Essays about: "Auditors"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 217 essays containing the word Auditors.

  1. 1. The Internal Auditor's Role in Cybersecurity Governance : A qualitative study about the internal auditor's influence on the people factor of cybersecurity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nikola Simić; [2022]
    Keywords : Internal auditing; Cybersecurity; Assurance; Risk Assessment; Three Lines of Defense;

    Abstract : Internal auditors have a substantial impact on organisations’ governance. Hence this research aims to uncover the practice of internal auditors in Sweden, especially their part in cybersecurity and the people factor. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digitization and Auditors : A study on the impact of digitization on auditors' work during covid-19

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Frida Cavallin; Karl Sjölander; [2022]
    Keywords : audit; digitization; covid-19; technological progress; work process; and digital tools;

    Abstract : Since the beginning of 2020 covid-19 has been declared as a public health crisis. Whatfollowed when restrictions were introduced in the world, were that many people wereforced to work from home. Our study will investigate the work of auditors at the largeraudit firms in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Are Big 4 role models in sustainability reporting? : A content analysis on sustainability reports of Big 4 and Swedish listed companies.

    University essay from Jönköping University

    Author : Almedina Dzankovic; Dea Celami; [2022]
    Keywords : Audit firms; sustainability; sustainability reporting; normative isomorphism; mimetic isomorphism;

    Abstract : Research problem: The purpose of this study is to extend existing knowledge on the determinants of sustainability reporting. Institutional theory, legitimacy theory, CSR and TBL are used to find out if: (1) audit firms’ sustainability reports are an influencing factor on non-audit firms’ sustainability reports, (2) if audit firms’ sustainability reports are an influencing factor on their clients’ sustainability reports. READ MORE

  4. 4. The decision-making process to leave the audit profession : How female senior managers reach their decision to resign

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Carita Ly; Ulrika Karsberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Auditing; Audit Profession; Audit firm; Decision-making process; Female senior manager; Resignation.;

    Abstract : Background/problematization: The audit industry has historically been characterized by male dominance, and it has long been a problem to succeed in retaining women throughout the work life. Female senior managers are influenced by triggering factors that cause them to consider their continuation in the audit profession. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Blockchain Just a Buzz Word or Will It Change The Way of Auditing? An Empirical Study on Blockchain and the Audit Profession

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

    Author : Lisa Tengbom; Elin Carlberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Auditing; Transparency; Efficiency; Quality;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the impact of blockchain technology (BT) on the audit profession, which is a topic that has previously received little attention. Moreover, we contribute to existing research by taking both an internal and external perspective, interviewing auditors and blockchain experts. READ MORE