectiveness of the 1999 restructuring of the UK through the establishment of the Scottish Parliament and the Assemblies for Northern Ireland and Wales, considering the process of devolution and its consequences on the key mechanisms of accounting and democratic...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Accounting for Goodwill

    By Andrea Beretta Zanoni

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book provides an illuminating analysis of Internally Generated Goodwill from a strategic point of view. The author launches his strategic analysis from a foundational understanding of Internally Generated Goodwill as determined largely in relationship to intangible resources and...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Accounting in Networks

    Edited by Håkan Håkansson, Kalle Kraus, Johnny Lind

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting in Networks is the first book that in a comprehensive way covers the emerging issue of accounting and control in horizontal relations across legally independent organizations. During the last 20 years, organisations have shown an increased interest in collaborations that cross company...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. A Journey into Accounting Thought

    By Louis Goldberg

    Edited by Stewart Leech

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book explores the role of accountants in business and society. The final work of Louis Goldberg, Professor Emeritus at the University of Melbourne, it aims to raise awareness of the existence and importance of fundamental issues that are often ignored or by-passed in contemporary discussion of...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Accounting, Accountants and Accountability

    By Norman Macintosh

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    In the business world, recent years have seen a growing acknowledgement of the value of intangible assets rather than physical assets. This has precipitated a crisis in the accounting industry: the accounting representations relied upon for years can no longer be taken for granted. Here, Norman...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Accounting and Order

    By Mahmoud Ezzamel

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book draws on ancient Egyptian inscriptions in order to theorize the relationship between accounting and order. It focuses especially on the performative power of accounting in producing and sustaining order in society. It explores how accounting intervened in various domains of the ancient...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Nature of Accounting Regulation

    By Ian Dennis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting standards are an essential element in the regulation of current financial reporting. Standard setters promulgate such standards, and companies and professional accountants follow them in preparing financial reports. Although much has been written about the history of standard setting,...

    Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Accounting and Business Economics

    Insights from National Traditions

    Edited by Yuri Biondi, Stefano Zambon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    The recent financial crisis has sparked debates surrounding the nature and role of accounting in informing capital markets and regulatory bodies about the financial performance and position of a firm. These debates have drawn attention to the broader implications of accounting for the economy and...

    Published December 17th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Accounting and Distributive Justice

    By John Flower

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting and Distributive Justice challenges the basic assumptions on which the current practice of financial reporting is based. It argues that the objective of financial reporting should be to contribute to the achievement of distributive justice and not the optimal allocation of resources as...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. International Classification of Financial Reporting 3e
    By Christopher Nobes
    To Be Published August 8th 2014
  2. Fraud in Financial Statements
    By Julie E. Margret, Geoffrey Peck
    To Be Published December 31st 2014

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