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The Relevance of International Financial Reporting Standards on the Quality of Financial Reporting in Nigeria

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ABSTRACT


The aim of the study was to establish a relationship between the International Financial Reporting Standards and the quality of financial Reporting. The data required for this research work was basically the primary data, which was obtained through the use of questionnaire. Therefore, the research design used for this research work was the sample survey design. The population of this study was made up of the staff of the selected banks which was made up of male and female respondents from different levels particularly from the accounting and finance departments that have a direct dealing with financial reporting and financial statements. The sample size consists of 100 respondents from the organisation. The sampling technique used for this research work was the stratified sampling. The 5-point Likert Scale structured questionnaire was the fundamental instrument that was used for obtaining data for this research work and was validated by the researcher’s supervisor. The data obtained during the cause of the study was analyzed with the simple percentage, while Chi-square was used to test the hypotheses.  The study found that effective auditing controls financial impropriety of the organization, the code of corporate governance helps to ensure that audit is done in the interest of stockholders thereby boosting confidence, the independence and objectivity of audit report helps to boost confidence and auditors are now obliged to take a much strict approach to their clients. The study recommends that global adoption of IFRS and that Nigeria banks should embrace best corporate governance practices and that .Nigerian banking sector should embrace best corporate governance practices.

          TABLE OF CONTENTS


Title Page                                                                                                                                i


Inside Cover Page                                                                                                                  ii


Certification                                                                                                                            iii


Dedication                                                                                                                              iv


Acknowledgement                                                                                                                  v


Abstract                                                                                                                                  vi


Table of Content                                                                                                                     vii


             


CONTENTS                                                                                    PAGES


                                                                                                                  


 


CHAPTER 1:  INTRODUCTION


 


1.1   Background of the Study                                                                                                 1                                                                                                                                             


1.2   Statement of the Problem                                                                                                 3                                                                                                                                       


1.3   Aim and Objectives of the Study                                                                                    4                                                                                                                                       


1.4   Relevant Research Questions                                                                                           4                                                                                                                                                   


1.5   Relevant Research Hypotheses                                                                                        5                                                                                                                                       


1.6   Significance of the Study                                                                                                 5                                                                                                                                       


1.7   Scope of the Study                                                                                                           6                                                                                                                                    


1.8   Definition of Terms                                                                                                          6


References                                                                                                                 


                                                    


CHAPTER 2: LITERATURE REVIEW


 


2.1 Preamble                                                                                                                           9                                                                                                                                                         


2.2 Theoretical Framework of the Study                                                                                9                                                                                                                                             


2.3 Empirical Review of Previous Work in the Area of study                                              10                                


References                                                                                                                                                                        


CHAPTER 3: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY


 


3.1 Preamble                                                                                                                          39                                                                                                            


3.2   Research Design.                                                                                                            39                                                                                            


3.3 Population of the Study                                                                                                   39                                                                                            


3.4 Sampling, Procedure and Sample Size                                                                            40                                                        


3.5   Data Collection Instrument and Validation                                                                   40                                            


3.6 Method of Data Analysis                                                                                                40                                


3.7 Limitation of the Study                                                                                                   41


                       


References                                                                                                                       


 


CHAPTER 4: DATA PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS


 


4.1       Preamble                                                                                                                     43                                                                                                                                                                  


4.2       Presentation of Data According to Research questions                                             43                               


4.3       Test of Hypotheses                                                                                                     51                                           


4.4       Discussion of findings                                                                             The Relevance of International Financial Reporting Standards on the Quality of Financial Reporting in Nigeria


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    Type Project
    Department Accounting
    Project ID ACC2567
    Price ₦3,000 ($9)
    No of Pages 78 Pages
    Format Microsoft Word

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