Global in scope, accounting has had its share of great thinkers and practitioners, from Luca Pacioloi, the father of accounting, to R. J. Chambers, W. W. Cooper, Yuji Ijiri, Stephen A. Zeff and other figures. This encyclopedia presents more than 400 entries that focus on such subjects as publications in the field, institutional bodies, accounting and economic concepts, accounting issues, authors in accounting, records, leaders in the profession, accounting in various countries, financial court cases, accounting exams and historical researchers.Kohlera#39;s monumental Dictionary for Accountants (sixth edition, 1983) was also cona ceived in this same ... years and came to be influenced by the torrent of scientific-technological-methodological developments that followed World War II. ... in response to influences emanating from statistics, quality control, computers, operations research, and like disciplines. ... but comprehensive, and clearly expressed accounting terms and concepts, and to his emphasis on historical cost as theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The History of Accounting (RLE Accounting)|
|Author||:||Michael Chatfield, Richard Vangermeersch|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-02-05|