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Standards for Enterprise Management Control


Part of the Understanding China book series (UNCHI)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Value and Integral Design of Standards for Enterprise Management Control

  3. Basic Standard for Enterprise Management Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
  4. Application Guidelines for Enterprise Management Control

  5. Cases of Implementing Enterprise Management Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119

About this book


This book is mainly about facilitating the dissemination of management control, a field now finding application at a growing number of organizations, among commercial practitioners. It provides essential insights on management control as applied to Chinese enterprises and cross-border organizations. The book is divided into four parts. Part 1 provides the necessary background and framework for a discussion on enterprise management control standards, while Part 2 introduces a basic standard for enterprise management control. Part 3 introduces application guidelines for enterprise management control standards, and lastly Part 4 presents several case studies on the application of enterprise management control standards.


Application Guidelines Control Models Control Procedures Management Control Systems Standards

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.School of AccountingDongbei University of Finance and EconomicsDalianChina

About the authors

Xianzhi Zhang, Professor of Accounting and Finance, is vice-dean of Accounting School and director of Sion-German Management Control Research Center at Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE). He received his PhD in economics from Dongbei University of Finance and Economics in 1996, studied as senior visiting scholar at State University of New York at Buffalo from 1998 to 1999 and as senior research scholar at SAID Business School, University of Oxford in 2009. In corporate finance, capital operation, management control, financial analysis and valuation fields, Prof. Zhang has put forward many novel perspective and formed independent academic ideological system. He has published more than 10 books including Enterprise Management Control Systems in China by Springer , more than 200 papers as first / corresponding author and has hosted more than 20 national research projects, including the National Natural Science Fund, the National Philosophy and Social Science Fund. He teaches more than ten courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs, with mainly focus on financial analysis, finance theory, the study of advanced management accounting, the study of forefront issues in corporate finance, the application of accounting report, management control systems etc. Prof. Zhang serves as the co-chair of China Finance Annual Meeting, the directors of China Accounting Society and China Audit Society. Likewise, he serves as members of editorial board for Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of management accounting, Controlling & Management Review (German). He is also visiting professor and adjunct professor at many well-known universities, including Taiwan Soochow University, Dalian University of Technology and so on. He is also independent director of several listed companies. Prof. Zhang has received many national awards like the National Outstanding Teacher in University, the National Social Scientist, the National Advanced Individual Morality Award and the National Advanced Accounting Workers Award. He was appointed an expert of management accounting consultative committee by the Ministry of Finance, P.R. Of China in 2014.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Standards for Enterprise Management Control
  • Authors Xianzhi Zhang
  • Series Title Understanding China
  • Series Abbreviated Title Understanding China
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics Business and Management (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-662-45783-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-52585-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-662-45784-9
  • Series ISSN 2196-3134
  • Series E-ISSN 2196-3142
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIII, 161
  • Number of Illustrations 1 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Management
    Business Strategy/Leadership
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