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Cornerstones Of Cost Accounting

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Providing the most up-to-date and thorough coverage of cost management topics, Hansen/Mowen's CORNERSTONES OF COST ACCOUNTING provides students with a solid foundation with its unique Cornerstones approach. Created from our research on student learning behavior, this step-by-step format helps students understand the How, Why, and What Ifs of solving and mastering basic cost management topics, while also getting at the conceptual nature of each equation or topic. This relevant text also addresses some of the most recent processes affecting the discipline such as a chapter on productivity measurement and lean accounting.

Table of Contents

Foundation Concepts
Introduction to Cost Management
Basic Cost Management Concepts
Cost Behavior
Activity-Based Costing
Fundamental Costing and Control
Product and Service Costing: Job-Order System
Process Costing
Allocating Costs of Support Departments and Joint Products
Budgeting for Planning and Control
Standard Costing: a Functional-Based Control Approach
Decentralization: Responsibility Accounting, Performance Evaluation, and Transfer Pricing
Advanced Costing and Control
Strategic Cost Management
Activity-Based Management
The Balanced Scorecard: Strategic-Based Control
Quality and Environmental Cost Management
Productivity Measurement and Control and Lean Accounting
Decision Making
Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis
Activity Resource Usage Model and Tactical Decision Making
Pricing and Profitability Analysis
Capital Investment
Inventory Management: Economic Order Quantity, JIT, and the Theory of Constraints
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