Dictionary of Accounting Terms

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Barron's Educational Series, 2000 - Business & Economics - 488 pages
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Each of these very useful and up-to-date quick reference dictionaries lists and defines several thousand specialized terms alphabetically. Business students, business professionals, and savvy consumers will find a wealth of helpful information in these volumes.

More than 2,500 accounting terms are defined -- with many updated entries in this edition to reflect recent trends in accounting practice. Definitions are expanded where appropriate with examples, charts, and tables. Here's a valuable quick-reference handbook for business managers, accountants, bookkeepers, and business students.

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"Dictionary," although apropos, is not quite accurate. This is more of a handbook, explaining key accounting terms (even obscure ones), and providing some insight into the construction of common ... Read full review

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Dr. Jae K. Shim is Professor of Finance and Accounting at California State University, Long Beach, and President of Delta Consulting Company, a financial consulting and training firm. Shim received is M.B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. He has been a consultant to commercial and nonprofit organizations for over 30 years. Dr. Shim has published numerous articles and over 50 college and professional books to his credit. Jae resides in Los Alamitos, CA.

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