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Financial Accounting : Tools for Business -Text Only

Financial Accounting : Tools for Business -Text Only - 4th edition

ISBN13: 978-0471730514

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ISBN13: 978-0471730514
ISBN10: 0471730513

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 4TH 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2007
International: No

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Financial Accounting : Tools for Business -Text Only - 4TH 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0471730514

Paul D. Kimmel, Jerry J. Weygandt and Donald E. Kieso

ISBN13: 978-0471730514
ISBN10: 0471730513

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 4TH 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2007
International: No

Now in its Fourth Edition, Kimmel, Weygandt, and Kieso's Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making has been tested and approved in the classroom. Whether you measure classroom success by improved grades, students who are better prepared for the Intermediate course and their future careers, or by student evaluations at the end of the semester, Financial Accounting delivers real results.

Key Features

  • WileyPLUS gives instructors the technology they need to create an environment where students can reach their full potential and experience academic success.
  • New Accounting Across the Organization features place accounting issues within the context of students' majors.
  • Updated with expanded content on Sarbanes-Oxley and Corporate Governance.
  • New Comprehensive Problems combine concepts across chapters.
  • A new Continuing Cookie Chronicle problem traces the growth of an entrepreneurial venture and enables students to apply their newly acquired accounting skills.
  • Identifies the tools students will need to make real business decisions.
  • Provides balanced coverage of the accounting cycle at a level that is appropriate to what students need in the business world.
  • Emphasizes the accounting experiences of real high-profile companies, such as Tootsie Roll, Microsoft, Nike, and Intel.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Financial Statements.

2. A Further Look at Financial Statements.

3. The Accounting Information System.

4. Accrual Accounting Concepts.

5. Merchandising Operations and the Multiple-Step Income Statement.

6. Reporting and Analyzing Inventory.

7. Internal Control and Cash.

8. Reporting and Analyzing Receivables.

9. Reporting and Analyzing Long-Lived Assets.

10. Reporting and Analyzing Liabilities.

11. Reporting and Analyzing Stockholders' Equity.

12. Statement of Cash Flows.

13. Performance Measurement.


A. Specimen Financial Statements: Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.

B. Specimen Financial Statements: Hershey Foods Corporation.

C. Time Value of Money.

D. Reporting and Analyzing Investments.

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