Luca Zan

University of Bologna - Department of Management

Via Capo di Lucca 34

Bologna, 40126

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Accounting Relativism: The Unstable Relationship between Income Measurement and Theories of the Firm

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 25, No. 8, 2000
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Feb 2008
Stefano Zambon and Luca Zan
University of Ferrara and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Accounting theory, theory of the firm, European traditions, income and proprietary views

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Looking for Theories in Strategy Studies

Scandinavian Journal of Management, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 89-108, 1990
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Feb 2008
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Strategy, decision-making, theory of the firm, complexity, interactionism

Conservation & Exploitation. Governance and Sustainability Issues in Lijiang Cases

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 May 2011
Luca Zan and Wang Tao
University of Bologna - Department of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Heritage management, China, exploitation, tourism

Conservation & Exploitation: Governance and Sustainability Issues in Lijiang Cases

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jan 2011
Luca Zan and Wang Tao
University of Bologna - Department of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Heritage Management, Unesco Sites, China

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Managing Change and Master Plans: Machu Picchu between Conservation and Exploitation

Archaeologies: Journal of the World Archaeological Congress, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Luca Zan and Maria Lusiani
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Management, Planning, Managerial Rhetoric, Master Plan, Unesco Sites

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Budgeting China: Macro-Policies and Micro-Practices in Public Sector Changes

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 May 2010
Luca Zan and Qingmei Xue
University of Bologna - Department of Management and Nanjing University - School of Business
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Public Sector Accounting, Budgeting in China, China public sector, China transformation, Cultural Heritage China, Management of Cultural Heritage

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Managing Cultural Heritage in China: A View from the Outside

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Luca Zan and Sara Bonini Baraldi
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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archaeological chain, heritage management, China

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Opening the Door to Accounting Change: Transformations in Chinese Public Sector Accounting

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Qingmei Xue and Luca Zan
Nanjing University - School of Business and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Accounting history, public sector accounting, Chinese accounting reforms, Open Door policy

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Understanding Decentralisation: Deconcentration and Devolution Processes in the French and Italian Cultural Sectors

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
University of Bologna - Department of Management, University of Turin and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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decentralization, deconcentration, devolution, regions, cultural sector

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Institutional Transformation and Managerialism in Cultural Heritage: Heritage Malta

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Luca Zan and Maria Lusiani
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Museums management, cultural heritage management, institutional transformation, new public management, managerial rhetoric

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Ten Years After: The Rise and Fall of Autonomy in Pompeii

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 May 2011
Paolo Ferri, Paolo Ferri and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Managementaffiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Pompeii, public sector reform, autonomy, Italy

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Managing Machu Picchu: Institutional Settings, Business Model and Master Plans - A Virtual Appendix

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2014
Luca Zan and Maria Lusiani
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Heritage Management, Unesco Sites, Case Study, Archival Research

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Future Directions from the Past - Management and Accounting Discourse in Historical Perspective

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Management and Presentation of Chinese Sites for UNESCO World Heritage List (UWHL)

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Jan 2011
Wang Tao and Luca Zan
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Heritage Management, Unesco Sites, China

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Cultural Heritage in China. Cultural Policies, Professional Discourse and the Issue of Managing

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Sep 2014
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management
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China, heritage, cultural policies

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Interactionism and Systemic View in Strategic Approach

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management
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The Opificio Delle Pietre Dure in Florence: Excellence in Spite of Mediocrity

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Feb 2008
Alessandro Narduzzo and Luca Zan
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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art restoration, organizational capabilities, innovation, emergence, organizational change

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100 Years of Administrative History of the International Museum of Ceramics in Faenza: A Virtual Appendix

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Maria Lusiani and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Museum management, Management history, Case study, Archival research

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Professional Utopianism and Administrative Naiveté. Uncertainty and Archaeology in the Shipwrecks of Pisa (1998-20??) (Appendix)

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Luca Zan and Daniel Shoup
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Management, Decision Making, Uncertainty, Preventive Archaeology, Professional Optimism, Bureaucratic Myopia, Urban Planning

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Accountants facing accounting transformation in China: a preliminary prosopography

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Apr 2022
Luca Zan and Qingmei Xue
University of Bologna - Department of Management and Nanjing University - Accounting
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China, accounting profession, oral history, prosopography

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Managerialisation Processes and Performance in Arts Organisations: The Archaeological Museum of Bologna

Scandinavian Journal of Management, Vol. 15, 1999
Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Museum management, Art organisations, Non-profit organisations, Managerialisation processes, New public sector, Performance evaluation

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Accounting for Art

Scandinavian Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Arts management, accountability, arts organizations

Accountability and Patronage in Extraordinary Administrations: Evidence from Pompeii

Financial Accountability & Management, Vol. 35, Issue 1, pp. 72-89, 2019
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jan 2019
Paolo Ferri, Paolo Ferri and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Managementaffiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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accountability web, Italy, patronage, Pompeii, public sector reform

Accountability and Patronage in Extraordinary Administrations: Evidence from Pompeii

Forthcoming, Financial Accountability & Management
Posted: 11 Jun 2018
Paolo Ferri, Paolo Ferri and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Managementaffiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bologna - Department of Management

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accountability, patronage, Italy, culture

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Byzantine Planning: Site Management in Istanbul

Conservation and Management of Archaeological Sites, Vol. 15 No. 2, May 2013, 169–94
Posted: 03 Sep 2014
Daniel Shoup and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management and University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Turkey, Istanbul, site management, urban planning, participatory planning

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Planning and Heritage

Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013, pp. 108-115
Posted: 03 Sep 2014
Maria Lusiani and Luca Zan
Independent and University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Participation, Management, Cultural heritage, Planning, Urban planning

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Economic Discourse and Heritage Conservation: Towards an Ethnography of Administrations

Heritage & Society, Vol. 6 No. 2, November, 2013, 167–184
Posted: 03 Sep 2014
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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cultural heritage, intangible heritage, authenticity, cultural diversity, Nara Document, historic preservation, heritage management, world heritage

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Managerial Transformation in Chinese Museums: The Shaanxi History Museum in Xi’An

Museum Management and Curatorship, Vol. 22, No. 2, 151-182, June 2007
Posted: 19 Apr 2010
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Chinese museums, Organizational change processes, Museum management, Public sector transformation, Globalization

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Controlling Expenditure, or the Slow Emergence of Costing at the Venice Arsenal, 1586-1633

Accounting, Business & Financial History, 2007
Posted: 18 Apr 2010
Stefano Zambon and Luca Zan
University of Ferrara and University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Venice Arsenal, accounting history, management history, public sector, costing evolution

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The Economy of Music Programs and Organizations - A Micro Analysis and Typology

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 31 Oct 2009
Marcello M. Mariani and Luca Zan
University of Bologna - School of Economics, Management, and Statistics and University of Bologna - Department of Management

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music organizations, music programs, organization of labor, typology, time to premiere, economy of music

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Writing Accounting and Management History: Insights from Unorthodox Music Historiography

Accounting Historians Journal, 2004
Posted: 08 May 2009
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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accounting history, history of the present, pluralism, comparative history

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Accounting and Management Discourse in Protoindustrial Settings: The Venice Arsenal in the Turn of the XVI Century

Accounting and Business Research, 2004
Posted: 08 May 2009
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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accounting history

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Toward a History of Accounting Histories

European Accounting Review Vol. 3, No. 2, 1994
Posted: 17 Feb 2008
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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accounting history, accounting traditions, comparative international accounting

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Renewing Pompeii, Year Zero: Promises and Expectations from New Approaches to Museum Management and Accountability

Critical Perspectives on Accouting, Vol. 13, 2002
Posted: 17 Feb 2008
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Piano, with Harmony: Analysing the Imola Academy from a Management Study Perspective

Financial Accountability & Management Vol. 14, No. 3, 1998
Posted: 17 Feb 2008
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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Arts management, incrementalism, strategic change, arts orgaizations

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Research on Arts Organizations and the Lazy Community of Management Scholars

International studies of Management & Organization, vol. 42, no. 2, Summer 2012, pp. 3–9
Posted: 06 Dec 2017
Luca Zan
University of Bologna - Department of Management

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special issue, management, arts orgnaizations