Forensic Accounting

  title={Forensic Accounting},
  author={Colleen Honigsberg},
  journal={Annual Review of Law and Social Science},
  • Colleen Honigsberg
  • Published 13 October 2020
  • Business
  • Annual Review of Law and Social Science
Forensic accounting serves as a regulatory and investment tool that allows interested professionals to predict whether firms are engaged in financial reporting misconduct. Financial reporting misconduct has severe economic and personal consequences. Not only does such misconduct distort the allocation of economic resources, but investors and employees of these firms incur substantial financial and psychological harms. In essence, forensic accounting aims to mitigate these harms by predicting… 
The regulatory structure and governance of forensic accountancy in the emerging market: Challenges and opportunities
How to cite this paper: Alhusban, A. A. A., Haloush, H. A., Alshurafat, H., Al-Msiedeen, J. M., Massadeh, A. A. M., & Alhmoud, R. J. (2020). The regulatory structure and governance of forensic