Chapter 8 Unregulated Corporate Reporting Decisions: Consideration of Systems-Oriented Theories
Question 1: In relation to Political Economy Theory, which of the following statements is false?
A: Political Economy Theory views society, politics and economics as inseparable
B*: Political Economy Theory is derived from Positive Accounting Theory
C: Legitimacy Theory and Stakeholder Theory are derived from Political Economy Theory
D: Political Economy Theory can be divided into “classical” and “bourgeois” political economy theories
Question 2: The difference between “classical” and “bourgeois” political economy theory is that:
A*: “Classical” political economy theory ...view middle of the document...
C*: The mechanisms IT suggests firms will use to align the perceptions of their performance with society’s values could include the mechanisms suggested by LT and ST
D: The mechanisms IT suggests firms will use to align the perceptions of their performance with society’s are different from the mechanisms suggested by LT and ST
Question 17: Which of the following is false?
A: Isomorphism (类质现象)refers to the adaptation of an institutional practice by an organisation
B*: Normative isomorphism is when organisations adapt ethical institutional practices
C: Coercive isomorphism is when organisations change their practices due to stakeholder pressure
D: Mimetic isomorphism is when organisations copy the institutional practices of other organisations for competitive advantage practices
Question 18: An organisation disclosing social and environmental information because a competitor was gaining a competitive advantage by doing so is an example of:
A*: Mimetic isomorphism