Conceptual Framework

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Definition: Conceptual Framework

Quick Summary of Conceptual Framework

A statement of principles providing generally accepted guidance for the development of new reporting practices and for challenging and evaluating the existing practices.

Synonyms For Conceptual Framework

conceptual basis, theoretical basis, theoretical foundation, intellectual framework, conceptual base

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Conceptual Framework are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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