Experiencing Change in German Controlling

Management accounting in a globalizing world


  • Robert Luther
  • T Colwyn Jones
  • Astrid Saxl

"Controlling" is the German term for "Management Accounting".  This book explores the unique characteristics of German management accounting as opposed to the the management of companies in other countries.  It contains unique research taking three different German companies as case studies.  It explores the influence of national characteristics and globalization on the ways businesses are run. 
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Academic specialists in Management Accounting; CIMA members; Secondary: Accountants and business practitioners


Book information

  • Published: September 2009
  • ISBN: 978-1-85617-907-2

Table of Contents

Executive Summary; Introduction; The German Context; Case Study of CarAccessories; Case Study of PowerComponents; Case Study of StorageSolutions; Discussion