Financial management: theory and practice

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Intended for use in an introductory finance course, this textbook emphasizes the skills needed to make good financial decisions. It outlines fundamental concepts and provides detailed discussions of topics like securities, corporate valuation, strategic investment, and working capital management. Two CD-ROMs contain displays, tools kits, models, files, spreadsheets, and reference materials. Brigham teaches at the University of Florida. Ehrhardt teaches at the University of Tennessee. Distributed by ISBS. c. Book News Inc.

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A rather typical offering of a financial management textbook, this edition is neither particularly easy to understand, nor particularly difficult. Similarly, its depth of coverage varies, but never reaches an in-depth analysis of most topics. Read full review


An Overview of Financial Management
Part Seven
Financial Statements Cash Flow and Taxes

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Eugene F. Brigham, Graduate Research Professor Emeritus at the University of Florida since 1971, received his MBA and PhD from the University of California-Berkeley and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina. He has served as president of the Financial Management Association and has written more than 40 journal articles on the cost of capital, capital structure, and other aspects of financial management. Dr. Brigham has testified as an expert witness in numerous electric, gas, and telephone rate cases at both the federal and state level, and served as a consultant to many corporations and government agencies, including the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, the U.S. Office of Telecommunications Policy, and the RAND Corporation.

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