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)

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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
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gallhofer, Prof 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 (Online):2159-4260

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