SHS Web of Conf.
Volume 92, 2021The 20th International Scientific Conference Globalization and its Socio-Economic Consequences 2020
|Number of page(s)||7|
|Section||Behavioral Economics and Decision-Making|
|Published online||13 January 2021|
Analysis of Motives behind the Usage of Earnings Management in Practice under the Conditions of Global Economy
University of Zilina, Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications, Department of Economics, Univerzitna 1, 010 26 Zilina, Slovakia
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Research background: Due to the complexity of the issue of global economic result management, the presented paper focused on specific procedures that are used comprehensively in practice in a global environment. The present paper consists of four parts. The first part of the paper deals with the theoretical aspects of the issue addressed. The second part consists of a combination of themes and a description of the methods that are used globally in the economic environment. The third part includes an analysis of countries that were among the largest manipulators of the global economic result from 2009 to 2018. Subsequently, possible impacts on the financial statements are prepared. The fourth part is devoted to the conclusions of the issue addressed.
Purpose of the article: The aim of this paper is to compare the motives that lead to the application of results management practices globally in a global environment.
Methods: In the processing of the present paper, a descriptive method, comparison and synthesis were used.
Findings & Value added: Accounting standards point out that earnings management can be conducted within the regulatory framework as well as in the conflict of the global environment. The result of the present paper is a comprehensive look at the procedures and issues of earnings management with regard to the functions of the financial statements in the global economy.
Key words: earnings management / global economy / financial statements / accounting standards
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