Essays about: "Blockchain Accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Blockchain Accounting.

  1. 1. Blockchain in Big Four accounting firms : an explorative study of the discursive institutional work of Big Four accounting firms in blockchain

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

    Author : Xijia Luo; [2021]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Institutional work; Audit; Professionals;

    Abstract : Purpose - This thesis aims to explore the discursive institutional work conducted by Big Four accounting firms in front of the emergent of blockchain technology which might bring a disruptive influence not only to audit industry but also to their clients in all sectors. Design/methodology/approach - This thesis builds upon a qualitative case study of the Big Four accounting firms. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blockchain accounting: claiming professional legitimacy through disruptive narratives

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

    Author : Carl Hurtig; Annahita Nikavar; [2019]
    Keywords : Accounting and auditing; Blockchain; Digital technology; Domain change; Institutional work;

    Abstract : Purpose - This thesis aims to explore how and why accounting firms engage in adopting emerging, potentially disruptive technologies such as blockchain as part of their professional domain. While previous research has addressed blockchain's potential impact on accounting systems, the current study focuses on its institutional implications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Determinants of digitalization in the accounting function : A quantitative study

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Negin Ghorbani; [2019]
    Keywords : Automated accounting; Blockchain; Big data; Cloud accounting; Digitalization in accounting; Digitalization; Technology of accounting; Profession skills; and Accountant skills.;

    Abstract : Technology grows continuously within the accounting field. A lot of new technologies have been invented in order to make facilities for the accountants and increase the quality of their performance, but there is less research on what accountants need based on the characteristics of the firm that they work for. READ MORE

  4. 4. The adoption of distributed ledger technology in trade and export finance operations of Swedish banks

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Gustaf Blidholm; Mathias Johnson; [2018]
    Keywords : Blockchain; DLT; distributed ledger; finance; technology; FinTech; bank; trade finance; export; cost reduction; efficiency; Sweden; innovation; diffusion;

    Abstract : Centralized data storage and reconciliation by trusted intermediaries has historically put financial systems in the hands of a single central parties. The emergence of bitcoin and blockchain, combined with the 2008 financial crisis, has shifted the Swedish financial sector’s traditional perspectives on democratization, centralization, transparency and automation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Disruption of the current utility business by utilizing EV charging infrastructure to unlock grid flexibility : Possibilities for Blockchain technology

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Olga Jensen; [2018]
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    Abstract : Den europeiska energisektorn genomgår numera en viktig övergång från en centraliserad elkraftförsörjning till distribuerad elproduktion från förnybara källor. Dessutom leder utfasningen av fossila bränslen till en ökning av antalet elfordon (här EV). READ MORE