Essays about: "problem audit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 essays containing the words problem audit.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Audit Expectations Gap in the Swedish National Audit Office

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Fanuel Kidane; Carlos Younan; [2022]
    Keywords : Audit; Audit expectation gap; Swedish National Audit Office; Supreme Audit Institution; Public auditor; public sector auditing; Media;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The audit expectation gap is an interesting phenomenon whereseveral academics and researchers have studied this subject in the audit environment. However,in relation to the research conducted on the audit expectation gap in the private sector, a lack ofresearch exists on the audit expectation gap in the public sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Should I stay or should I go? : A quantitativestudy of the staff well-being and turnover problem within the audit industry.

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

    Author : Oscar Davidsson; Frida Falck; [2021]
    Keywords : Auditing; Audit Profession; Audit firm; Employee turnover; Job satisfaction; Well-being; Willingness to stay;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to explain how individual and strategic firm-level factors, through well-being as a mediating factor, make audit employees more prone to stay within the profession as well as to provide a more holistic picture of why they stay.   Methodology: The study is built upon a positivistic standpoint with a deductive approach using a quantitative method where a survey was sent out to Swedish audit employees with at least three years of experience within the profession. READ MORE

  5. 5. Can risks be defined while flying blind? : Performing audit risk assessments under environmental uncertainty; a qualitative study using COVID-19 as an empirical example

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Linnea Klasson; Lovisa Knutsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Audit; risk assessment; COVID-19; environmental uncertainty; individual auditor; audit client; non-Big 4; Big 4;

    Abstract : Abstract  Background & Problem: Risk assessment is a central part of the audit process. Previous audit failures have increased the importance further. Several suggested determinants of risk assessments have been explored within literature. READ MORE