Qualitative management accounting research : rationale , pitfalls and potential

@inproceedings{Vaivio2008QualitativeMA,
  title={Qualitative management accounting research : rationale , pitfalls and potential},
  author={Juhani Vaivio},
  year={2008}
}
  • Juhani Vaivio
  • Published 2008
Purpose – The paper aims to provide an overview of the rationale for qualitative research in management accounting. It discusses how qualitative research could serve the development of theory, and provides guiding principles for qualitative investigation. It also seeks to identify common problems in qualitative studies and lays out avenues for further qualitative inquiry. Design/methodology/approach – The paper relies on critical reflection and deductive logic in its discussion, drawing on a… CONTINUE READING

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