Global in scope, accounting has had its share of great thinkers and practitioners, from Luca Pacioloi, the father of accounting, to R. J. Chambers, W. W. Cooper, Yuji Ijiri, Stephen A. Zeff and other figures. This encyclopedia presents more than 400 entries that focus on such subjects as publications in the field, institutional bodies, accounting and economic concepts, accounting issues, authors in accounting, records, leaders in the profession, accounting in various countries, financial court cases, accounting exams and historical researchers.They assumed market efficiency and investigated monthly security-return behavior of firms in the 12-month period up to, and including, the month that annual earnings were announced for 261 firms listed on the New York Stock Exchange foranbsp;...
|Title||:||The History of Accounting (RLE Accounting)|
|Author||:||Michael Chatfield, Richard Vangermeersch|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-02-05|