Accounting: Text & Cases
is a product of lifelong dedication to the discipline of accounting. Covering both financial and managerial accounting as well as broader managerial issues, the book incorporates a breadth of experience that is sure to enrich your course and your students. The approximately 109 cases that make up most of the end of chapter material are combination of classic Harvard style cases and extended problems, with 12 complete new cases added to the 13th edition.
The text is covered as two parts:
- Part 1 deals with chapters 1 -14 which cover financial accounting.
- Part 2 covers Chapters 15-28 which in essence is associated with management accounting, it also focuses on broader issues of control and corporate strategy.
Both parts have been updated to reflect the current changes relevant to Accounting.About the AuthorRobert N. Anthony
is the Ross Graham Walker Professor Emeritus of Management Control at Harvard Business School. Professor Anthony has been a director of Carborundum Company and Warnaco, Inc., both Fortune 500 companies; for 25 years he has been a trustee of Colby College, including five years as chairman of the board. He has consulted for many companies and government agencies, including General Motors Corp., AT&T, the General Accounting Office, and the Cost Accounting Standards Board. Among Professor Anthony's awards are the Distinguished Accounting Educator of the Year Award from AAA, Accounting Educator of the Year Award from Beta Alpha Psi, the Meritorious Service Award from the Executive Office of the President, the Distinguished Public Service Medal of the Department of Defense, Comptroller General?s Award of the U.S. General Accounting Office and Distinguished Service Award of the Harvard Business School Association. view full description