Financial Accounting, 9th Edition

ISBN: 9781118608203

Financial Accounting, 9th Edition provides a comprehensive coverage of content you will learn in your Financial Accounting course. Through the use of frequent examples, the text demonstrates how financial accounting principles are put into practice, which helps you understand the relevance behind the theory.


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  • Scene Setters at the start of each chapter present issues and topics relevant to the chapter and concepts for review and expected learning outcomes. This provides you with a clear outline for each chapter.
  • Concepts for Review sections identify what you should have learnt before studying the current chapter.
  • Learning Checks summarise the key points from the preceding section.
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.

Keryn Chalmers
Monash University

Andreas Hellmann

Claire Beattie

Jodie Maxfield

1. Nature and regulation of companies
2. Financing company operations
3. Company operations
4. Fundamental concepts of corporate governance
5. Fair value measurement
6. Accounting for company income tax
7. Financial instruments
8. Foreign currency transactions and forward exchange contracts
9. Property, plant and equipment
10. Leases
11. Intangible assets
12. Business combinations
13. Impairment of assets
14. Disclosure: Legal requirements and accounting policies
15. Disclosure: Presentation of financial statements
16. Disclosure: Statement of cash flows
17. Translation of inancial statements into a presentation currency
18. Consolidation: Controlled entities
19. Consolidation: Wholly owned subsidiaries
20. Consolidation: Intragroup transactions
21. Consolidation: Non-controlling interest
22. Consolidation: Other issues
23. Associates and joint ventures
24. Joint arrangements
25. Insolvency and liquidation
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