Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
"This product provides a...summary of the relevant accounting areas from basic financial statements to complex earnings-per-share ratios and corporate finance and valuation. Learn how to recognize revenue, expenses, assets, and liabilities. It reviews accounting principles for many different areas, including acquisitions, investments, long-term debt, leases, stocks, and partnerships. It also discusses recent developments such as adoption of new requirements to place most operating leases on the lessee's balance sheet, a new principles based approach to accounting for revenue, refinements in the accounting for stock options, and revised rules for applying the lower of cost or market rule to inventory." Provided by publisher.
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The basic financial statements The accounting process Generally accepted accounting principles Recognition of revenues and expenses Current assets and liabilities Accounting for inventories Property, plant, and equipment and depreciation Intangible assets Accounting for investments Accounting for long term debt Accounting for leases Accounting for other long-term liabilities Accounting for stock and stockholders' equity Partnership accounting Accounting for business combinations Earnings per share and financial ratios Special reporting issues Corporate finance : valuation International accounting issues Appendix. Time value of money.
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Revision of: Meyer, Charles H. Accounting and finance for lawyers in a nutshell. Fifth edition. St. Paul, MN : West,