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EMBA 6040 Accounting Measurement for Leaders: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

EMBA 6040 Required Course Readings


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Anonymous (2011). Price takers: Chinese companies are cushioning consumers from increasing input prices – but how long can they hold out? China Economic Review, 22(5), 14–15.

Haugh, H. & Talwar, A. (2010) How do corporations embed sustainability across the organization? Academy of Management Learning & Education 9(3), 384-396.

Joseph, G. (2009). Mapping, measurement and alignment of strategy using the balanced scorecard: The Tata Steel Case. Accounting Education, 18(2), 117-130.

Kaplan, R., Norton D., and Rugelsjoen, B. (2010) Managing alliances with the balanced scorecard. Harvard Business Review, 88(1/2), 114-120.

Likierman, A. (2009). The five traps of performance measurement. Harvard Business Review, 87(10), 96-101,141.

Maitland, E. & Sammartino, A. (2012). Flexible footprints: Reconfiguring MNCs for new value opportunities. California Management Review, 54(2), 92-117.

Marie, A. & Rao, A. (2010). Is standard costing still relevant? Evidence from Dubai. Management Accounting Quarterly, 11(2), 1-10.

Portz, K., & Lere, J. (2010). Cost Center Practices in Germany and the United States: Impact of Country Differences on Managerial Accounting Practices. American Journal of Business, 25(1), 45-51.

Rivoli, P. & Waddock, S. (2011). First they ignore you…: The time-context dynamic and corporate responsibility. California Management Review, 53(2), 87-104.

Schuster, P., & Clarke, P. (2010, January). Transfer Prices: Functions, Types, and Behavioral Implications. Management Accounting Quarterly, 11(2), 22-32.

Shastri, K., & Stout, D. (2008, October). Budgeting: Perspectives from the Real World. Management Accounting Quarterly, 10(1), 18-25.

Sherman, H.D. & Young, S.D. (2001). Tread Lightly Through These Accounting Minefields. Harvard Business Review, 79(7), 129-135

Shrivastava, P. & Berger, S. (2010) Sustainability principles: a review and directions. Organization Management Journal, 7(4), 246-261.

Slaper, T. & Hall, T. (2011). The triple bottom line: What is it and how does it work? Indiana Business Review, 86(1), 4-8.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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