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Research Methods for Accounting and Finance

DOI: 10.23912/978-1-910158-88-3-3090

ISBN: 978-1-910158-88-3

Published: September 2016

Component type: book



An essential text for accounting and finance students undertaking research for the first time. It demystifies the research process by providing the novice researcher with a must-have guide through all of the stages of the research process, from identifying a research topic to the finished project.


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Paterson, Leung, Jackson, MacIntosh & O'Gorman, 2016

Paterson, A., Leung, D., Jackson, W.(., MacIntosh, R. & O'Gorman, K.D. (2016) Research Methods for Accounting and Finance. Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/978-1-910158-88-3-3090


Chapter 1 The Nature of Accounting and Finance Research (Paterson, Jackson, Sherif, MacIntosh & Caldwell)

Chapter 2 Formulating a Research Project (Denedo, MacLaren & Hill)

Chapter 3 Critical Reflections of Academic Literature (Kyiu, Kwansa, Paterson, Arshed & Danson)

Chapter 4 Research Philosophy and Paradigm (MacIntosh)

Chapter 5 Data and Case Study Research in Accounting and Finance (Sagitova, Jubb, Farrukh, Papachroni & Lochrie)

Chapter 6 Data Sources from Archives to the Internet (Jubb, Zakaria, Gori & Perez-Vega)

Chapter 7 Methods and Techniques for Qualitative Data Gathering (Ogharanduk, Jubb, Lochrie, Curran & O'Gorman)

Chapter 8 Evaluating and Analysing Qualitative Data (Ogharanduku, Zakaria, Sitko & Sang)

Chapter 9 Quantitative Data Gathering Methods and Techniques (Salhin, Kyiu, Taheri, Porter, Valantasis-Kanellos & König)

Chapter 10 Approaches to Quantitative Data Analysis and Evaluation (Rae, Salhin, Taheri, Porter, König & Valantasis-Kanellos)

Chapter 11 Ethics, Moral Philosophy and Accounting and Finance Research (Paterson, Leung & Jackson)

Chapter 12 Writing Up: A Tool Kit for Constructing your Written Project (MacIntosh, Farrington, Sanders & Denedo)


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