Essays about: "audit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 338 essays containing the word audit.

  1. 1. A Qualitative Look into Going Concern Reports : From the Auditor's Perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Lacey Näsman; [2019]
    Keywords : Qualitative; Audit; Going Concern; Sweden;

    Abstract : This research considered the perspective of the auditor regarding going-concern reports in light of previous research questions and prior study categorizations. A deeper goal of the study was to find out if a qualitative method would produce a deeper understanding than the quantitative studies of previous research. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Future of Auditing : A Qualitative Study of the Swedish Audit Profession in a Digital World

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Stephanie Kiratsopoulou; Robin Kjellberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Digitalization; Delphi method; audit process; audit risk and audit in the future;

    Abstract : Background – As we live in a more digitized world, technological advancements have already taken place and have reshaped many different industries. One of these industries is the audit profession, which is a profession where the digitalization can contribute immensely. READ MORE

  3. 3. The diffusion of Gender Policy in Accounting firms : the role of company structure and size

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

    Author : Rami Alfaysal; Emma Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Diversity; gender equality; Glass ceiling; Audit; Accounting; career; Big Four;

    Abstract : Women have a few managerial positions compared to men in audit and accounting firms. It said that large companies have intentions to increase the number of women accountants in managerial positions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Swedish Bank Directors' Perceptions of Extended Audit Reports

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Malin Pantsar; Tova Josefsson Hillström; [2019]
    Keywords : extended audit report; assurance level; materiality level; key audit matters; lending decisions;

    Abstract : Audited financial statements are the most substantial source of information concerning bank loan decisions, and investors mainly base their investment decisions on the financial statements in combination with the audit report. The financial crisis brought attention to the existing expectation gap between auditors and stakeholders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Automation and the transformation of the audit process : A qualitative research on the impact of automation on the audit process

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

    Author : Maija Keskinen; Rudo Cathrine Tarwireyi; [2019]
    Keywords : Auditing; audit process; automated accounting; automated auditing; automation;

    Abstract : Technology is advancing at a rapid pace impacting many industries including accounting and auditing industries. Technological development has enabled implementation of automated accounting systems that make it possible for firms to shift from traditional accounting to automated accounting. READ MORE