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The Major Shifts in Practices in Management Accounting
10 pages and 16 sources. This paper provides an overview of the transformation of management accounting through the integration of technology. This paper outlines the basic factors influencing management accounting, including technological change, globalization and increasingly complex marketing strategies. This paper also defines some central accounting principles, including activity-based costing and enterprise resource planning, all of which have been integrated into the modernized business accounting systems.
4 Types of Accounting Dissertation Proposals
In sixteen pages this paper examines 4 possible dissertation approaches regarding UK and an Arab nation's accounting issues with subjects including two areas of environmental accounting, terrorism and accounting, international accounting standards' impact on 2 regions, cartels and trade organizations' profit impact. A literature review and suggested schedule are also included. Fourteen sources are listed in the bibliography.
Accrual and Accounting and the Historical Cost Approach; Do They Lead to Increased Reliability?
This 7 page paper looks at the accounting practices using accruals accounting and historical costing and considers to what extent they are able to add clarity and accuracy to accounts and in which ways they may increase confusion. The paper looks at accruals accounting first, considering its use in the public and private sector, before looking at historical costs and the alternative use of fair market value. The bibliography cites 8 sources.
Accounting; Definition, Impacts on Business and Its Ability to Help Businesses Improve Results
This 13 page paper is written in three parts. The first part looks at what is meant by accounting discussing different types of accounting and why is undertaken. The second part of the paper looks at the way accounting is able to impact on a business. The last part of the paper examines the way that accounting may be used by business in order to produce positive results, such as increasing office. The bibliography cites 11 sources.
Accrual Accounting in the Public Sector
This 9 page paper examines the use and potential use of accrual accounting for governments and the public sector. The writer considers the take up of accrual counting by non commercial organizations, the way it compares with cash accounting, how the accounting approach is seen internationally and looks at examples of governments adopting accrual accounting. The bibliography cites 13 sources.