Transnational Accounting

Transnational Accounting

by Dieter Ordelheide, KPMG Peat Marwick Staff
     
 
This completely revised and expanded new edition of an acclaimed resource reflects the enormous changes that have taken place in recent years in international accounting systems. Transnational Accounting, Second Edition, is the definitive guide to accounting standards in 21 countries and entities throughout the world. Written by a team of leading experts, this

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This completely revised and expanded new edition of an acclaimed resource reflects the enormous changes that have taken place in recent years in international accounting systems. Transnational Accounting, Second Edition, is the definitive guide to accounting standards in 21 countries and entities throughout the world. Written by a team of leading experts, this authoritative reference source offers easy access to the latest procedures and regulations throughout the world, as well as guidelines for their application in a range of business settings.

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Comprehensive, clearly written, and authoritative...belongs in every accounting collection.
CPA Journa
...the most ambitious and best reference tool that is publicly available...should you buy it? Yes...
Booknews
For the financial executives, analysts, and investors who must compare financial statements across boundaries, this three-volume reference (updated from the 1996 two-volume work) provides information on accounting and reporting in 19 countries and two entities, including Europe and the European Union, North America, and the Asia-Pacific region, and including information on the International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC). This second edition contains coverage on five new countries<-->Finland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, and Argentina<-->in addition to expanded sections on standards in the US, Great Britain, and with the IASC. Both individual accounts and group accounts are covered in a standardized format. The set comes with a fourth, paperbound volume comprising a reference matrix and 12- language glossary for country-by-country comparisons of standards and practices. The contributing writers are authorities in their fields, as is the editor, who worked in conjunction with KPMG LLC, an international accounting, tax, and consulting firm. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561591688
Publisher:
Stockton Press
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
3225

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Meet the Author

Dieter Ordelheide is former Professor of Accounting at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany. He is recognized internationally as an expert on international accounting.

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