60.751 Accounting Research Methodology

Accounting Research Methodology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 38344
Status Active

This course situates accounting and organization management research in the context of scientific inquiry generally, and social science in particular. In introduces students to the philosophical background of epistemological and metaphysical issues, the framing of scientific research, theory development, and the formulation of testable hypotheses. Operationalization, measurement and validity issues are studied, and a wide range of research paradigms and methodologies for accounting and organization management research are introduced and illustrated.