Essays about: "Strategic management accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Strategic management accounting.

  1. 1. Value Creation with Lean Accounting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Muhammad Abdus Samad; Yumeng Shu; Kateryna Ogar; [2017]
    Keywords : lean accounting; Strategic management accounting; target costing; time-driven activity based costing; value chain management.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The study adapts on the cybernetic controls part of the framework of Malmi and Brown (2008) elaborating the discussion to resolve the limitations of traditional accounting practices with the combination of modern accounting techniques. Since some conventional practices of accounting are no longer commensurate to the contemporary lean manufacturing environment, the emerging techniques come in place. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transcending autonomy and control through management accounting: A neoliberal perspective on MCS in the knowledge-intensive firm

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Victoria Scheer; Carl Lekvall; [2017]
    Keywords : Management Control Systems; Knowledge-intensive firms; Foucault; Neo-liberalism;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine how Management Control Systems (MCSs) can balance the tension between autonomy and control in knowledge-intensive firms (KIFs). The study was carried out by conducting an in-depth single-case study at the Swedish branch of an international management consulting firm. READ MORE

  3. 3. Determinants of Decommissioning Provision Disclosures: Empirical evidence from energy entities listed on EU-regulated markets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexandra Holm; Jetmire Isufi; [2016-09-20]
    Keywords : Decommissioning provision; IAS 37; Disclosure quality; Discount rate; Impression Management;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Opportunities to realize benefits of IT investments: A case study of a shared service center at Atlas Copco

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Nathalie Andrén; Johan Nilsson Wall; [2016-09-15]
    Keywords : Management control; Cybernetic controls; Balanced Scorecard; Contingency; IT investments; Strategic Alignment; Strategic Emphasis; Information Systems;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The Interrelations of Intrafirm Management Control and Inter-organizational Relationships - A study of sponsorship activities within elite sports clubs

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Marcus Kristensson; Gabriel Spetz; [2016]
    Keywords : Management Control; Interfirm Relationships; Intrafirm Management Accounting; Sponsorship Management; Control Package;

    Abstract : This paper adds to the emerging stream of literature on the interrelations between intra- and interfirm management control by looking into how various forms of collaborations influence, and are in turn influenced, by internal management control systems (MCS). We draw theoretically on Merchant & Van der Stede's (2003) result, action, personnel and cultural controls, which are used as a package to analyze mutual influences between the firm and its various collaborations. READ MORE