Essays about: "qualitative research in accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 149 essays containing the words qualitative research in accounting.

  1. 1. THE CRITICAL ROLE OF A NON-HEALTHCARE APPROACH TO MATERNAL MORTALITY REDUCTION Qualitative insights from Rwanda’s success

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofia Nyström; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : Burundi; maternal health; maternal mortality; policy; Rwanda; Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : Maternal mortality is one of the most critical contemporary development challenges as itaccounts for a substantial number of deaths every year, despite the fact that we today havethe medical knowledge to prevent it. Sub-Saharan Africa is the most affected region,accounting for more than half of the world’s maternal deaths. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. The implications of IFRS 9 – for Equity Analysts

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Neil Eriksson; Niklas Rådström; [2019]
    Keywords : Accounting quality; Accounting information; Conceptual Framework; IFRS 9; IAS 39; Expected Credit Loss model; Equity analyst;

    Abstract : The financial crisis of 2008 highlighted problems with the accounting standard IAS 39, with claims of high complexity, introduction of procyclicality in the financial statements and a proposed role of contributing to the financial crisis. The International Accounting Standard Board issued the predecessor, IFRS 9, which became effective on January 1st, 2018. READ MORE

  5. 5. HOW HAS TECHNOLOGY INFLUENCED FINANCIAL REPORTING PROCESS IN ACCOUNTING FIRMS? : An analysis of two international audit firms in Liberia

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

    Author : PRISCA ENOW ETCHI; SYLVIA FREEMAN TARKPAH; [2019]
    Keywords : AUTOMATION; FINANCIAL REPORTING; TECHNOLOGY; AUDITING FIRMS;

    Abstract : Technology helps firms maintain data flow, track processes and maintain employee records. Technology makes it possible for firms to operate efficiently and effectively with minimal manpower and helps to reduce operating costs. READ MORE