USEFULNESS OF CORPORATE ANNUAL REPORTS TO SHAREHOLDERS IN AUSTRAL

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction 1
2 Prior Evidence on Corporate Annual Reports 13
3 Research Methodology and the Demographics of the Corporate Shareholder 23
4 Investor's Investment Objectives and Their Information Sources 35
5 The Readership and Usefulness of Corporate Financial Statements 45
6 The Readership and Usefulness of Nonfinancial Statement Items 53
7 The Effect of Sophistication on the Use of Annual Reports 71
8 Shareholders' Demand for Improved Reporting 77
9 The Expectation Gap and the Auditor 95
10 Shareholder Use of the Auditor's Report 129
11 Shareholder Views on Auditor Independence and Conflict of Interest 145
12 Shareholder Perceptions of the Financial Reporting Responsibilities of Auditors, Management, and the Board of Directors 155
13 The Future of the Corporate Annual Report in Responding to Shareholders' Demand for Accountability 163
App. A Surveying Methods and Results 175
App. B Chi-square Test for Nonresponse Bias 211
References 221
Author Index 229
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