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"Accounting Principles: A Business Perspective, Financial Accounting (Chapters 1 – 8)" icon

Accounting Principles: A Business Perspective, Financial Accounting (Chapters 1 – 8)

The Accounting Education Change Commission (AECC) made specific recommendations regarding teaching materials and methods used in the first-year accounting course. As a result, significant changes have taken place in that course at many universities. The AECC states: The first course in accounting can significantly benefit those who enter business, government, and other organizations, where decision-makers use accounting information. These individuals will be better prepared for their responsibilities if they understand the role of accounting information in decision-making by managers, investors, government regulators, and others. All organizations have accountability responsibilities to their constituents, and accounting, properly used, is a powerful tool in creating information to improve... Show More


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