Accounting 1993

Accounting 1993

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This introduction to accounting explores accounting principles within a real-world business context via vignettes, examples and problems, many with fully worked-out solutions.show more

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  • Hardback | 1392 pages
  • 225 x 270 x 55mm | 2,735g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130613347
  • 9780130613349

Table of contents

PART ONE: THE BASIC STRUCTURE OF ACCOUNTING. 1. Accounting and Its Environment. 2. Recording Business Transactions. 3. Measuring Business Income: The Adjusting Process. 4. Completing the Accounting Cycle. 5. Merchandising and the Accounting Cycle. PART TWO: INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING SYSTEMS. 6. Accounting Information Systems. 7. Internal Control and Cash Transactions. PART THREE: ACCOUNTING FOR NONCASH ASSETS AND LIABILITIES. 8. Accounts and Notes Receivable. 9. Merchandise Inventory. 10. Plant Assets, Intangible Assets, and Related Expenses. 11. Current Liabilities and Payroll Accounting. PART FOUR: GENERALLY ACCEPTED ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES. 12. The Foundation for Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. PART FIVE: ACCOUNTING FOR PARTNERSHIPS AND CORPORATIONS. 13. Accounting for Partnerships. 14. Corporations: Organization, Paid-In Capital, and the Balance Sheet. 15. Corporations: Retained Earnings, Dividends, Treasury Stock, and the Income Statement. 16. Corporations: Long-Term Liabilities. 17. Corporations: Investments and Accounting for International Operations. PART SIX: USING EXTERNAL ACCOUNTING INFORMATION. 18. Statement of Cash Flows. 19. Using Accounting Information to Make Business Decisions. PART SEVEN: MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING AND INTERNAL DECISION MAKING. 20. Introduction to Management Accounting: The Master Budget. 21. Cost-Volume-Profit Relationships and the Contribution Margin Approach to Decision Making. 22. Manufacturing Accounting and Job Order Costing. 23. Process Costing, Activity-Based Costing, and Joint Products. 24. Flexible Budgets and Standard Costs. 25. Responsibility Accounting: Departments and Branches. 26. Special Decisions and Capital Budgeting. PART EIGHT: SPECIAL TOPICS. 27. Income Taxes and Their Effects on Business Decisions. 28. Accounting with Computers. APPENDIXES A: Accounting for the Effects of Changing Prices (Inflation). B: Present-Value Tables and Future-Value Tables. C: Published Financial Statements. Glossary. Index.show more

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