Accounting and Finance: An Introduction 8th edition

Accounting and Finance: An Introduction 8th edition

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  • Paperback | 880 pages
  • 194 x 260 x 32mm | 1,600g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • 8th New edition
  • 129208829X
  • 9781292088297
  • 96,126

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Accounting and Finance: An Introduction, now in its eighth edition, contains all the information you need to start your business career. With its use of practical techniques and real-world examples, this best-selling text teaches you the basics of understanding and using financial information. This comprehensive guide covers financial accounting, management accounting and financial management in a single text, and provides you with the tools to make informed, successful business decisions. Key Features Up-to-date coverage, including the latest IFRSs and corporate governance content plus a discussion of financing and dividend policies Accessible step-by-step approach helps you master the subject one step at a time New real world examples provide opportunities to apply and develop techniques Progress checks, activities and exercises reinforce learning Focus on decision-making prepares you for careers in business Eddie McLaney is Visiting Fellow in Accounting and Finance at Plymouth University. Peter Atrill is a freelance academic and author working with leading institutions in the UK, Europe and SE Asia. He was previously Head of Accounting and law and Head of Business and Management at the Plymouth University Business Schoolshow more

Table of contents

â ­Prefaceâ ­ xxiâ ­How to Use This Book â ­xxiiiâ ­Acknowledgements â ­xxvâ ­ 1 Introduction to accounting and financeâ ­ 1â ­Part 1 Financial accountingâ ­ 37â ­ 2 Measuring and reporting financial positionâ ­ 39â ­ 3 Measuring and reporting financial performanceâ ­ 77â ­ 4 Accounting for limited companies (1)â ­ 121â ­ 5 Accounting for limited companies (2)â ­ 159â ­ 6 Measuring and reporting cash flowsâ ­ 201â ­ 7 Analysing and interpreting financial statementsâ ­ 233â ­Part 2 Management accountingâ ­ 293â ­ 8 Making management decisionsâ ­ 295â ­ 9 Cost-volume-profit analysisâ ­ 319â ­ 10 Full costingâ ­ 361â ­ 11 Costing and performance evaluation in a competitive environmentâ ­ 408â ­ 12 Budgetingâ ­ 457â ­ 13 Accounting for controlâ ­ 501â ­Part 3 Financial managementâ ­ 545â ­ 14 Making capital investment decisionsâ ­ 547â ­ 15 Financing a businessâ ­ 596â ­ 16 Managing working capitalâ ­ 653â ­Part 4 Supplementary informationâ ­ 707â ­Appendix A Recording financial transactionsâ ­ 709â ­Appendix B Glossary of key terms â ­728â ­Appendix C Solutions to self-assessment questionsâ ­ 745â ­Appendix D Solutions to review questionsâ ­ 766â ­Appendix E Solutions to selected exercisesâ ­ 781show more

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