International Journal of Accounting & Information Management: Volume 19 Issue 3


Table of contents - Special Issue: Sustainability, accounting and reporting

Guest Editors: Prof. Kashi Balachandran, Dr Paolo Taticchi

Lease and service for product life‐cycle management: an accounting perspective

Wei Qian, Roger Burritt

Previous research in lease finance and evaluation has given little consideration to environmental factors. The purpose of this paper is to add to the literature by…


Corporate social responsibility implementation: Comparison of large not‐for‐profit and for‐profit companies

Alan D. Smith

Corporate social responsibility (CSR)‐based strategies have become important concepts in dealing with firms' stakeholders. The purpose of this paper is to focus on the…


Development of social, environmental, and economic indicators for a small/medium enterprise

Abigail R. Clarke‐Sather, Margot J. Hutchins, Qiong Zhang, John K. Gershenson, John W. Sutherland

A growing number of companies are measuring the sustainability performance of their businesses. Some companies are using pre‐existing sustainability indicator systems to…


Sustainability reporting and reputation risk management: an Australian case study

Janine Hogan, Sumit Lodhia

The purpose of this paper is to explore the ways in which a leading Australian public company uses sustainability reporting to respond to reputation risk arising from…


Does voluntary corporate citizenship pay? An examination of the UN Global Compact

Marinilka Barros Kimbro, Zhiyan Cao

The UN Global Compact (GC) is the world's largest voluntary corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative. Signatory companies voluntarily agree to abide by the GC ten…


Sustainability in businesses, corporate social responsibility, and accounting standards: An empirical study

Orhan Akisik, Graham Gal

The purpose of this paper is to examine the relationship of sustainable development in businesses with corporate social responsibility (CSR) and accounting, in 53…

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