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New and Published Books

  1. Auditing Theory

    By Ian Dennis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Auditing Theory draws on modern philosophical explanations of rule-governed practices to provide an innovative theory of auditing underpinning auditing practice. A key aim of the book is to identify the objectives of auditing in the context of corporate financial reporting, and to illuminate the...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Certification for Organisations and Products

    Management approaches and operational tools

    By Tiberio Daddi, Fabio Iraldo, Francesco Testa

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

    Environmental certification is an effective tool for managing the environmental impact of companies, leveraging their competitive capabilities and ensuring their compliance with environmental principles. A growing number of countries across the world are adopting this practice and the growth of new...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Fraud in Financial Statements

    By Julie E. Margret, Geoffrey Peck

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    As the monetary cost of fraud escalates globally, and the ensuing confidence in financial markets deteriorates, the international demand for quality in financial statements intensifies. But what constitutes quality in financial statements? This book examines financial statement fraud, a topical and...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Companion to Auditing

    Edited by David Hay, W. Robert Knechel, Marleen Willekens

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Auditing has been a subject of some controversy, and there have been repeated attempts at reforming its practice globally. This comprehensive companion surveys the state of the discipline, including emerging and cutting-edge trends. It covers the most important and controversial issues, including...

    Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Investor Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting

    By Jane Thostrup Jagd

    Reporting organizations' corporate social responsibility activities is difficult - a lack of regulation means that the communication of these activities varies significantly and there is a multitude of ways in which mistakes can be made. The author provides the tools and insights required to...

    Published August 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Some Early Contributions to the Study of Audit Judgment (RLE Accounting)

    By Robert H. Ashton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Although there has been increased emphasis on research that attempts to understand, evaluate and improve audit decision making in recent years it is less well-known that some noteworthy contributions to the study of audit judgment were made in the 1950s and 1960s. This anthology contains five such...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Management Audit Approach in Writing Business History (RLE Accounting)

    A Comparison with Kennedy’s Technique on Railroad History

    By Allen L. Bures

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This study adds both knowledge and method in the writing of business history. The author proposes that a preliminary management audit can be devised and utilized to gather data, analyse and compare longitudinally the quality of management existing in organizations. This book modifies a...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  8. From the Companies Act of 1929 to the Companies Act of 1948 (RLE: Accounting)

    A Study of Change in the Law and Practice of Accounting

    By Paul Bircher

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    The accounting provisions of the Companies Act 1948 (CA48) represented a major change from the provisions of preceding company legislation, the Companies Act 1929 (CA29). CA48 contained radically different accounting and auditing provisions from those of any previous enactment and represented a...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  9. British Audit Practice 1884-1900 (RLE Accounting)

    A Case Law Perspective

    Edited by Roy A. Chandler, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book sheds light on the nature of the late nineteenth century audit by reference to the views expressed in 26 legal cases. The treatment of late nineteenth century legal issues which might appear somewhat unbalanced, viewed from today’s stand-point, is shown to be more even handed when seen...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Recurring Issues in Auditing (RLE Accounting)

    Professional Debate 1875-1900

    Edited by Roy A. Chandler, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book gives a flavour of the issues that concerned auditing practitioners more than one hundred years ago and which retain a certain relevance to us today. The material is arranged chronologically and thereby emphasizes the interconnections between the issues as well as conveying the...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge