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

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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

Business Accounting UK GAAP

Author: Alan Sangster,Frank Wood

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273718802

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 840

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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

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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.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273693109

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 821

View: 4853

Every year, thousands of students rely on Frank Wood's best-selling books to help them pass their accountancy exams. Business Accounting is the world's best-selling textbook on bookkeeping and accounting. Now in its tenth edition, it has become the standard introductory text for accounting students and professionals alike. New to this edition: *Over 120 brand new review questions for exam practice*Two new chapters on Corporate Governance and Public Sector Accounting *Coverage of International Accounting Standards 2005*Additional and updated worked examples for areas of difficulty such as ratio analysis Features: *Easy-to-follow explanations of contemporary accounting practice*Clear and logical progression through topics*Activities designed to reinforce your understanding of key concepts*Over 300 review questions, including past examination board questions*100 multiple choice questions with answers*Regularly-updated Companion Website at www including further self-test questions and accounting standards updates The book is used on a wide variety of courses in accounting and business, both at secondary and tertiary level and for those studying for professional qua accounting. It also covers introductory aspects of management accounting suitable for use at all levels up to and including professional foundation level courses and first-year degree courses. 'A classic textbook that has set thousands of students on a straight path since it was first published, Wood & Sangster's Business Accounting can be recommended without reservation to all accounting students.' Dr George Iatridis, University of Athens, Greece and University of Manchester.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting 1

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273681496

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 765

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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

MBA Accounting

Author: Roger Hussey

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137404353

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

View: 4959

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.

Management Accounting

Author: Jill Collis

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137335904

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 176

View: 4978

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 management accounting, providing students with a clear and succinct overview of the topic. It has been carefully developed to cover the key subjects including direct and indirect costing, ABC, marginal and standard costing, and budgetary control. 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

Interpreting Company Reports and Accounts

Author: Geoffrey Holmes,Alan Sugden,Paul Gee

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273711414

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 321

View: 8805

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.

Managing Sport Finance

Author: Robert Wilson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136959327

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 4236

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.

Business Accounting and Finance

Author: Catherine Gowthorpe

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781408018378

Category: Accounting

Page: 580

View: 7995

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.

Introduction to Banking

Author: Barbara Casu,Claudia Girardone,Philip Molyneux

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273693024

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 526

View: 6796

Provides a comprehensive introduction to theoretical and applied issues relating to the global banking industry. The text is organised into four main Sections: Introduction to Banking; Central Banking and Bank Regulation; Issues in Bank Management and Comparative Banking Markets. Over recent years there has been a lack of a comprehensive yet accessible textbook that deals with a broad spectrum of introductory banking issues. This text fills that gap. This book is suitable for all undergraduate students taking courses in banking. It is also great background reading for postgraduate students.

An Introduction to Global Financial Markets

Author: Stephen Valdez,Philip Molyneux

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 0230364861

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 528

View: 390

An Introduction to Global Financial Markets describes the financial world in clear, easy to understand terms. The authors provide comprehensive coverage of commercial and investment banking, foreign exchange, money and bond markets, stock markets and derivatives and an up to date analysis of the global financial crisis. Key benefits: • A new chapter on the global financial crisis and banking regulation • Updated coverage of investment banking, hedge funds and private equity • Details of controversial new market instruments: credit default stops and collateralised mortgage obligations • Expanded coverage of emerging markets, including Brazil, Russia, India and China • New companion website featuring PPT slides, interactive revision questions, case studies and exercises, bonus chapters and analytical content An Introduction to Global Financial Markets is recommended for students studying finance and financial institutions, practitioners, and those who require an understanding of the global financial system.

Financial Accounting 6th Edition

An International Introduction

Author: David Alexander,Christopher Nobes

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292103019

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

View: 6890

'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 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.

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

View: 7721

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

An Introduction

Author: Pauline Weetman

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292086742

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 540

View: 2633

Financial Accounting An Introduction Pauline Weetman seventh edition The seventh edition of this well-respected and fully updated text retains all of the features that have contributed to the book’s popularity: focus on the accounting equation, student activities and real-life commentaries throughout each chapter, a clear and accessible writing style, and inclusion of real-world case studies. With a strong emphasis on the Conceptual Framework of the International Accounting Standards Board, Financial Accounting: An Introduction guides students in understanding the ‘why’ and not just the ‘what’ of financial accounting. Key features: New case studies containing examples from real-world companies New coverage on fair value throughout New coverage of the Strategic Report and Directors’ Report Focuses on specific knowledge outcomes, with end-of-chapter self-evaluation Questions are graded according to difficulty to test student understanding Definitions and terminology is fully in-line with the revised IASB Conceptual Framework Experience-driven conversations between two managers are included throughout, providing a practical examination of real life scenarios Financial Accounting: An Introduction is aimed at first-level undergraduates on business studies degrees taking introductory financial accounting classes; first-level specialist accounting undergraduate students; introductory core accounting for MBA and postgraduate specialist Masters students, focusing on analysis through the accounting equation and a questioning approach to problem solving; and professional courses where accounting is introduced for the first time. “MyAccountingLab advert” Pauline Weetman BA, BSc (Econ), PhD, CA, FRSE, is Professor Emerita of Accounting at the University of Edinburgh, and has extensive experience of teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, with previous chairs held at Stirling, Heriot-Watt, Strathclyde and Glasgow Universities. She received the Distinguished Academic Award of the British Accounting Association in 2005. She has convened the examining board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and was formerly Director of Research at ICAS.

Who's who in British economics

a directory of economists in higher education, business, and government

Author: Rodney Paul Sturges,Claire Sturges

Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 627

View: 5388

This major directory provides for the first time up-to-date information on the work of economists in the United Kingdom. It will be an indispensable guide for economists and an invaluable reference source for the business community, officials in government and higher education. Who s Who in British Economics contains entries giving pertinent biographical data, a select bibliography together with a description of the economist s main area of work. A unique source of reference, it includes entries on members of the economics profession practising in Britain, whether as teachers, researchers, consultants, analysts or planners for institutions of higher education, business or government. The main listing in the book is alphabetic by economist s name, and the information is fully indexed so that searching, particularly on subject specialisation, is be made easy.

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: 9654

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.

Graduate studies

the complete reference source for postgraduate study in the UK

Author: W. T. Mason

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781853242052


Page: 1207

View: 3728

Which Degree 1995

Social Sciences, Business, Education

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781853247972


Page: N.A

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