eBook Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0028662687
  • ISBN-13: 9780028662688
  • DDC: 650.03
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
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Overview

Designed for the non-specialist, the Encyclopedia Of Business And Finance is a two-volume complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include academics and business scholars from leading business programs. The new completely revised second edition includes 315 signed essays.

Features and Benefits

  • Twenty-seven new topics, including Social Media in Business, the Global Recession and its Effects, Crowdfunding, and Doing Business in Another Country.

What's New

  • Fully indexed and numerous cross references to make information accessible quickly and efficiently.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0028662644 | ISBN-13: 9780028662640

Table of Contents

Accounting Cycle.
Accounting Information Systems.
Accounting.
Accounting: Historical Perspectives.
Accreditation of Business Schools and Programs.
Activity-Based Management.
Advertising Agencies.
Advertising.
Agency Theory.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
American Management Association.
American Marketing Association.
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Analytical Procedures.
Antitrust Legislation.
Artificial Intelligence.
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Assurance Services.
Audit Committees.
Auditing.
Bailouts.
Balance of Trade.
Bankruptcy.
Behavioral Science Movement.
Big Data.
Bonds.
Brands and Branding.
Budgets and Budgeting.
Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Business Cycle.
Business Networking.
Business-to-Business Marketing (B2B).
Capital Investments.
Capital Markets.
Careers in Business/Corporate Law.
Careers in Accounting.
Careers in Economics.
Careers in Finance.
Careers in Information Processing.
Careers in Management.
Careers in Marketing.
Careers: An Overview.
Certifications, Licensures, and Designations.
Certified Internal Auditor.
Certified Management Accountant/Certified in Financial Management.
Change Process.
Channels of Distribution.
Circular Flow.
Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Collective Bargaining.
Communication Skills in Business.
Communication Channels.
Communications in Business.
Competition.
Compilation and Review Services.
Consumer Bill of Rights.
Consumer Price Index.
Consumer Product Safety Act of 1972.
Consumer Advocacy and Protection.
Consumer and Business Products.
Consumer Behavior.
Consumer Protest.
Contracts.
Cooperative.
Copyrights.
Core Based Statistical Area.
Corporate Education, Training and Development.
Corporate Governance.
Corporate Education.
Corporations.
Cost Allocation.
Cost-Benefit Analysis.
Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis.
Costs.
Cottage Industries.
Credit/Debit/Travel Cards.
Crime and Fraud.
Crowdfunding.
Currency Exchange.
Customer Service.
Cyber Crime.
Databases.
Decision Making.
Demographics.
Deregulation.
Derivatives.
Desktop Publishing.
Discount Stores.
Diversity in the Workplace.
Division of Labor.
Doing Business in Another Country.
E-Mail.
E-marketing.
Earnings Management.
Economic Analysis.
Economic Development.
Economic Systems.
Economics.
Economics: Historical Perspectives.
Electronic Commerce.
Employee Assistance Programs.
Employee Benefits.
Employee Compensation.
Employee Discipline.
Entrepreneurship.
Environmental Protection Agency.
Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972.
Equal Pay Act of 1963.
Ergonomics.
Ethics in Accounting.
Ethics in Economics.
Ethics in Finance.
Ethics in Information Processing.
Ethics in Law for Business.
Ethics in Management.
Ethics in Marketing.
Ethics: An Overview.
European Union.
Facsimiles/Copies/Reproductions.
Factors of Production.
Fads.
Fair Packaging and Labeling Act of 1966.
Federal Financial Reform Acts Since 1990.
Federal Reserve System.
Federal Trade Commission Act of 1914.
Finance.
Finance: Historical Perspectives.
Financial Accounting Standards Board.
Financial Forecasts and Projections.
Financial Institutions.
Financial Literacy.
Financial Statement Analysis.
Financial Statements.
Food and Drug Administration.
Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938.
Forecasting in Business.
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977.
Forensic Accounting.
Franchising.
Fraudulent Financial Reporting.
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Global Recession.
Goods and Services.
Government Auditing Standards.
Government Financial Reporting.
Government Role in Business.
Governmental Accounting Standards Board.
Governmental Budgeting.
Grant Writing.
Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
Hardware.
Health and Safety Issues.
Human Relations.
Human Resource Management.
Iconic Brands.
Income Tax: Historical Perspectives.
Income.
Industry Classifications.
Information Processing.
Information Processing: Historical Perspectives.
Information Systems.
Information Technology.
Institute of Internal Auditors.
Institute of Management Accountants.
Insurance.
Intellectual Capital.
Interactive Technology.
Interest Rates.
Internal Revenue Service.
Internal Control Systems.
International Association of Administrative Professionals.
International Federation of Accountants.
International Monetary Fund.
International Accounting Standards.
International Business.
International Investment.
International Marketing.
International Trade.
Internet: Historical Perspectives.
Interstate Commerce Commission.
Interstate Commerce.
Inventory Control.
Investments.
Job Analysis and Design.
Job Enrichment.
Job Satisfaction.
Labor Unions.
Law in Business.
Leadership.
Lifestyles.
Limited Liability Corporation.
Macroeconomics/Microeconomics.
Management Information Systems.
Management.
Management/Leadership Styles.
Management: Authority and Responsibility.
Management: Historical Perspectives.
Manufacturing.
Market Segmentation.
Marketing Mix.
Marketing Research.
Marketing.
Marketing: Historical Perspectives.
Mass Marketing.
Meeting Management.
Mergers and Acquisitions.
Monetary Policy.
Money Supply.
Money.
Monopoly.
Mortgages.
Motivation.
Multinational Corporations.
Mutual Funds.
National Association of State Boards of Accountancy.
National Business Education Association.
National Labor Relations Board.
National Retail Federation.
Negotiation.
Networking Solutions and Office Technology (IT).
Not-For-Profit Accounting.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Office Layout.
Oligopoly.
Operations Management.
Opportunity Cost.
Organizational Behavior and Development.
Organizational Structure.
Outsourcing in the Business Environment.
Packaging.
Partnerships.
Patents.
Performance Appraisal.
Performance Audits.
Personal Financial Planning.
Personal Selling.
Policy Development.
Price Fixing.
Pricing.
Privacy and security.
Product Development.
Product Management.
Product Labeling.
Product Lines.
Product Mix.
Productivity.
Project Management.
Promotion.
Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.
Public Relations.
Publicity.
Quality Assurance and Quality Control.
Records Management.
Reengineering.
Remote Conferencing.
Research in Business.
Retailers.
Risk Management.
Robinson-Patman Act of 1936.
Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
School to Career Movement.
Scientific Management.
Securities Acts: Requirements for Accounting.
Securities and Exchange Commission.
Service Industries.
Sexual Harassment.
Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890.
Single Audit Act of 1984 with Amendments.
Small Business Administration.
Social Media in Business.
Social Marketing.
Social Responsibility and Organizational Ethics.
Software.
Sole Proprietorship.
Spreadsheets.
Staggers Rail and Motor Carrier Acts of 1980.
Standard Costing.
Standard-Based Work Performance.
State Societies of CPAs.
Statements on Management Accounting.
Stock Exchanges.
Stock Indexes.
Stocks.
Strategic Management.
Stress.
Student Business Organizations.
Supply Chain Management.
Supply and Demand.
Target Marketing.
Taxation.
Teams.
Telecommunications.
Telecommuting.
Telemarketing.
Temporary Employment.
Time Management.
Time Value of Money.
Total Quality Management.
Trade Shows.
Trademarks.
Trading Blocs.
Transfer Payments.
Transportation.
Triple Bottom Line Reporting.
U.S. Economic Recession (2008-2009).
Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examination.
United States Government Accountability Office.
Voice Messaging /Voicemail.
Wholesalers.
Work Measurement.
Workers’ Compensation.