Introduction to Accounting & Finance, 2nd edition

By Geoff Black
June 2009
Pearson Education
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN: 9781408216293
275 Pages, Illustrated
$115.00 paper original

Introduction to Accounting and Finance has been written to offer as clear an explanation as possible of a subject that many students find demanding. Avoiding any unnecessary technical detail, it nonetheless covers all key areas in a student-friendly manner, reinforced by a wealth of practical illustrations and questions.



1. The background to accounting
2. Recording financial transactions
3. Applying controls and concepts to financial information
4. The profit and loss account and balance sheet
5. A further look at assets and liabilities
6. Revision chapter (1)
7. Accounting and financing of multi-owner organisations
8. Incomplete records and club accounts
9. Cash flow: past and future
10. Making sense of financial statements 
11. Revision chapter (2)
12. An introduction to management accounting
13. Absorption costing and marginal costing
14. Product costing
15. Break-even and cost-volume-profit analysis
16. Budgeting 
17. Investment appraisal
18. Revision chapter (3)

Appendix 1: Answers to self-check questions
Appendix 2: Answers to self-study questions
Appendix 3: Answers to case study questions
Appendix 4: Answers to practice examination papers 1, 2 & 3

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