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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 36 Citations 9,364 75 World Ranking 1381 National Ranking 30
Business and Management D-index 41 Citations 11,582 83 World Ranking 645 National Ranking 31

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Capitalism

His primary areas of investigation include Accounting, Audit, Public relations, Accounting information system and New public management. His Accounting study incorporates themes from Legitimacy and Diversification. His studies in Audit integrate themes in fields like Multinational corporation, Accounting research and Globalization.

His Public relations research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Identity, Corporate governance, Field and Power. As a part of the same scientific family, David J. Cooper mostly works in the field of Identity, focusing on Professional services and, on occasion, Political economy. His work deals with themes such as Organizational effectiveness, Creativity, Ideology and Budgetary Control, which intersect with Accounting information system.

His most cited work include:

  • Business Planning as Pedagogy: Language and Control in a Changing Institutional Field. (540 citations)
  • The value of corporate accounting reports: Arguments for a political economy of accounting ☆ (502 citations)
  • Accounting, professions and regulation: Locating the sites of professionalization (489 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

David J. Cooper mainly focuses on Accounting, Public relations, Accounting information system, Audit and Management accounting. He has researched Accounting in several fields, including Legitimacy, Politics and Corporate governance. His research integrates issues of Identity and Negotiation in his study of Public relations.

His Accounting information system research incorporates themes from Production and Process management. His Audit study which covers New public management that intersects with Accountability. His Management accounting study also includes fields such as

  • Knowledge management which is related to area like Performance measurement,
  • Power together with Reflexivity.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Accounting (47.45%)
  • Public relations (16.79%)
  • Accounting information system (17.52%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2020)?

  • Corporate governance (13.14%)
  • Accounting (47.45%)
  • Accountability (7.30%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

David J. Cooper mostly deals with Corporate governance, Accounting, Accountability, Performance measurement and Knowledge management. His work blends Accounting and Stock studies together. His Accountability research includes elements of Accounting information system, International development and Social movement.

In Accounting information system, David J. Cooper works on issues like Process management, which are connected to Coordination failure. His Performance measurement study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Legitimacy, Multinational corporation and Performance management. His study looks at the relationship between Knowledge management and topics such as Balanced scorecard, which overlap with Actor–network theory, Control, Management accounting, Dialogic and Organizational performance.

Between 2015 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Popularizing a management accounting idea: the case of the Balanced Scorecard (45 citations)
  • Assembling international development: Accountability and the disarticulation of a social movement (33 citations)
  • Popularizing a Management Accounting Idea: The Case of the Balanced Scorecard (11 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Capitalism

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Knowledge management, Performance measurement, Accounting, Management accounting and Balanced scorecard. His Performance measurement research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Multinational corporation, Performance management, Corporation and Process management. His work in Process management tackles topics such as Accountability which are related to areas like Accounting information system, Management system, Field research and Strategic planning.

With his scientific publications, his incorporates both Accounting and Stock. His research in Management accounting intersects with topics in Control, Actor–network theory, Documentary evidence and Agency. His Corporate governance research incorporates elements of Time horizon and Public administration.

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Best Publications

Business Planning as Pedagogy: Language and Control in a Changing Institutional Field.

Leslie S. Oakes;Barbara Townley;David J. Cooper.
Administrative Science Quarterly (1998)

1045 Citations

The value of corporate accounting reports: Arguments for a political economy of accounting ☆

David J. Cooper;Michael J. Sherer.
Accounting Organizations and Society (1984)

867 Citations

Accounting, professions and regulation: Locating the sites of professionalization

David J. Cooper;Keith Robson.
Accounting Organizations and Society (2006)

812 Citations

Sedimentation and Transformation in Organizational Change: The Case of Canadian Law Firms:

David J. Cooper;Bob Hinings;Royston Greenwood;John L. Brown.
Organization Studies (1996)

799 Citations

Transnational regulation of professional services: Governance dynamics of field level organizational change

Roy Suddaby;David J. Cooper;Royston Greenwood.
Accounting Organizations and Society (2007)

588 Citations

Fabricating budgets: A study of the production of management budgeting in the national health service

Alistair M. Preston;David J. Cooper;Rod W. Coombs.
Accounting Organizations and Society (1992)

568 Citations

Case Study Research in Accounting

David J. Cooper;Wayne Morgan.
Accounting Horizons (2008)

454 Citations

Modes of regulation in advanced capitalism: Locating accountancy in four countries

A.G. Puxty;Hugh C. Willmott;David J. Cooper;Tony Lowe.
Accounting Organizations and Society (1987)

423 Citations

MANAGEMENT CONTROL IN AN AREA OF THE NCB: RATIONALES OF ACCOUNTING PRACTICES IN A PUBLIC ENTERPRISE.

A.J. Berry;T. Capps;D. Cooper;P. Ferguson.
Accounting Organizations and Society (1985)

414 Citations

Performance Measures and the Rationalization of Organizations

Barbara Townley;David J. Cooper;Leslie Oakes.
Organization Studies (2003)

390 Citations

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