The Evolution of Behavioral Accounting Research: An Overview, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1134602375
  • ISBN-13: 9781134602377
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 136 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released October 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Overview

This volume collects together out of print and hard to find sources on the behavioural implications of accounting. It begins with the 1952 monograph, The Impact of Budgets on People by Chris Argyris, considered by many to mark the beginning of behavioural research in accounting.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Impact of Budgets on People.
2: Distinguishing Good from Not-So-Good Accounting Research.
3: Tentative Statement of Cost Concepts Underlying Reports for Management Purposes.
4: Cost Concepts for Control.
5: Behavioral Science and Accounting Research.
6: Appendix A: Table of Contents from Accounting and Its Behavioral Implications.
7: Appendix B: Evaluation of Behavioral Research in Accounting.
8: Appendix C: Evaluation of Behavioral Research in Accounting.
9: Comments on a Paper by David Green.
10: Comments on a Paper by David Green.
11: Discussion Comments — Session 3.
12: Historical Perspective on Behavioral Accounting Research.