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  • The Companies Act 1993 and Directors’ Duties: Small and medium entities are not well catered for

    Bather, Andrea (Waikato Management School, 2006-12)
    In 1993 New Zealand passed into law the Companies Act. The Act was a combination of work done by the New Zealand Law Commission and the Justice Department. It was anticipated that the Act would provide all the information ...
  • Corporate social responsibility and the teaching of management accounting

    Kelly, Martin; Bather, Andrea (Reason In Practice, 2009)
    Throughout most of the 20th century Management Accounting was developed on the premise that it should help managers to decide how best to maximise the short-term financial profits of their businesses. In the emergent ...
  • A dialectic analysis of the whistleblowing phenomenon

    Bather, Andrea; Kelly, Martin (Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, 2006)
    Although whistleblowers are often portrayed as courageous individuals deserving of respect, the act of whistleblowing can be viewed as a disloyal act which may bring much harm to the whistleblower's colleagues. We argue ...
  • The practice of sustainable business: A New Zealand perspective

    Bather, Andrea; Foo, Dani; Kelly, Martin; McCourt, Alison; Singh-Ladhar, Jagdeep (Inderscience, 2012)
    The paper outlines the business decision making paradigm that prevailed in the 20th century and how the resultant business decisions revealed deficiencies in that paradigm. However, it recognises that some powerful forces ...
  • The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board: national and international implications

    Bather, Andrea; Burnaby, Priscilla (Emerald, 2006)
    Purpose – To investigate some unanswered questions and issues relating to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and to consider the implications of this rule making model that was created in an environment ...

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