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Management Accounting Research Group conference 2013

The 34th annual MARG Conference took place on Thursday 18 April 2013 at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

The theme for the 2013 conference was 'Management Accounting and Corporate Governance: New Issues - New Directions.' 

Podcasts of all presentations can be accessed here   

Morning Session

  • Laura Spira (Oxford Brookes University) Corporate Governance and Management - a Blurred Boundary?
  • Michael Power (London School of Economics and Political Science) Searching for Risk Culture

Afternoon Session

  • Martin Thomas (Call4Change) Measuring Thriving Organisational Performance in Turbulent Times 
  • Alfred Wagenhofer (University of Graz, Austria) Characteristics of Accounting Information that Serves the Board of Directors
  • Panel Discussion:Management Accounting and Corporate Governance
    Gillian Lees, Michael Power, Martin Thomas and Alfred Wagenhofer
    Chairman: Michael Bromwich

Evening Session (ICAEW Distinguished Practitioner Lecture)

  • Philip Gregory, Senior independent non-executive Director, Hansard Global plc. The Effect of Changing Governance on the Finance Function; Some Personal Observations and Experiences





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Part of the costs of this event are being paid by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants' and  ICAEW's Charitable Trusts. These trusts support educational projects relating to accountancy and economics. The Centre for Business Performance of the ICAEW manages all grant applications.

 Further funding is also provided by the Department of Accounting at LSE.




















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