Essays about: "Sociological accounting"

Found 2 essays containing the words Sociological accounting.

  1. 1. Reflecting Reality or Shaping Reality? A Qualitative Case Study of the Intra-Organisational Interpretation and Mobilisation of IFRS 15

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

    Author : Pauline Henriksson Rahm; Alexandra Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : IFRS implementation; Accounting-related regulatory frameworks; IFRS 15; Sociological accounting; Boundary-work;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the introduction of the revenue recognition standard, IFRS 15, into a global, multinational organisation. Through a single, qualitative case study based on semi-structured interviews, it aims to examine the intra-organisational interpretation and mobilisation of IFRS 15. READ MORE

  2. 2. Depression in the aftermath of eviction : A one-year follow-up study of a disruptive housing life event

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Carin Qvarfordt Eisenstein; [2016]
    Keywords : eviction; depression; life event; housing; home; place; Sweden;

    Abstract : Eviction from housing is an institutionalized social process affecting millions in the western world, but very little is understood about its impact on people’s lives. Guided by George Brown and Tirril Harris’s landmark sociological research on disruptive life events, together with evidence that home is an important ‘place’, this study aims to contribute to an understanding of eviction’s fallout by considering depression as a potential outcome. READ MORE