Accounting and financial reporting for governmental and nonprofit organizations: basic concepts

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McGraw-Hill, 1991 - Business & Economics - 167 pages
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Robert W. Ingram is the Ross-Culverhouse Chair in the Culverhouse School of Accountancy at the University of Alabama. He teaches courses in financial accounting and has been actively involved in course curriculum development. He has served as Director of Education for the American Accounting Association, as a member of the Accounting Education Change Commission, and as editor of Issues in Accounting Education, a journal dedicated to accounting education research.
Professor Ingram is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Ph.D. from Texas Tech University. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Alabama, he held positions at the University of South Carolina and the University of Iowa, and a visiting appointment at the University of Chicago. His research, which examines financial reporting and accounting education, has been published widely in accounting and business journals. He is the recipient of the National Alumni Association Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Award and the Burlington Northern Foundation Faculty Achievement in Research Award at the University of Alabama. He has also received the Notable Contribution to Literature Award of the Government and Nonprofit Section of the American Accounting Association and the Award for Excellence and Professional Contributions of the Alabama Association for Higher Education in Business.
Professor Ingram is married and has two children. He and his family enjoy sports, travel, reading, music, and art. They live contentedly in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Susan Work Martin is a Professor of Accounting at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She has been appointed to serve four terms from 1989 to 2003 as Chair of the State of Michigan Hospital Finance Authority which issues tax-exempt bonds for Michigan health care facilities. She was also appointed to serve on the Internal Revenue Service Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Board from 1998-2000 to advise the IRS on e-filing issues. Dr. Martin served from 1997-2000 on the Tax Executive Committee of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) which issued enforceable professional standards for tax practice in 2000. Prior to joining Grand Valley State in 1988, she worked over 10 years for the State of Michigan as Commissioner of Revenue, Deputy State Treasurer in charge of the Local Government Bureau, and as an Assistant Auditor General.
Susan is a member of the Government Finance Officers Association, AICPA, Michigan Association of CPAs, Association of Governmental Accountants, and the American Accounting Association. She has published in a variety of professional publications on tax and governmental accounting topics.
Susan developed a study-abroad program in international accounting at Kingston University in England and has also been active in Poland since 1991, attending professional conferences and leading study-abroad programs at the Cracow University of Economics. Dr. Martin is a CPA, CMA, CIA and Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM). She has received MBA and Ph.D. degrees from Michigan State University and a B.S. degree from Central Michigan University.