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Spatio-Temporal Audit of Nigeria's Industrial Policies and Entrepreneurship Development Interventions from 1946 to 2013
(International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 2014-01-01)
Spatio-Temporal Auditing (STA) entails a critical examination of performance of economic policies and development programmes within a defined context, space and time. This paper employs the STA to critique Nigeria’s ...
An Evaluation of Management Perspectives of Sustainability Reporting in the Nigerian Oil Industry
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2014-05-27)
Purpose: This article investigates the perspectives of managers involved in sustainability reporting in the Nigerian oil industry. Design/Methodology: The article adopts a survey methodology in its approach to conduct ...
A Semiotic approach to evaluating the quality and veracity of CSR reporting
(DMU Accounting and Finance Occasional Paper Series, 2014-07-30)
The sub-state politics of welfare in Italy: Assessing the effect of territorial mobilization on the development of region-specific social governance
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-05-29)
This article demonstrates that the political mobilization of regional identities through the creation of regionalist parties has positively impacted on the development of region-specific models of welfare governance in ...
Are regulatory interventions seen as an obstacle or an enabler to SME performance and growth in transition economies: a study of gendered perceptions?
Objectives The aim of this paper is to empirically test the influence of the perceived regulatory burden in the context of postcommunist economies on SME performance and growth from a gender perspective. Prior Work The ...
Barriers to innovation through public procurement: A supplier perspective
Public procurement is increasingly viewed as having important potential to drive innovation. Despite this interest, numerous barriers prevent the public sector from acting as an intelligent and informed customer. This paper ...
Environmental accounting in China: the case of a medium sized Chinese state owned enterprise
(Department of Accounting and Finance, De Montfort University, Leicester, 2014-09)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the discussions about the radical change that is required if any notion of sustainability is to hold in the future. It is hypothesised that developments in environmental ...
Can dialogue help to improve feedback on examinations?
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-05-09)
Student dissatisfaction with feedback is widely acknowledged in Higher Education. This has resulted in investigations that have offered suggestions for improving student satisfaction levels. This article examines one area ...
Regulatory multiplicity and conflict: Towards a combined code on corporate governance in Nigeria.
Given the multiplicity of codes designed to regulate different stakeholders in terms of promoting good corporate governance, this paper examines areas of conflicts among the various codes and the associated implications for ...
Good corporate governance in Nigeria: Antecedents, propositions and peculiarities
Relying on an alternative theoretical framework (i.e. institutional theory), rather than the dominant agency theory, this paper examines the connections between corporate governance mechanisms and good practices, as ...