A Literature Review in Accounting Higher Education in Greece (2009-2016)

65 Pages Posted: 9 Mar 2016 Last revised: 13 May 2017

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Dimitrios V. Siskos

ThinkingFinance; Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Date Written: October 3, 2015

Abstract

The recent financial crisis in Greece and other Western economies combined with the conduct of serious malpractices in the finance sector, brought into light long time unresolved systemic issues. These facts undoubtedly contributed to massive unemployment, high poverty rate, crime and other social ills experienced in the country. Accounting and finance in higher education could not be left unaffected from these developments and calls for deep reforms have been made (Santouridis, et al., 2014). This paper presents a literature review on accounting Higher Education in Greece addressing the various aspects of the accounting education in regards to the needs of accounting profession during the global financial crisis.

Keywords: Accounting, Education, Teaching Methods, Accounting curriculum, Financial Crisis, Psychology

Suggested Citation

V. Siskos, Dimitrios, A Literature Review in Accounting Higher Education in Greece (2009-2016) (October 3, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2741530 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2741530

Dimitrios V. Siskos (Contact Author)

ThinkingFinance ( email )

Thessaloniki, Kalamaria 55132
Greece

HOME PAGE: http://www.thinkingfinance.info

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University ( email )

Worldwide College of Business
Worldwide Campus, FL 32114
United States

HOME PAGE: http://faculty.erau.edu/Dimitrios.Siskos

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