Accounting, 8th Edition

ISBN: 9781742466354

Accounting, 8th Edition demonstrates the applications of accounting and explains the role that accountants fulfil in business decision making. These explanations are reinforced through frequent examples that help you develop the underlying business knowledge to succeed in your studies.

 

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  • Extensive end-of-each chapter activities include discussion questions, exercises, problems and case studies.
  • Concepts for Review start every chapter so that you can see what content you must master before proceeding.
  • Clear, comprehensive and easy-to-follow explanations of accounting processes.
John Hoggett has taught accounting at several different universities in Western Australia and Queensland during his 40 years as an academic. He has taught introductory accounting, corporate accounting and accounting theory to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

John Medlin is a senior lecturer in the School of Commerce at the University of South Australia. After working in the industry for a few years, John moved to education where he has lectured in both financial and management accounting, accounting theory economics and business finance.

Lew Edwards is Emeritus Professor of the School of Accounting, Queensland University of Technology. Lew’s career includes over 25 years teaching financial and managerial accounting to undergraduate and postgraduate students. He is both a chartered accountant and a CPA, and served for many years on education and technical standards committees of the professional accounting bodies.

Matt Tilling is a senior lecturer at the University of Notre Dame. He has taught a range of accounting topics to both undergraduates and postgraduates in over a decade of university teaching, with a primary focus on issues affecting large corporations. Matthew has also published articles on accounting education and social and environmental accounting in a range of international journals.

Evelyn Hogg is a senior lecturer in financial accounting and managerial accounting at the University of Notre Dame. She is a chartered accountant and a chartered management accountant. She has over 25 years of university teaching, commercial training and consulting experience in accounting and assurance services.

Part 1 Accounting for decision making
1. Decision making and the role of accounting
2. Financial statements for decision making

Part 2 Accounting systems and processes
3. Recording transactions
4. Adjusting the accounts and preparing financial statements
5. Completing the accounting cycle — closing and reversing entries
6. Accounting for retailing
7. Accounting systems
8. Accounting for manufacturing
9. Cost accounting systems

Part 3 Financial planning, control and decision making
10. Cash management and control
11. Cost–volume–profit analysis for decision making
12. Budgeting for planning and control
13. Performance evaluation for managers
14. Differential analysis, profitability analysis and capital budgeting

Part 4 Equity in business
15. Partnerships: formation, operation and reporting
16. Companies: formation and operations

Part 5 Accounting regulation of assets and liabilities
17. Regulation and the Conceptual Framework
18. Receivables
19. Inventories
20. Non-current assets: acquisition and depreciation
21. Non-current assets: revaluation, disposal and other aspects
22. Liabilities

Part 6 External reporting and performance evaluation 
23. Presentation of financial statements
24. Statement of cash flows
25. Analysis and interpretation of financial statements

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