Essays about: "The Role Of Accounting In Economic Development"

Found 5 essays containing the words The Role Of Accounting In Economic Development.

  1. 1. The unfinished convergence between East and West Germany: Patterns of Scale and Agglomeration Effects in East Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Tim Leister; [2017]
    Keywords : scale effects; agglomeration effects; economic convergence; East Germany; economic integration; new economic geography; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Since the economic convergence between East and West Germany has come to a halt, the lack of scale and agglomeration effects is assumed to be contributing to this trend of stagnation. This paper studies the development of patterns of these effects in East Germany with an emphasis on the German reunification and economic integration process while accounting for asymmetries between East and West. READ MORE

  2. 2. The EU’s Adoption of IFRS and the Implication for China : In the Perspective of Accounting Quality and Information Comparability

    University essay from

    Author : Shufen Deng; [2013]
    Keywords : IFRS; EU; accounting quality; information comparability; earning management; value relevance; timely loss recognition; information asymmetry; cost of capital; analyst forecast accuracy; information transfer; cross-country investment;

    Abstract : Globalization has led to the growth of international financial markets, as one of the results, the EU adopted IFRS in 2005 to meet the need of accounting globalization and harmonization. This action has triggered a debate about whether the adoption of IFRS is beneficial to accounting quality and information comparability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ground heat pump in combination with district heating for a multi-dwelling building in Gävle

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för bygg- energi- och miljöteknik

    Author : Mariona Torrent Lluch; [2012]
    Keywords : District heating; ground heat pump;

    Abstract : Environment has become a major concern for society, which awareness of the importance of an environmentally respectful development has been growing during the last decades. Economic reasons have encompassed this transition to a more planet friendly conception of human development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Water resources development: opportunities for increased agricultural production in Nigeria

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema vatten i natur och samhälle

    Author : Emmanuel Gbenga Olagunju; [2007]
    Keywords : agriculture; biotechnology; crude oil; fadama; GDP; irrigation; productivity; population and water resources;

    Abstract : Agriculture has been the backbone of the economy in Nigeria providing employment and source of livelihood for the increasing population and accounting for over half of the GDP of the Nigeria economy at independence in 1960. However, the role it plays in the regional and economic development of the country has diminished over the years due to the dominant role of the crude oil sector in the economy. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Theory of Corporate Governance for the EC: Assessing the economic and legal peculiarities as starting point for policy making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Juan Pablo Moreno; [2006]
    Keywords : European Affairs; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis provides a critical overview of the development of corporate governance practices in the EC. It seeks to determine if the Community should follow the US response to corporate governance fallouts or instead promote its own practices, taking into consideration the legal and economic backgrounds of the Member States. READ MORE