The Routledge Companion to Behavioural Accounting Research

Edited by: Theresa Libby and Linda Thorne

Hardcover: 520 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2018

ISBN-10: 1138890669 / ISBN-13: 978-1138890664

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Abstract

Behavioural research is well established in the social sciences, and has flourished in the field of accounting in recent decades. This far-reaching and reliable collection provides a definitive resource on current knowledge in this new approach, as well as providing a guide to the development and implementation of a Behavioural Accounting Research project.

The Routledge Companion to Behavioural Accounting Research covers a full range of theoretical, methodological and statistical approaches relied upon by behavioural accounting researchers, giving the reader a good grounding in both theoretical perspectives and practical applications. The perspectives cover a range of countries and contexts, bringing in seminal chapters by an international selection of behavioural accounting scholars, including Robert Libby and William R. Kinney, Jr.

This book is a vital introduction for Ph.D. students as well as a valuable resource for established behavioural accounting researchers.