Financial Accounting for Decision Makers
Pack with Student Access Card
5th edition

By Peter Atrill & Eddie McLaney
March 2008
Financial Times - Prentice Hall
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN: 9781405888219
461 Pages, Illustrated
$99.50 paper original


A comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the subject, Financial Accounting for Decision Makers focuses on the ways in which financial statements and information can be used to improve the quality of decision making. 

By introducing topics gradually and explaining technical terminology in a clear, friendly style, the authors cater both for accounting students, and for those studying entry-level accounting within another field. A practical emphasis throughout the book ensures that the material is always relevant and suitable to the decision makers of the future.

Contents

Guided tour of the book
Guided tour of the Companion Website
Preface
How to use this book
Acknowledgements

  1. Introduction to accounting
  2. Measuring and reporting financial position
  3. Measuring and reporting financial performance
  4. Accounting for limited companies (1)
  5. Accounting for limited companies (2)
  6. Measuring and reporting cash flows
  7. Analysing and interpreting financial statements (1)
  8. Analysing and interpreting financial statements (2)
  9. Reporting the financial results of groups of companies
  10. Governing a company

    Appendix A Recording financial transactions.
    Appendix B Glossary of key terms
    Appendix C Solutions to self-assessment questions
    Appendix D Solutions to review questions
    Appendix E Solutions to selected exercises

Index

Features


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