Handbook of Management Accounting / Edition 4

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$200.00
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $190.26
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 4%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (2) from $190.26   
  • New (2) from $190.26   

More About This Textbook

Overview

This book is a reference book for all Management Accountants in both small and large organisations whether in the manufacturing or service sectors. There is extensive cross-referencing so that readers are directed to topics of related interest. There are a number of themes running throughout but perhaps the two most important are: 1) cost commitment during the design process; 2) external focus of management accounting. The Handbook of Management Accounting is a reference that enables practitioners to review developments and research their relevance for use in their own organisations. The book will keep you up to date on management accounting developments and techniques and serve as a constant working reference. The book focusing on four major themes of Planning, Costing, Decision Making and Control. It is packed with pragmatic contributions from a broad mix of Management Accounting experienced practitioners and leading academics who have an ability to communicate with practitioners. This new edition has been extensively updated through out and now covers reference material on corporate governance, ethical accounting, risk management and the new accounting standards. In addition there is a new case study on outsourcing.

• Up-to-date information on Planning, Costing, Decision Making and Control
• Pragmatic contributions from experienced practitioners and academics
• Extensively updated to include material on corporate governance, ethical accounting, risk management and the new accounting standards. .

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750685962
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 7/16/2007
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 1036
  • Product dimensions: 2.13 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Planning: Management Accounting and the 'New Finance' Function; Strategic Financial Management; Dynamic Budgetary Control; Competitor Analysis; Research and Development Performance Measurement; Capital Budgeting; Zero-based budgeting; Implement Activity-based Budgeting; Costing: Standard costing; Cost system design and profitability analysis; Quality costing; Product life cycle costing; Contract costing; Activity-based costing; Target costing; Decision Making: Cost Management; Activity-based cost management; Implementing ABC in a service-driven business; Business process re-engineering; Throughput accounting; Pricing; Transfer Pricing; Shareholder value in practice; Outsourcing or sub-contracting; Value Chain Analysis; Supply Chain and Management Accounting; New Product Design; MA and Human Resource Management; Control: Financial Control; Management Control; Financial Performance Measurement; Multi-dimensional Performance Measurement; Case study; Tableau de Bord; Benchmarking; Implementing a Balanced Performance Measurement System.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)