Strategic performance management systems in SMEs. Collaboration with David Otley, Distinguished Professor of Accounting and Management at Lancaster University Management School. In partnership with the ' Direction nationale du Développement' of KPMG Entreprises France (Fabienne Oriot, Evelyne Misiaszek).
Implementation of a Balanced Scorecard model in different organizational contexts. (Evelyne Misiaszek, Fabienne Oriot).
New practices in governance of family SMEs. Board performance, board member independence, Board roles and activation. Collaboration with the Faculty of Business and Law AUT University (Auckland-NZ) and the 'ESC Troyes' (Wafa Khlif).
Question of transferability of performance management systems in public organizations : to understand the impact of institutional change on financial control and steering. The budget, tool for the diffusion of a new model of university" (Marie Boitier, Anne Rivière) Second Prize FutuRIS 2010
Cost reduction practices in private and public businesses. A study of cost reduction policies through methods of discourse analysis (Anne Rivière)
Historical and sociological perspectives on accounting profession in developing countries : in-depth study of Morocco (Sami El Omari)
Social representations and the changing dynamics within the accounting profession in the MENA countries : globalization and its impact on accounting codes and practices. Collaboration with the ' Institut Français du Proche Orient', Beirut and Qatar University (Wafa Khlif et Sami El Omari)
Methodological Guide aimed at upgrading skills in financial analysis. This guide takes into account different performance indicators developed by organizational or institutional actors (capital markets for shareholders, labour market for workers, specific markets for clients and suppliers) This has provided concrete applications for SMEs and generated a training textbook , February 2009, Vuibert. (Michel Salva)
Environmental management accounting and environment protection cost estimates: exploration of the nature and impact of environmental cost drivers through the case of asbestos removal and polluted soil remediation. Collaboration with Nicolas Berland, Paris-Dauphine University, Benjamin Dreveton, University of Poitiers, and Moez Essid, Institut Supérieur de Gestion. (Simon Alcouffe)
Diffusion and adoption of management control innovation. The case of activity-based costing (Simon Alcouffe)
The influence of management controllers and operational managers on the decentralization and use of control systems (Fabienne Oriot)
Knowledge management in project-based organizations. Coopetition in the Aeronautic and Space industries (Sophie d'Armagnac).