This section contains free e-books and guides on Accounting, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Accounting Information SystemsMuhammad S. IslamOnline
| NA Pages
This note is focus on how
information technology (IT) is altering the nature of accounting information
systems. How accountants can improve the design and functioning of Accounting
Information Systems to add value to the organization in view of an increasingly
competitive environment will also be emphasized throughout the course note.
An introduction to the study of political economyLuigi CossaOnline
| 606 Pages
book covers the following topics: A Definition of Political Economy, Names and
Terms of Political Economy, The Importance of Political Economy, Monographs on
Economic Subjects, Eclecticism and the Liberal Reaction, Political Economy in
England, France, Germany and United States.
Computer Control and AuditMuhammad S.IslamOnline
| NA Pages
This lecture note covers the
principles and concepts of establishing control and security over the
acquisition, development, and maintenance of computerized systems, software,
databases, facilities, hardware, and applications. It also covers some of the
techniques for assessing the adequacy of such controls. Controls may be at the
organization structure level, policy level, standard operating procedures or
built into the hardware, software and applications.
Accounting Principles Managerial AccountingHermanson, Edwards, and Ivancevich
| 316 Pages
This comprehensive college-level publication covers all managerial accounting
topics and contains extensive and detailed examples, self-tests, questions,
problems, alternate problems, and answers. Topics covered includes: Cost
systems, Using accounting for quality and cost management, Cost-volume-profit
analysis, Short-term decision making: Differential analysis, Budgeting for
planning and control, Control through standard costs, Responsibility accounting:
Segmental analysis, Capital budgeting.
Introduction to Cost AccountingVardhaman Mahaveer Open University, KotaPDF
| 262 Pages
book covers the following topics: Basic Cost Concepts , Purchasing Organization and Control , Stores Organization
and Control , Issue Control, Pricing and Accounting , Methods of Remunerating
Labour, Overheads, Activity Based Costing , Single or Output Costing , Contract
Costing, Process Costing, Nature and Scope of Management Accounting, Marginal
Costing , Standard Costing and Variance Analysis.
Cost and Management AccountingThe Institute of Company Secretaries of
| 592 Pages
This book discussed about the basics of cost accounting, material, labour
and overheads costing. Also highlighted the concept of activity based costing,
cost records and different costing systems.
Management AccountingInstitute of Cost and Works Accountants of IndiaPDF
| 304 Pages
book covers the following topics: Evolution of
Cost Accounting, Cost Concepts and Cost Classification, Prime Cost, Labour Cost,
Materials Cost Management, Scope and objectives of Overhead, Production Overhead
and Administration, Selling and Distribution Overhead, Relationship with
financial accounts, Marginal Costing and Decision Making, Budgetary Control.
Managerial AccountingKurt Heisinger, Sierra College, Joe Hoyle, University of
| 972 Pages
This book is aimed squarely at the new learning styles evident with
today’s students and addresses accounting industry changes as well. This book
covers the following topics: What Is Managerial Accounting, Job Costing Used to
Track Production Costs, Process Costing Used to Track Production Costs, Cost
Volume Profit Analysis Used for Decision Making, Capital Budgeting Used to Make
Accounting Principles A Business Perspective Chapter 1 to 9Hermanson,
Edwards, and MaherOnline
| 436 Pages
This text uses the annual reports of real companies to
illustrate many of the accounting concepts. It covers the following topics:
Accounting Environment, Accounting and its use in business decisions, Recording
business transactions, Adjustments for financial reporting, Completing the
accounting cycle, Accounting theory, Introduction to inventories and the
classified income statement, Measuring and reporting inventories.
Management Accounting Concepts and TechniquesDennis
| NA Pages
This book covers the following topics: Microeconomic foundations of
management accounting, Product costing and cost allocations, Determining the
cost of inventory, Planning tools and performance measures for projects and
Introduction to Financial and Managerial AccountingProf. Sugata RoychowdhuryOnline
| NA Pages
course note explains the basic concepts of financial and managerial reporting.
The viewpoint is that of readers of financial and managerial reports rather than
the accountants who prepare them. Covered topics are: Income Statement and
Principles of Accrual Accounting, The Accounting Process, Statement of Cash
Flow, Leases and Off-Balance Sheet Financing, Introduction to Cost Concepts,
Intangibles and Business Combinations.
Financial AccountingJoe Ben HoylePDF
| 746 Pages
In constructing the seventeen chapters, the
author have worked to guide you on a voyage through the world of business and
financial reporting. It helps to attain a usable knowledge of the principles of
financial accounting as well as an appreciation for its importance and logic.
Accounting NotesDr. Sid GlandonOnline
| NA Pages
This note covers the following topics:
Environment and Theoretical Structure of Financial Accounting , Review of the
Accounting Process, The Balance Sheet and Financial Disclosures, The Income
Statement and Statement of Cash Flows, Income Measurement and Profitability
Analysis, Time Value of Money Concepts, Cash and Receivables, Inventories:
Measurement, Inventories: Additional Issues, Operational Assets: Acquisition and
Disposition, Operational Assets: Utilization and Impairment, Current Liabilities
and Contingencies, Bonds and Long-Term Notes, Leases, Accounting for Income
Taxes, Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits, Shareholders' Equity,
Share-Based Compensation and Earnings Per Share, Accounting Changes and Error
Corrections, The Statement of Cash Flows.
Financial Accounting Lecture NotesProf. George Plesko, Prof. Kin
Lo and Prof. Richard FrankelOnline
| NA Pages
This note is a framework for understanding
financial, managerial, and tax reports.
Accounting Basics (PDF 38P)Aalto UniversityPDF
| 38 Pages
note is intended to clarify business-related accounting concepts.