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On the locus of justice in the resource allocation of a small city
A narrative presenting the development and reforms of the budgetary process and related organisational changes in the city of Gothenburg is subjected to an analysis inspired by Rawls' Theory of Justice. It is found that ...
Action Research in Management Accounting Studies
New directions in management accounting studies should aim at getting us out of the ontological trap which is provided by the decision making conception of management. The Scandinavian tradition of fieldwork in the area ...
The controller in action- participative control here and now in product development processes
This paper analyses a video recorded exchange in a product development management group with a specific focus on the controller in action. This specimen of data serves to illustrate how larger issues of strategy ...
Making Sense of Business.Reorganizing Processes in Swedish Rail
In Sweden like in many other countries in Europe there is an ongoing process of making old, bureaucratic public service organizations, such as Vattenfall (heat and electricity generation), Sweden Post, Swedish Rail and ...
Translation and Transcription in Development Projects- From Vague Problems to Clear-Cut solutions Through Project Organizing
Occasionally, problems in society arise that do not fit into traditional structures of public organizations. Such problems become especially problematic if there is no adequate capacity to deal with them. At such situations, ...
Netting the information infrastructure of Stockholm. An idea travels throughout the world.
This paper illustrates how the idea of a national information infrastructure travels through the world. Once the idea has traveled from the United States to Europe and to Sweden it has been translated and localized into ...