Historical research in accounting and business includes many subject areas, including the writing of histories of accounting and business firms. Each subject area of historical research must be undertaken by utilizing appropriate research methodology. In this article, a research methodology is presented to assist those interested in writing an accounting or business history.
Duke, Maurice and Coffman, Edward N.
"Writing an accounting or business history: Notes toward a methodology,"
Accounting Historians Journal: Vol. 20
, Article 11.
Available at: https://egrove.olemiss.edu/aah_journal/vol20/iss2/11