Handbook of Management Accounting Research by Anthony G. HopwoodHandbook of Management Accounting Research by Anthony G. Hopwood

Handbook of Management Accounting Research

byAnthony G. HopwoodEditorChristopher S. Chapman, Michael D. Shields

Hardcover | December 22, 2008

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Volume one ofHandbook of Management Accounting Researchsets the context for all three volumes in the series. Volume two provides insights into research on different management accounting practices. This third and final volume features contributions from some of the most influential researchers in various areas of management accounting research, consolidates the content of volumes one and two, and concludes with examples of management accounting research from around the world.

  • Includes key topics such as performance measurement, balanced scorecard, incentives abd compensation schemes
  • Covers management accounting research on a global scale
Christopher Chapman, having previously researched the ways in which people work to make accounting relevant to operational decision making in a variety of contexts including restaurants and professional service firms, currently studies the design of cost systems for healthcare providers. He is an editor of "Accounting, Organizations an...
Title:Handbook of Management Accounting ResearchFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:December 22, 2008Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0080554504

ISBN - 13:9780080554501

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Table of Contents

Management Accounting Practices: Economics of Performance Measurement; Non-Financial Performance Measurement; Managerial Incentives and Compensation; Balanced Scorecard; Management Accountants (careers); Management Accountants (emegence in UK): Management Accounting Practice Contexts: Not for profit US; Management Accounting and Entrepreneurship; Entertainment; Hospitality; Accounting, Economic Reasoning; Transition economies; Financial Services. Managent Accounting around the World: Management Accounting Research in INdia; Management Accounting Research in South America.

Editorial Reviews

The Handbooks of Management Accounting Research represent an ambitious and important project to pull together the main streams of modern research in this vitally important area. Anyone who is interested in using management accounting theory to understand or improve practice should study these handbooks carefully. - Professor Roberts Simons, Harvard Business School, USA