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A contingency framework for management accounting systems research


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  • Waterhouse, J. H.
  • Tiessen, P.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Accounting, Organizations and Society.

    Volume (Year): 3 (1978)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 65-76

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:aosoci:v:3:y:1978:i:1:p:65-76

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