Cost Accounting and Student CD Package / Edition 11

Cost Accounting and Student CD Package / Edition 11

by Charles T. Horngren, George Foster, Srikant M. Datar
     
 

This acclaimed, number one market-leading book embraces the basic theme of 'different costs for different purposes.' It reaches beyond cost accounting procedures to consider concepts, analyses, and management. Chapter topics cover: the accountant's role in the organization; an introduction to cost terms and purposes; cost-volume-profit analysis; job costing;… See more details below

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This acclaimed, number one market-leading book embraces the basic theme of 'different costs for different purposes.' It reaches beyond cost accounting procedures to consider concepts, analyses, and management. Chapter topics cover: the accountant's role in the organization; an introduction to cost terms and purposes; cost-volume-profit analysis; job costing; activity-based costing and activity-based management; master budget and responsibility accounting; flexible budgets, variances, and management control; inventory costing and capacity analysis; determining how costs behave; decision making and relevant information; pricing decisions and cost management; strategy, balanced scorecard, and strategic profitability analysis; cost allocation, customer-profitability analysis, and sales-variance analysis; allocation of support department costs, common costs and revenues; cost allocation: joint products and byproducts; process costing; spoilage, rework, and scrap; quality, time, and the theory of constraints; inventory management, just-in-time, and backflush costing; capital budgeting and cost analysis; management control systems, transfer pricing, and multinational considerations; and performance measurement, compensation, and multinational considerations. For future accountant who want to enhance their understanding of—and ability to—solve cost accounting problems.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131793569
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 11.04(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Cost Accounting Fundamentals
Pt. 2Tools for Planning and Control
Pt. 3Cost Information for Decisions
Pt. 4Cost Allocation and Revenues
Pt. 5Quality and JIT
Pt. 6Capital Budgeting
Pt. 7Management Control Systems
App. ASurveys of Company Practice
App. BRecommended Readings
App. CNotes on Compound Interest and Interest Tables
App. DCost Accounting in Professional Examinations
Author Index
Company Index
Subject Index

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