Literature and insights - "Forensic" accounting in Spanish belles-lettres of the nineteenth century
Author: Mattessich, Richard
Source: Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Volume 13, Number 5, 2000 , pp. 681-689(9)
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Abstract:The paper presents an English translation of the short story The Stub-book by Pedro Antonio de Alarcón, one of the great literary figures of ninteenth century Spain. The paper also offers some introduction and explanation to this delightful story, which ultimately deals not merely with accounting but even one of its modern off-springs, "forensic accounting". It closes with some notes about de Alarcón.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2000-05-01