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Published: 04 March 2021

480 Pages


ISBN: 9780198847274

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Understanding Financial Accounting

A guide for non-specialists

Jimmy Winfield, Mark Graham, and Taryn Miller

  • Written in a highly engaging style, the authors provide refreshing and lively support to students
  • Focused on IFRS content and how to unlock the information valued by decision makers, the content is ideal for newcomers to accounting and supports readers as they progress to perform more advanced analysis
  • The authors address broader topics of vital interest to accounting and analysis, such as business valuations, financial scandals, and emerging trends in corporate reporting
  • Enriched by examples and real-world financial statements from a myriad of multinational companies, students can contextualize the subject matter and practise their interpretation skills
  • Each chapter closes with a series of questions that encourage independent learning and critical thinking; these are accompanied by answer guidance from the authors
  • Further online resources such as additional case studies with questions, answer guidance, and multiple-choice-questions with instant feedback provide additional support to students and teachers
  • Also available as an ebook enhanced with self-assessment activities and multi-media content to offer a fully immersive experience and extra learning support

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