Financial Accounting in an Economic Context / Edition 6

Financial Accounting in an Economic Context / Edition 6

by Jamie Pratt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471655287

ISBN-13: 9780471655282

Pub. Date: 02/25/2005

Publisher: Wiley

"The goal of every successful manager is to generate the best return on equity possible - creating, in turn, long-term value for shareholders. The tools of every good manager are a thorough understanding of economic factors, measurement issues, and the principles of decision making" The integrative approach to accounting and finance found in Jamie Pratt's Financial…  See more details below

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"The goal of every successful manager is to generate the best return on equity possible - creating, in turn, long-term value for shareholders. The tools of every good manager are a thorough understanding of economic factors, measurement issues, and the principles of decision making" The integrative approach to accounting and finance found in Jamie Pratt's Financial Accounting in an Economic Context, Seventh Edition helps you acquire these essential tools so you can make proper decisions based on a complete financial picture. And its real-world cases, rooted in today's business environment, enable you to develop an intuitive grasp of the balance between economics, internal controls, international standards, and ethics in your decision making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471655282
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/25/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
8.31(w) x 10.14(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

1 Financial Accounting and Its Economic Context 2

2 The Financial Statements 33

3 The Measurement Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 74

4 The Mechanics of Financial Accounting 106

5 Using Financial Statement Information 166

6 The Current Asset Classification, Cash, and Accounts Receivable 228

7 Merchandise Inventory 274

8 Investments in Equity Securities 313

9 Long-Lived Assets 362

10 Introduction to Liabilities: Economic Consequences, Current Liabilities, and Contingencies 410

11 Long-term Liabilities: Notes, Bonds, and Leases 457

12 Shareholders' Equity 511

13 The Complete Income Statement 564

14 The Statement of Cash Flows 605

App. A The Time Value of Money 662

App. B Quality of Earnings Cases: A Comprehensive Review 687

App. C 2006 Pepsico Annual Report 720

Glossary 754

Subject Index 781

Company Index 789

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