So tell me again.....just why would you want to account for people?

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    Purpose – The paper sets out to identify the key role that Jan-Erik Grojer's work on human resource costing and accounting played in linking initial developments in accounting for people with the more recent advances associated with the emergence of the intellectual capital concept.Design/methodology/approach – The paper is in the form of an essay that briefly considers the history of approaches to the challenge of accounting for people.Originality/value – The paper provides a provocative introduction to the topic of accounting for people and as such may be of value to both newcomers to the field and those who are simply intrigued by the idea itself.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)143-153
    Number of pages11
    JournalJournal of Human Resource Costing & Accounting
    Volume13
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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    Keywords

    • Accounting research
    • Human capital
    • Human resource accounting

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    So tell me again.....just why would you want to account for people? / Roslender, Robin.

    In: Journal of Human Resource Costing & Accounting, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2009, p. 143-153.

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