International Financial Reporting Research Paper by cee-cee

International Financial Reporting
An assessment of the barriers and challenges to the institution of the International Accounting Standards Board's (IASB) international financial reporting standards (IFRS) .
# 108032 | 6,240 words | 9 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 19, 2008 in Accounting (Financial) , Business (Accounting) , Business (International)

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This research paper focuses on the International Accounting Standard Board's (IASB) international financial reporting standards (IFRS) and the barriers and challenges that exist to adoption and implementation of these standards. The work conducts an extensive review of relevant academic and professional literature to identify these challenges and barriers and identifies the steps that are necessary to overcome these challenges.

Objective of the Research
Questions of the Research
Literature Review
Summary and Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • ACCA Chief Executive Calls for Revamp of IFRS Standards (2007) Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. 2007. Online available at:
  • Diaconu, Paul and Coman, Nicoleta (2007) Accounting Research from the Globalization Perspective. International Journal of Social Sciences Vol. 1 No. 2 2007. Online available at:
  • FASB and IASB Agree to Work Together toward Convergence of Global Accounting Standards (2002) Business Wire 29 October 2002. Online available at:
  • Hegarty, John; Gielen, Frederic; and Barros, Ana Christina Hirata (2004) Implementation of International Accounting and Auditing Standards: Lessons Learned from the World Bank's Accounting and Auditing ROSC Program. September 2004. Online available at:
  • Irvine, H.J.; and Lucas, N. (2006) The Rationale and Impact of the Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards: The Case of the United Arab Emirates. Faculty of Commerce - University of Wollongong 2006. Online available at:

Cite this Research Paper:

APA Format

International Financial Reporting (2008, September 19) Retrieved June 27, 2022, from

MLA Format

"International Financial Reporting" 19 September 2008. Web. 27 June. 2022. <>