Financial Management and Control in Higher Education / Edition 1

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"Full of tried-and-tested case material, examples and useful illustrations, this book considers the latest developments and covers all aspects of financial management - from the macro-allocation of funding down to the management of individual budgets." Financial Management and Control in Higher Education is an invaluable guide for anyone in higher education with a level of financial responsibility, and will be a source of advice that is referred to again and again.
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'A professional guide that is authoritative and comprehensive enough for professional accountants, yet accessible to non-finance professional, with case studies, examples and diagrams throughout to better explain the concepts.' - Education Executive, September 2005
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415335393
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 2/2/2005
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 308
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 1
2 Financing the higher education sector 13
3 Allocating resources in the HE sector 49
4 Strategic business planning : the financial dimension 72
5 Budgetary systems and budgetary management 100
6 Costing and costing systems 123
7 Pricing 156
8 Financial control and audit 176
9 Financial accounting and accountability 202
10 The organisation and staffing of the HE finance function 233
11 Improving performance in the HE sector : the finance function contribution 244
12 Future trends in the HE sector : the financial implications 252
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