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Articles in the Research & Reference category

Routledge has an illustrious history in research and reference publishing. You can explore this area of the site to learn more about our featured research, reference, monographs, handbooks and major works in Finance & Accounting. In addition, you can visit one of following areas for broad representation of our reference publishing program:

Recent Research & Reference Articles

  1. Routledge Paperbacks Direct website


    A growing selection of our Finance & Accounting hardback monographs are now available for individual purchase in paperback. These books are only available directly from Routledge

  2. Two Hundred Years of Accounting Research is now available in Paperback!

    "This book is an extremely valuable addition to the accounting literature, and is a tribute to Mattessich and the scholarship that he has pursued for more than fifty years. He has certainly proved to be a major contributor to accounting thought not only as a methodologist and historian but as a teacher, and this book demonstrated the breadth of that scholarship. It is highly recommended for all serious would-be accounting scholars." -- Professor Michael Gaffikin, Accounting History

    This is the first and only book to offer a comprehensive survey of accounting research on a broad international scale for the last two centuries

  3. Featured Book: Accounting and Distributive Justice

    This book challenges the assumptions on which the current practice of financial reporting is based. Flower uses the stakeholder theory of the firm to show that companies have a responsibility to achieve distributive justice, and the company’s accounts could play an important role in fulfilling this responsibility.

  4. Featured Book: Insights from Accounting History

    A collection of 17 previously published articles on contemporary accounting history from 1962 to 2007, focusing mainly on the evolution of the standard-setting process, biographies of major accounting writers, and on the evolution of the accountancy profession and audit practice, together with a lengthy introduction by the author.

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