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Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting

Alnoor Bhimani


Over the past decade, management accounting has seen changes not just within existing domains of the field but has also witnessed extensions outside its established realms of activity. Wider systemic transformations including changes in political regimes, novel conceptions of management controls, the impact of globalizing forces on commercial affairs, shifts in notions of effective knowledge management, governance and ethics, and technological advances, including the rise of broadband, have all impacted management accounting endeavours. The field is as fast changing as it has ever been. This b ... More

Keywords: management controls, globalization, knowledge management, broadband, budgeting, contract theory analysis, performance measurement, networks, cost management

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Print publication date: 2006 Print ISBN-13: 9780199283361
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2007 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283361.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alnoor Bhimani, editor
Professor of Management Accounting, Department of Accounting and Finance, London School of Economics and Politics
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