Fundamentals of Cost Accounting provides a direct, realistic, and efficient way to learn cost accounting, integrated with new technology learning tools. Fundamentals is short (approximately 700 pages) making it easy to cover in one semester. The authors have kept the text concise by focusing on the key concepts students need to master. The Decision opening vignettes and Business Application boxes show realistic applications of these concepts throughout. All chapters conclude with a Debrief that links the topics in the chapter to the decision problem faced by the manager in the opening vignette. Comprehensive end-of-chapter material provides students with all the practice they need to fully learn each concept.
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End-of-Chapter Material helpsyou apply the concepts in accounting and, in more comprehensive material,analyze the information to form business decisions. Assignable materialincludes exercises, problems and test bank material. Based on yourinstructor settings, you can receive instant feedback on your work either whileworking on an assignment or after the assignment is submitted for a grade.
Chapter 1: Cost Accounting: Information for Decision Making Chapter 2: Cost Concepts and Behavior Chapter 3: Fundamentals of Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis Chapter 4: Fundamentals of Cost Analysis for Decision Making Chapter 5: Cost Estimation Chapter 6: Fundamentals of Product and Service Costing Chapter 7: Job Costing Chapter 8: Process Costing Chapter 9: Activity-Based Costing Chapter 10: Fundamentals of Cost Management Chapter 11: Service Department and Joint Cost Allocation Chapter 12: Fundamentals of Management Control Systems Chapter 13: Planning and Budgeting Chapter 14: Business Unit Performance Measurement Chapter 15: Transfer Pricing Chapter 16: Fundamentals of Variance Analysis Chapter 17: Additional Topics in Variance Analysis Chapter 18: Performance Measurement to Support Business Strategy Appendix: Capital Investment Decisions: An Overview
Series: Irwin Accounting
For Ages: 18+ years old
Number Of Pages: 784
Published: 15th January 2016
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.4 x 22.4
Weight (kg): 1.65
Edition Number: 5
Edition Type: Revised