Leader: Associate Professor Farshid Navissi
Caulfield First semester 2006 (Day)
Synopsis: Methodology and development of accounting theory; the interface between accounting research, theory and practice; true income theories; valuation and measurement theories; information economics research; behavioural decision theory research; capital markets based research; agency theory research; critical perspectives on accounting.
Assessment: Case study assignment (4000 words): 20% + Individual presentations: 10% + Group presentations: 10% + Final examination (3 hours): 60%
Contact Hours: 3 hours per week