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  1. Accounting Queries (RLE Accounting)

    By Harold C. Edey

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Reporting Fixed Assets in Nineteenth-Century Company Accounts (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book focuses on the way in which businessmen responded to the new problem of accounting for fixed assets when measuring periodic profit. The book is divided into four sections: the first embraces items that examine asset valuation procedures in general use during the nineteenth century. The...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Accounting Innovation (RLE Accounting)

    Municipal Corporations 1835-1935

    Edited by Hugh Coombs, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    The period 1835-1935 saw the development of the structure of local government which remains broadly intact today and also the growth of modern financial reporting procedures. This book examines the accounting implications of these developments and places them within the social and organisational...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Accounting From the Outside (RLE Accounting)

    The Collected Papers of Anthony G. Hopwood

    Edited by Tony Hopwood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    The 43 papers in this collection, originally published from 1972 to 1987 delve into accounting, observing and exploring its functioning. They construct a basis for interrogating it in use and indeed they attempt to account for accounting. The author seeks to understand accounting, to appreciate...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Recurring Issues in Auditing (RLE Accounting)

    Professional Debate 1875-1900

    Edited by Roy A. Chandler, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book gives a flavour of the issues that concerned auditing practitioners more than one hundred years ago and which retain a certain relevance to us today. The material is arranged chronologically and thereby emphasizes the interconnections between the issues as well as conveying the...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Continuing Debate Over Depreciation, Capital and Income (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by Richard P. Brief

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Beginning with first principles, then discussing the origin and evolution of the debate over depreciation, capital and income, several related topics are addressed in this volume originally published in 1993. These include the allocation problem, interest rate approximations, issues concerning...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Estimating the Economic Rate of Return From Accounting Data (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by Richard P. Brief

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Published between 1965 and 1985 the papers in this collection address the problem of using accounting data to estimate the economic rate of return. The search for a solution to this problem has been an important episode in the history of accounting thought. The papers reprinted in this volume are...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Four Classics on the Theory of Double-Entry Bookkeeping (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by Richard P. Brief

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Although each of the pieces included in this collection has been cited as an outstanding contribution to the literature on the subject, they are not available in most libraries. Each of them is a classic on the theory of double-entry bookkeeping. Of the nine articles reprinted in this volume...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Depreciation and Capital Maintenance (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by Richard P. Brief

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Of the nine articles reprinted in this volume originally published in 1984, those by Ladelle, Hotelling and Anton are recognized as being the classic articles on the depreciation of a single ‘machine’. Each of these articles was published in a journal that is often not accessible and reprinted here...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Accounting Theory

    Edited by William T. Baxter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Discussing various aspects of accounting theory by collecting diverse pieces originally published between 1978 and 1994, this volume asks and answers the following questions: What do the figures from a company’s report actually mean? To what uses can they properly be put? Could they be...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge