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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149785
Description: This study critically examines the role of accounting in corporate governance in a public sector bank in a developing country. Based on a case study, the paper reveals that the actual role of accounti ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/216912
Description: 31 page(s)
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/158892
Description: Accounting and corporate governance failures have figured prominently in discussions of the possible causes of bankruptcy of financial institutions in recent times. These discussions suggest that acco ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/151341
Description: This study aims to examine the change in the performance measurement system of a bank operating in an emerging economy using Kasurinen’s (2002) framework of management accounting change. Data were gat ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/346481
Description: Drawing on institutional theory, more specifically DiMaggio and Powells (1983) notion of institutional isomorphism, and Olivers (1991) typology of strategic responses to institutional pressures, this ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/146873
Description: Accounting is considered as an integral part of corporate governance practices. However, limited attention has been paid in the literature to examine this issue systematically. Drawing on agency theor ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/141647
Description: The growing body of literature on Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) indicates that a considerable number of PPPs have failed to achieve their value for money objective. The limited use of control sys ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/89972
Description: Many of the claimed benefits of the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) rely on the linkage of its performance measures to strategy and on causal relations among its measures. Using a survey research method, thi ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/89957
Description: This paper examines the factors that influence managers’ propensity to take risk in project selection decision contexts with a special focus on payoff magnitude as an influencing factor. This study ut ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/322056
Description: Corporate governance of banks is important as they play a dominant role as the main depository of a country’s savings. In addition, banks are a major source of finance for business in many developing ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/25457
Description: Despite the recent attention on the balanced scorecard as a performance measurement system, the extent of adoption of the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) in different organizational settings is not well know ... More
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Authors: Perera, Sujatha
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/25452
Description: Public sector organizations in Australia have been undergoing major changes and reforms since the 1980s, The existing literature on organizational change in the public sector suggests that such reform ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/85535
Description: Many of the claimed benefits of the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) rely on the linkage of its measures to strategy (strategy link) and on an assumption of causal relations among the measures (causal link). ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/20596
Description: The aim of this paper is to determine whether the performance of a representative group of intermediate accounting students is associated with selected features that reflect the students’ diversity. T ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/8926
Description: Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) constitute a significant part of business activities of most countries and their successful performance is likely to have a significant economic impact. A per ... More