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Accounting: Information for Business Decisions, Volume 1

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ISBN-10: 075939542X

ISBN-13: 9780759395428

Edition: N/A

Authors: Loren A. Nikolai, Billie M. Cunningham, John D. Bazley

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This text, written by an experienced author team, is designed to help one understand how to use both managerial and financial accounting information to make decisions. Class-tested for three years across the United States, its friendly approach has already earned it rave reviews. The text provides an introduction to business in Chapter 1 and is the only introductory accounting book to have an entire chapter (Chapter 2) devoted to creative and critical thinking. A non-technical approach makes learning accounting accessible for majors and non-majors, focuses on using accounting information for decision making, and conforms with AECC guidelines for teaching accounting. A full-chapter length…    
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Publisher: Cengage South-Western
Binding: Perfect 
Pages: 990
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.794
Language: English

Loren Nikolai is the Ernst & Young Professor in the School of Accountancy at the University of Missouri-Columbia (MU). He received his B.A. and M.B.A. from St. Cloud State University and his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. Professor Nikolai has taught at the University of Wisconsin and at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Professor Nikolai has received numerous teaching awards. He is the recipient of the MU Student-Athlete Advisory Council 2004 Most Inspiring Professor Award, the University of Missouri System 1999 Presidential Award for Outstanding Teaching, the MU Alumni Association 1996 Faculty Award, the MU College of Business 1994 Accounting Professor of the Year…    

John D. Bazley, Ph.D., CPA, is the John J. Gilbert Professor in School of Accountancy of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, where he has received numerous teaching awards, including the University's Distinguished Teaching Award. Professor Bazley earned a B.A. from the University of Bristol in England and an M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. He has taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and holds a CPA certificate in the state of Colorado. He has taught national professional development classes for a major CPA firm and was consultant for another CPA firm. Professor Bazley is the coauthor of INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING and has also been…    

Overview: Business, Accounting, and the Role of Creative and Critical Thinking
Introduction to Business and Accounting
Creative and Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Their Roles in Business Accounting
Planning in an Entrepreneurial Environment
Developing a Business Plan: Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis
Developing a Business Plan: Budgeting
Operating, Reporting, and Evaluating in an Entrepreneurial Environment
The Accounting System: Concepts and Applications
The Income Statement: Its Content and Use
The Balance Sheet: Its Content and Use
The Cash Flow Statement: Its Content and Use
Managing and Reporting Working Capital
Planning in a Corporate Environment
Introduction to Corporations: Structures, Reports, and Analyses
Developing a Business Plan for a Manufacturing Company: Cost-Volume-Profit Planning and Analysis
Developing a Business Plan for a Manufacturing Company: Budgeting
Managing, Reporting, and Evaluating Corporate Liquidity
Revenues and Cash Collections
Expenses and Cash Payments
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