European financial reporting: a history

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Peter J. Walton
Academic Press, 1995 - Business & Economics - 287 pages
Primarily a reference work for those interested in financial accounting and reporting, European Financial Reporting is the first English language source that analyzes the historical development of accounting inthe different European countries, and thereby provides relevant material for the study of comparative international accounting. The text is an essential introduction to the evolution of financial reporting from the industrial revolution to the present day.

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Accounting in the industrialization of Western Europe
The history of financial reporting in Austria
The history of financial reporting in Belgium

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