International Accounting Harmonization
Call Number: HF5626 .B45 2013
Publication Date: 2013-12-18
Today's competitive economic environment requires companies to create integrated, forward-thinking business strategies. Accounting plays a large part in the creation of these strategies by establishing step-by-step guidelines for achieving strategic objectives. In short, international accounting standards and local accounting standards play a major role in the success rate of a company's overall accounting scheme.International Accounting Harmonization analyzes the differences between national accounting rules and international accounting methods, showing that when firms adopt international accounting standards they achieve significantly higher positive coefficients compared with firms that only take on local accounting strategies.
Frequently Asked Questions in International Standards on Auditing
Publication Date: 2014-08-11
Auditing has hit the headlines over recent years, and for all the wrong reasons, and in today's environment, the result of negligent auditing can be serious resulting in sizeable fines and even withdrawal of audit registration which can be costly in terms of fee income. Frequently Asked Questions in International Standards on Auditing presents the relevant standards in a concise and jargon-free way, enabling auditors to appreciate the reasoning behind the standards and undertake audit work effectively. This book focuses on the main areas of the auditing standards and also addresses some key areas where audit firms are failing and which have been flagged up by audit regulators. The FAQs cover the main parts of each standard, and each question will be answered in a practical context, with worked examples showing how the standards are applied in real situations.
The International Handbook of Public Financial Management
Publication Date: 2013-08-15
The International Handbook of Public Financial Management is essential reading for governmental policymakers and practitioners and consultants working in this field, whose importance has been highlighted by the global financial crisis. It is a primary source for academics and students of economics, public finance, accountancy, and public policy.
Call Number: HF5686.I56 C53 2011
Publication Date: 2010-07-23
Focus on the essentials of international accounting. International Accounting was written with the express purpose of introducing readers to the international dimensions of accounting, financial reporting, and financial control. The seventh edition includes extensively updated material throughout the text.
Financial Acc Rep 3E
Call Number: HF5686.C7 S76 2010
Publication Date: 2010-05-06
Now in its third edition, this respected and widely used book provides an essential introduction to financial accounting and reporting for today's international business student.Written very much from the 'user' rather than the 'preparer' accounting perspective, the book is ideally suited to international business and accountancy students. It offers a non-prescriptive 'a-national' approach, together with an excellent understanding of comparative differences in accountancy practices. The authors provide clear and comprehensive guidance to all the complex concepts and issues in accounting (including double-entry bookkeeping), together with explanation of the more technical aspects of accounting transactions.The book is highly international in focus, being based on IFRS GAAP but also using lots of real-life company accounts from a wide range of worldwide companies as examples, to enable students to see how the issues appear in practice.User-friendly tables, figures, and diagrams are extensively used throughout the commentary, to facilitate students' clear understanding of accountancy issues, and specific assignments are given at the end of every chapter (with solutions at the back) to aid rapid and independent learning.A free Companion Website accompanies the book, providing both students and instructors with a wide selection of enriched material.
International Accounting A user Perspective
Call Number: HF5686.I56 S28 2009
Publication Date: 2009-02-01
As business and capital markets continue to grow more global, the need for cross-border financial information has correspondingly increased. And, as IFRS gets closer to becoming a reality in the United States, international accounting has been brought to the forefront in both the academic and the practitioner markets. International Accounting: A User Perspective is designed to provide an understanding of international accounting issues to current and future business managers. With the problems exposed in the quality of financial reporting in many countries, a solid understanding of international accounting issues is an important part of the portfolio of skills that managers in medium and large enterprises must possess.
Global Financial Accounting and Rep
Call Number: HF5686.I56 W35 2009
Publication Date: 2009-05-15
Global Financial Accounting and Reporting is a European-focused introductory financial accounting textbook for students encountering the subject for the first time at MBA and Masters level. Structured around European IFRS, the second edition of this text has been fully updated to cover recent changes to reporting standards and provides a concise and accessible guide to international financial reporting, heavily-supported by real-world examples from multinational company accounts.