Accounting for Decision Making and Control / Edition 4

Accounting for Decision Making and Control / Edition 4

by Jerold L. Zimmerman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071199152

ISBN-13: 9780071199155

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill School Education Group

Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems. Zimmerman is able to achieve this through: 1) Strong conceptual framework; 2) Business orientation focusing on how organizations work; 3) Balance between…  See more details below

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Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems. Zimmerman is able to achieve this through: 1) Strong conceptual framework; 2) Business orientation focusing on how organizations work; 3) Balance between concepts & practice; 4) Strongest problem material available.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071199155
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill School Education Group
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Pages:
764
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1) Introduction
2) The nature of costs
3) Opportunity cost of capital and capital budgeting
4) Organizational architecture
5) Responsibility accounting and transfer pricing
6) Budgets and budgeting
7) Cost allocation: Theory
8) Cost allocation: Practices
9) Absorption cost system
10)Criticisms of absorption cost systems: Incentives to overproduce
11)Criticisms of absorption cost systems: Inaccurate product costs
12)Standard costs: Direct labor and materials
13)Overhead and marketing variances
14)Management accounting in a changing environment

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