MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING TODAY: A PERSPECTIVE FOR TOMORROW

  • Nikhil Chandra Shil East West University, Bangladesh
  • Mahfuzul Hoque University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Mahmuda Akter University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Abstract

Management accounting practices greatly vary across different countries,even among firms operating within the same geographical boundary.Following the qualitative research methodology, this paper highlightsselective management accounting practices by collecting and analysing datathrough in-depth interviews. With the exception of several interviewed firms,the findings of this study reflect the overall unpleasant status of managementaccounting practices in Bangladesh, which confirms the findings of previousstudies. This paper also aims to address the causes of such poor status,reduce the gaps in the literature and pave a solid foundation for improvingthe management accounting practices in the country. This paper can serveas a reference on how a country moves toward improving its managementaccounting practices.
Published
Dec 30, 2014
How to Cite
SHIL, Nikhil Chandra; HOQUE, Mahfuzul; AKTER, Mahmuda. MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING TODAY: A PERSPECTIVE FOR TOMORROW. Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal, [S.l.], v. 9, n. 2, p. 37-68, dec. 2014. ISSN 2550-1631. Available at: <http://arionline.uitm.edu.my/ojs/index.php/APMAJ/article/view/6>. Date accessed: 08 dec. 2022.