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Title:
Theory of accounting and control
Author:
Shyam Sunder, 1944-
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Publication Information:
Cincinnati, Ohio : South-Western College Pub., 1997.
Physical Description:
xi, 212 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780538866866
Format :
Book

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Central Library HF5657.4 .S48 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Using Barnard and Simon's contract model of organizations, this is the ONLY theory text that truly integrates financial, managerial, tax, auditing, not-for-profit and governmental aspects of accounting into a single framework within the economic theory of the firm.


Table of Contents

Part 1 Contract Theory Of The Firm
1 Introduction to the Theory of Accounting and Control
2 Accounting and the Contract Model of the Firm
Part 2 Microtheory of Accounting
3 Contracting for Managerial Skills
4 Managers and Accounting Decisions
5 Income and Its Management
6 Investors and Accounting
7 Accounting and the Stock Market
8 Auditors and the Firm
Part 3 Macrotheory of Accounting and Control
9 Conventions and Classification
10 Decision Criteria and Mechanisms
11 Standardization of Accounting
12 Government, Law, and Accounting
13 Accounting for Public-Good Organizations

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