Curriculum and course review is a common activity in accounting departments. The study of issues faced and emerging in the accounting profession is given minimal attention. The proposal discussed herein is not an empirically based analysis. Rather, a rationale for the study of issues as a relevant component of a university education in accounting is presented.
Oliverio, Mary Ellen and Newman, Bernard H., "Contemporary Issues: Subject Matter for Accounting Courses" (1999). Faculty Working Papers. Paper 27.