Finance and Accounting for NonFinancial Managers / Edition 1

Finance and Accounting for NonFinancial Managers / Edition 1

by Samuel C. Weaver, J. Fred Weston
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ISBN-10:
0071364331
ISBN-13:
9780071364331
Pub. Date:
05/14/2001
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
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Overview

Finance and Accounting for NonFinancial Managers / Edition 1

J. Fred Weston provides managers and executives with the information they need to understand essential accounting principles, from vocabulary and financial statements to cash flow and valuation. Covering balance sheets, income statements, reporting measures, and even essential ratios, this practical, in-depth book provides a one-stop, reference for all aspects of finance and accounting, and will help managers take essential steps toward making informed decisions based on the numbers they face every business day.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071364331
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 05/14/2001
Series: Executive MBA Series
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.05(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Part 1Accounting and Finance Fundamentals1
Chapter 1The Role and Functions of Accounting and Finance3
Chapter 2Financial Statements and Cash Flows20
Chapter 3The Time Value of Money56
Chapter 4Financial Markets and Market Efficiency80
Chapter 5Business Organization and Taxes100
Chapter 6Interest Rates in the International Economy119
Part 2Financial Planning and Control137
Chapter 7Financial Performance Metrics139
Chapter 8Financial Working Capital Management182
Part 3Investment and Financing Strategies209
Chapter 9Capital Investment Decisions211
Chapter 10Cost of Capital, Hurdle Rates, and Financial Structure269
Chapter 11Long-Term Financing311
Appendix Interest Tables337
Index343
About the Authors351

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Finance and Accounting for Nonfinancial Managers 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Years ago, I borrowed this book from a colleague when my job required me to build computer applications for the Finance department, and I needed to learn Financial Reporting. It took me years to return the book - only handed back when the loaner was retiring! Great source for learning the basics