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Financial Accounting, 2nd Edition

By Robert Kemp, Jeffrey Waybright

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 24, 2012


Understanding financial accounting as the language of business.

Once readers see that accounting is the language of business, they are on their way to academic and professional success. Financial Accounting translates the essentials of accounting to readers so they understand why and when financially sound decisions are made in business today.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Business, Accounting, and You  
Chapter 2: Analyzing and Recording Business Transactions  
Chapter 3: Adjusting and Closing Entries   
Chapter 4: Accounting for a Merchandising Business    
Chapter 5: Inventory    
Chapter 6: Ethics, Internal Control, and IFRS     
Chapter 7: Cash and Receivables     
Chapter 8: Long-Term and Other Assets    
Chapter 9: Current Liabilities and Long-Term Debt    
Chapter 10: Corporations: Paid-In Capital and Retained Earnings   
Chapter 11: The Statement of Cash Flows
Chapter 12: Financial Statement Analysis  
Appendix A: Columbia Sportswear Company® 2008 Annual Report to Shareholders  
Appendix B: Time Value of Money–Future and Present Value Concepts