This edition of the successful textbook provides a comprehensive and relevant approach to financial accounting - from a business user's perspective - that takes on board the increasing impact of international accounting standards.
Every German student of business administration needs to have a basic understanding of accounting according to German GAAP, and thanks to globalization many courses about German accounting are nowadays held in English to improve the language skills of the students. In addition many foreign subsidiaries of German companies have to prepare their part of consolidated financial statements according to German GAAP. So far, these professionals can rely on German literature only. The first part of the book offers a compact introduction to financial statements according to German GAAP, the second part comprises exercises on individual topics with solutions and case studies for in-depth and effective learning. This introduction provides ideal support for German-speaking students taking Englishspeaking lectures in the field and is furthermore valuable for professionals looking for explanations when preparing the data for consolidated financial statements. Includes exercises and case studies for practice Ideal textbook for students of German Universities attending English-speaking lectures in financial management Ideal introduction for professionals with a succinct explanation and additional support with a glossary and vocabulary
This text offers a real-world approach to financial accounting theory, terminology, and procedures. Students learn how to comprehend a typical corporate annual report and to use accounting as a tool in understanding how economic events affect business. Simple concepts are introduced early and revisited at more advanced levels as students gain sophistication and understanding, and concepts are made concrete at every step with actual, current company illustrations. An extensive selection of supplements help students move beyond the text for hands-on experience with the real world of financial accounting.
Ideal for graduate, MBA, and rigorous undergraduate programs, FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING: AN INTRODUCTION TO CONCEPTS, METHODS, AND USES 14e presents both the basic concepts underlying financial statements and the terminology and methods that allows the reader to interpret, analyze, and evaluate corporate financial statements. Fully integrating the latest International Financial Reporting Standards, inclusive of the latest developments on Fair Value Accounting, and now more streamlined for busy students, this text provides the highest return on your financial accounting course investment. With great clarity, this widely respected financial accounting text paces students appropriately as they learn both the skills and applications of basic accounting in earlier chapters as well as the impart the concepts and analysis skills they will use as future business leaders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
This text provides a terse introduction to Financial Accounting. It is aimed at students, early-career business professionals and career-changers. It includes many foundational examples drawn from the fields of Investment Management, Private Equity, and Investment Banking. The book is a required resource for courses at Columbia, Xi'an and Sichuan universities.
Based on United States generally accepted accounting principles, this textbook was written by David Annand, EdD, MBA, CPA, CA, and Professor of Accounting in the Faculty of Business at Athabasca University. It was adapted by Teresa Thompson of Mission College, Santa Clara CA. The material also includes multiple ancillary student resources: a solutions manual for all text questions, a full index, and a student workbook. Students can print outlines for answers to any questions as they need them and fill in responses manually. All of this material is able to be printed on demand in whole or in part. The text and solutions manual are also available as a combined .pdf file for onscreen viewing. The material is fully bookmarked. All questions and problems are hyper-linked to related solutions. In addition there are links to randomly-generated Excel® problems at the end of each chapter. These cover key concepts, and provide unlimited practice and feedback. Instructor resources include an assignment and exam bank, and PowerPoint® slides. All text, solutions manual, and student workbook material is available in .docx format for instructors to customize if desired. The material is freely-adaptable and shareable under a CC-BY-SA-NC licence. A comprehensive, end-of-term case is also available (Jensen Wholesalers Corp.). This requires students to prepare 18 different year-end adjusting entries and all four types of financial statements, and calculation and analysis of 16 different financial statement ratios. Tailored solutions are provided for instructors. An example is included on this webpage. Unique versions can be created for any number of individual students or groups. This case, and the assignment and exam bank are available upon request to [email protected]
Integrating the procedural and conceptual approaches of teaching an introductory accounting course, this reference illustrates the concepts that underpin the application of accounting theory. Utilizing the pedagogical philosophy of the concepts model, this study influences the proper order of topics as well as the teaching methods being practiced. Featuring financial extracts from listed companies and highlighting key definitions, this resource also includes updated Generally Accepted Accounting Practice statements as well as detailed exercises and examples.
This widely respected financial accounting text captures the predominant market share among graduate, MBA, and higher-level undergraduate programs. With great clarity, it presents both the basic concepts underlying financial statements and the terminology and methods that allow students to interpret, analyze, and evaluate actual corporate financial statements. Its complete integration of International Financial Reporting Standards, inclusion of the latest developments on Fair Value Accounting, and coverage of the Codification of US GAAP makes this edition the essential text for global financial reporting and management. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
This is an introductory level text for students undertaking accounting or business studies that offers a foundation to financial accounting. An interactive approach has been adopted to integrate the theory with practical situations.