Introduction to Financial Accounting

Author: Andrew Thomas,Anne Marie Ward

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 9780077163884

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 809

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The new eighth edition of 'Introduction to Financial Accounting' has been fully revised and updated to provide comprehensive, contemporary coverage whilst retaining its highly valued short, student friendly chapters and practical content. This essential text intergrated with the lastes accounting standards and is packed with real world examples and exercises to keep students engaged in this dynamic field.

Financial Accounting

Author: Jill Collis

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137540230

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 248

View: 6501

The Business Briefings series offers authoritative introductory textbooks in core business topics. Covering the basics and providing springboards to further study, the books take a no-nonsense, practical approach, and are ideal as accessible introductions or as revision guides. This book covers the essentials of financial accounting, providing students with a clear and succinct overview of the topic. It has been carefully developed to cover the key subjects including double-entry bookkeeping, accounting regulations, and the preparation and analysis of financial statements. This is an ideal guide for students coming to the subject for the first time, or for those seeking a quick refresher. Key benefits: • Concise yet authoritative • Ideal as an introduction or revision guide • Includes answers to revision questions

MBA Accounting

Author: Roger Hussey

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137404353

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

View: 5001

This book provides a firm grounding in management and financial accounting for MBA students and practising managers. It focuses on the 'why' as well as the 'how to', equipping managers with the tools and knowledge necessary for generating and interpreting accounts.

Business Accounting UK GAAP

Author: Alan Sangster,Frank Wood

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273718802

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 840

View: 2939

Frank Wood's Business Accounting volumes are the world's best-selling textbooks on bookkeeping and accounting. Now for the first time, the authors have produced an indispensable textbook specifically for accounting students and professionals working with UK GAAP practice and terminology.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting UK GAAP

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273718765

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 766

View: 2191

The subjects covered in this book include the accounting equation and the balance sheet, trading and profit and loss accounts, the analytical petty cash book and the imprest system, suspense accounts and errors, cash flow statements and much more.

Studieren - Das Handbuch

Author: Stella Cottrell

Publisher: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag

ISBN: 9783827423603

Category: Science

Page: 352

View: 2271

Studieren ist schwierig? - Nicht mit diesem Buch! Dieser praktische Leitfaden für Studienanfänger vermittelt grundlegende „Soft Skills“ (vom „Lernen lernen“ über Selbsteinschätzung, Zeit-, Projekt- und Stressmanagement bis zu Gedächtnis- und Schreibtraining, Prüfungs- und Klausursituationen sowie Karriereplanung u.v.m.) - locker präsentiert, in handliche Einheiten verpackt und je nach Bedarf selektiv nutzbar. Viele eingestreute kleine Tipps stehen neben Mini-Fragebögen, Kopiervorlagen für Tabellen, die man nicht im Buch ausfüllen möchte, und ähnlichen Hilfsmitteln. Das unterhaltsam-informative Werk beruht auf dem englischen Bestseller The Study Skilly Handbook und eignet sich für Abiturienten mit Studienwunsch, Studienanfänger verschiedenster Disziplinen und Quereinsteiger als Wegweiser durch die vielfältigen Anforderungen im "Studiendschungel".

Business Accounting

Author: Jill Collis,Andrew Holt,Roger Hussey

Publisher: Palgrave

ISBN: 1137521503

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

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Business Accounting has been developed specifically for the needs of non-specialist students studying accounting as part of another degree. The authors explain the key concepts clearly and concisely, using examples, cases and real company data to contextualise the theory. Ethics, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility is given more prominence in this new edition and a new chapter on the statement of cash flows has been added. The number of questions in the book and online has been increased substantially to provide students with more opportunity to test their understanding and provide lecturers with more materials to perform assessments.

Managing Sport Finance

Author: Robert Wilson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136959327

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 9721

All good managers working in sport need to have a clear understanding of the principles of finance and accounting. Whether working in the private or public sectors, a firm grasp of the basic concepts and techniques of financial management is essential if a manager is to make effective decisions and to implement those decisions successfully. Managing Sport Finance is the first book to offer a comprehensive introduction to financial management and accounting specifically designed for managers working in sport.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting 1

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273681496

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 765

View: 5449

Known as the 'Bible' of accounting this book offers a thorough introduction to financial accounting. Full coverage of special accounting procedures and partnerships are retained in this modernized version of the two volumes, logically taking the reader through a typical first year course. Business Accounting is the world's best-selling textbook on bookkeeping and accounting. It gives clear explanations, in straightforward language, with a wealth of worked examples and a large number of questions and answers. These features have made it for many years the number one choice for both students and lecturers. Literally millions of students have studied and passed accounting examinations using Business Accounting. Activities designed to broaden and reinforce students' understanding of concepts Glossary defining key terms and concepts, referenced to the chapter in which they appear Sets of 20 multiple choice questions positioned in the book at relevant points, with answers given in Appendix 2 Notes for Students to help them with their studies and examinations

Business Accounting and Finance

Author: Catherine Gowthorpe

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781408018378

Category: Accounting

Page: 580

View: 8228

Now in its third edition, this popular introductory text is aimed at non-specialist students of accounting and finance taking their first module in the subject, within courses such as business studies and management. The new edition has been extensively revised to bring all the financial reporting aspects up-to-date and consistent with international financial reporting practice.New to this Edition:• All chapters updated to fully adhere to the latest international accounting standards• New chapter on working capital management• Some restructuring and reordering of chapters to better fit modules• Extends the coverage of corporate governance, auditing and Activity Based Costing• More Self-test Questions and Exercises per chapterBusiness Accounting and Finance is ideally suitable for introductory accounting and finance modules taught on undergraduate business studies courses, around the world. It is also appropriate for use on MBA courses.

Financial Accounting Theory

Author: Craig Deegan

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education Australia

ISBN: 0071013148

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 640

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The much anticipated fourth edition of Craig Deegan's Financial Accounting Theory delivers authoritative and completely up to date material with the discussion of both existing theories and newer theories that have surfaced as financial reporting has become more international. This edition includes a new selection of modern 'Accounting Headlines' which provide current examples of organisations and individuals putting accounting theory into practice in both local and global settings. Financial Accounting Theory covers additional topics such as critical perspectives, public sector accounting and fair value. Workflows and processes are presented using enhanced visual charts to help demonstrate how accounting works in practice. Deegan presents the concepts in a clear and straightforward style, while challenging students to think critically about the range of accounting theories. Financial Accounting Theory provides a sound basis for readers contemplating further research and develops habits of analytical reasoning and critical thinking.

Public Sector Accounting and Budgeting for Non-Specialists

Author: G. Jan van Helden,Ron Hodges

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137376996

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

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Public Sector Accounting and Budgeting for Non-Specialists focuses on the essentials of what public sector managers need to know in order to become more effective users of financial information. This concise yet thorough book: • helps non-financial specialists to understand the key aspects of financial documents such as budgets, balance sheets and cash flow statements • uses examples from a broad range of public sector organizations to illustrate how various types of financial statements are constructed and used • shows how financial information supports decision-making and accountability • provides many references to the academic and professional literature for those who want to extend their knowledge

Financial Accounting 6th Edition

An International Introduction

Author: David Alexander,Christopher Nobes

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292103019

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

View: 7345

'This book will be welcomed by students and academics alike. The text is easy to read and well laid out, the case studies are very helpful, and it is supplemented by a good range of quality supporting material' Christopher Coles, Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Glasgow ‘A hugely enjoyable and informative book with an international focus’ Eleimon Gonis, University of the West of England, Bristol Financial Accounting is the ideal book for anyone with little prior knowledge or who is new to this subject area. The book retains the clear writing style and unique international focus which led to the success of previous editions. This approach enables the teaching of financial accounting in a way that is not country-specific. This fully updated text uses the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as its framework to explain key concepts and practices while linking them with contemporary real-life examples from around the world. What’s new! Fully updated to reflect the extensive changes that have occurred in the three years since writing the fifth edition; Expanded discussion of accounting by SMEs and partnerships (Chapter 4); New discussion on capital maintenance (Chapter 8); Added material on integrated reporting and sustainability (Chapter 6); Expanded discussion of revenue recognition, including reference to IFRS 15 (Chapter 8). The text is ideal for undergraduates and MBA students worldwide taking a first course in financial accounting. Visit www.pearsoned.co.uk/alexander to find valuable online resources for both students and lecturers, including an instructor’s manual and full set of power point slides. David Alexander is Professor Emeritus of Accounting at the University of Birmingham Business School, England. Christopher Nobes is Professor of Accounting at Royal Holloway, University of London, England. He is also Professor at the University of Sydney, and Adjunct Professor at the Norwegian Business School. From 1993 to 2001 he was a member of the board of the International Accounting Standards Committee.

Handbook of Financial Planning and Control

Author: Robert P. Greenwood

Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9780566083723

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 379

View: 8374

This book provides not only practical guidance on how to manage resources but also a critical examination of the conventional techniques of financial planning and control through the introduction of new approaches. Additional chapters have been added to introduce Strategic Management Accounting, Activity Based Costing and the Balanced Scorecard, New Performance Measures, Venture Capital, Knowledge Management and Outsourcing, and Financial Considerations of eBusiness. In this third edition, the book has been revised to encourage the reader to think about and reflect upon the emergence of recent principles and practices related to financial planning and control. While it is addressed primarily to business managers with an interest in financial planning and control, the range of subjects covered and the breadth of approach adopted by many of the contributors will make the Handbook of Financial Planning and Control especially useful to those managers in non-financial functions (as well as students of management) who must reconcile theory with the everyday reality of modern business practice.

Contemporary Issues in Accounting

The Current Developments in Accounting Beyond the Numbers

Author: Elaine Conway,Darren Byrne

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319911139

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 203

View: 3519

The book explores the developing challenges and opportunities within the business and finance world which are likely to impact the accounting profession in the near future. It outlines a number of approaches to ensure that the accountants of the future are equipped with a useful awareness of some of the key topic areas that are quickly becoming a reality and helps bridge the gap between academia and practice. The chapters are standalone introductory pieces to provide useful précis of key topics and how they apply to the accounting profession in particular. It aims to deliver key readings on ‘hot topics’ not addressed in other texts which the accounting profession is tackling or are likely to tackle soon. Hence the book provides accounting students and researchers a solid grounding in a broad range of highly relevant non-technical accounting themes, looking at the bigger environment in which future accountants will be operating, involving considerations of strategic corporate governance issues and highlighting competences beyond the standard technical accounting skill sets.

Interpreting Company Reports and Accounts

Author: Geoffrey Holmes,Alan Sugden,Paul Gee

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273711414

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 321

View: 6953

Packed with interesting real world examples, this is a highly practical book which shows readers how to analyse company reports and accounts, both qualitatively and quantitatively.

Börsenerfolg ist kein Zufall

die besten Investmentstrategien für das neue Jahrtausend

Author: Burton G. Malkiel

Publisher: FinanzBuch Verlag

ISBN: 9783932114342

Category: Investments

Page: 411

View: 4580

Financial Accounting

An Introduction

Author: Augustine Benedict,Barry Elliott

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273737650

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 732

View: 6106

Rev. ed. of: Financial accounting: an introduction. 2008.

Financial Accounting for Decision Makers 8th edn

Author: Peter Atrill,Eddie McLaney

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292099119

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 608

View: 8884

With a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the subject, Financial Accounting for Decision Makers focuses on the ways in which financial statements and information can be used to improve the quality of decision making. The practical emphasis throughout the book ensures the material is always relevant, whilst the authors’ style of introducing topics gradually and explaining technical terminology in a clear, friendly style caters for all students, whether on specialist accounting or non-specialist business degrees.