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

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  1. 1. Do Swedish Firms Pay Their Boards Excessive Compensation? - A study on the economic determinants and effects of excessive board compensation among Swedish firms

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Karin Bengtsson; Erica Wollin Björk; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Determinants of Board Compensation; Excessive; Chairman; Member; Corporate Governance; Agency Theory; Ownership; Performance; Risk;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effects of Chinese FDI and Infrastructure on Economic Growth across the Belt and Road

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ann-Sophia Stockmann; [2019]
    Keywords : Belt and Road Initiative; One Belt One Road; Chinese Economy; Economic Growth; Foreign Direct Investment; Infrastructure Development;

    Abstract : China has gone through a phase of rapid economic development in the last four decades. The country is the world’s biggest economy, measured in GDP purchasing power parity terms, and the largest trading nation in terms of the total sum of exports and imports of merchandise trade. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tools for Sustainability Management Accounting: A survey of the frequency and purpose of using tools for sustainability management accounting in Swedish listed companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jacob Carlsson; [2017-08-08]
    Keywords : Sustainability Management Accounting; Sustainable Development; Sustainability Accounting Tools; Contingency Theory;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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