Approaching corporate accountability: fragments from the past

Gallhofer, S. and Haslam, J. (1993) Approaching corporate accountability: fragments from the past. Accounting and Business Research, 23(Sup 1), pp. 320-330. (doi:10.1080/00014788.1993.9729900)

Full text not currently available from Enlighten.

Abstract

This paper develops a historical perspective on corporate accountability from an analysis of the writings of the English philosopher, Jeremy Bentham. It is suggested that Bentham offers an understanding of accountability which can be insightful today and contribute to current debates on corporate accountability.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gallhofer, Professor Sonja
Authors: Gallhofer, S., and Haslam, J.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Accounting and Finance
Journal Name:Accounting and Business Research
Publisher:Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
ISSN:0001-4788
ISSN (Online):2159-4260

University Staff: Request a correction | Enlighten Editors: Update this record