Department of Operations Management

Associate professor

Room: SOL/B5.09

Sof Thrane is an Associate Professor at Copenhagen Business School. Sof performs research in management accounting focusing on pricing, control of innovation, and performance management in supply chains. Research is problem driven and mainly performed in collaboration with industry.  Sof Thrane has published in journals such as Accounting Organization and Society, Journal of Accounting and Organisational Change, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Management Accounting Research, Research Policy, and Scandinavian Journal of Management. Sof has held the position of head of the PhD School in Business and Management (2008-2016) and is currently academic director of the Master in Business Development (MBD)

Primary research areas
  • Pricing
  • Control of innovative processes
  • Control of supply chains
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  • Pricing, MBD.
  • Pricing, Bachelor elective.
  • Management control and finance in the bio industry. CM BBIP.
  • Management control and financing of innovation. HD innovation management.
  • Styring af økonomi og incitamenter. MPG.
  • Mastermodul. MPG.
  • Ph.D and Master thesis supervision.
  • Assistant professorship supervisor (pedagogical supervision).
Other teaching activities
  • Academic Director master in business development
  • Teacher on Assistant professorship program
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Sof Thrane; Lars Balslev; Ivar Friis / The Embedded Construction of Price Fairness Evaluations : A Case Study of Air Greenland.
In: Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2024, p. 150-175
Journal article > peer review
Wiktoria Salwa; Sof Thrane / The Co-Evolution of Digital, Commercial, and Transformational Practices : Unfolding the Digital....
In: Proceedings of the Eighty-third Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. ed. /Sonia Taneja. Briarcliff Manor, NY : Academy of Management 2023, 1 p., p. 2277 (Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings)
Conference abstract in proceedings > peer review
Lars Balslev; Sof Thrane; Ivar Friis / Information Technology Systems Implementation and Processes of Integration and Disintegration : Case Study Evidence from Air Greenland.
In: Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2022, p. 419-439
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Jan Mouritsen; Isabel Pedraza-Acosta; Sof Thrane / Performance, Risk, and Overflows : When Are Multiple Management Control Practices Related?.
In: Management Accounting Research, Vol. 55, 6.2022
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Ivar Friis; Kim Sundtoft Hald; Sof Thrane / Challenges in Accounting for Cost Based Outsourcing : Evidence from a Manufacturing Firm.
Paper presented at The 28th International Annual EurOMA Conference 2021, 2021
Paper > peer review
Martin Jarmatz; Sof Thrane; Giulio Zichella / Kontrol af prisfastsættelsen via udvikling af prispolitikker
In: Revision & Regnskabsvæsen, Vol. 89, No. 1, 2020, p. 52-57
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Sof Thrane; Martin Jarmatz; Michael Fetahi Laursen; Katrine Kornmaaler / A Practice-based Approach to Collective Decision-making in Pricing
In: Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2019, p. 117-143
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Sof Thrane; Martin Jarmatz / Pricing management : Information, koordination og kontrol.
In: Revision & Regnskabsvæsen, Vol. 88, No. 4, 4.2019, p. 36-47
Journal article > peer review
Nico Peter Berhausen; Sof Thrane / Control and Coordination of Design-Driven Innovation Processes : Case Evidence from the Automotive Industry.
In: Journal of Management Accounting Research, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2018, p. 75-94
Journal article > peer review
Sof Thrane; Thomas Bautrup; Henrik Juul Nielsen / The Paradox of Trust : Managing Trust and Cost Disclosure in Alliances.
In: Managing Trust in Strategic Alliances. ed. /T. K. Das. Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing 2018, p. 129-170 (Research in Strategic Alliances)
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