Essays about: "accounting framework"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 154 essays containing the words accounting framework.

  1. 1. The factors influencing students’ career choices towards the accounting profession in Sweden

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Noela Yenge Massa; Per Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Accounting profession; shortage of labour; students’ beliefs; Theory of Reasoned Action TRA ;

    Abstract : Purpose – This thesis aimed at investigating students’ beliefs influencing their personal attitudes and subjective norms not to choose the accounting profession by using the simplified Theory of Reasoned Action (TRA) model. Theoretical framework – This study used the simplified TRA model to investigate the beliefs that influence students not to choose the accounting profession. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability reporting and the related challenges of the United Nations Global Compact signatories : A qualitative study in the Nordic region

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Donata Nissim; Tatenda Mugwira; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Social Responsibility; GRI; UNGC; SDGs; Sustainability reporting; Nordic region; Challenges; Non - Financial disclosure; Sustainability accounting; Materiality assessment .;

    Abstract : Sustainability has been one of the most discussed topics among the business worldand society for the last decade. The globally growing concern about sustainability related issues has led to businesses and non-businesses meet the demand of their stakeholders by producing a sustainability report to demonstrate their work and development in sustainability and how they have measured it. READ MORE

  3. 3. An institutional logics perspective on management accounting changes following acquisitions

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

    Author : Filip Landare; Cassandra Linder; [2018]
    Keywords : Management accounting change; Acquisitions; Institutional complexity;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the management accounting change (MAC) following a number of acquisitions of professional service firms made by the firm ProCorp. The MAC took place in an environment characterized by institutional complexity where the acquiring firm was guided by a 'business logic' whereas the acquired organisations were guided by a 'professional logic'. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Promotions on Store Visits: A Counterfactual Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Joel Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Promotion; potential outcomes; counterfactual analysis; treatment effects; panel data econometrics; spatio-temporal; Mathematics and Statistics; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis empirically quantifies the impact of promotions on store visits in the Swedish grocery retailing sector with nationally representative panel data on household purchases of ground coffee. Using the potential outcomes framework, the impact is calculated as the difference between outcomes with promotion and their counterfactuals estimated with two regression models. READ MORE

  5. 5. Calculations Sparking Innovation Development - A case study investigating the role of accounting calculations in innovation processes within socio-technical systems

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

    Author : Joakim Aronsson; Per Asplund; [2018]
    Keywords : Accounting Calculations; Innovation; Socio-technical Systems;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the use of accounting calculations in innovation processes during socio- technical change. While previous research has elaborated on accounting's role in innovation development within single organizations, limited focus has been given to accounting calculations' role in large systems, often referred to as socio-technical systems. READ MORE