The main accounting specialisms in The Open University Business School’s Centre for Accounting and Finance are: financial reporting (with particular emphasis on international topics); taxation; management accounting; and performance measurement. Academic staff are interested in various areas of finance and accounting research, including international accounting; the use of accounting information in decision making; the history of taxation; taxation from an interdisciplinary perspective; public sector issues such as the financial structure of NHS trusts; management accounting and control; pension funds; modern equity analysis techniques; the history of investment; trust relationships in banking; and accounting education both through distance learning and in the professions.
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- Debby Hing
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