The Economist Guide to Financial Management, 1st Edition

  • John Tennent
  • Published By: Economist
  • ISBN-10: 1782830227
  • ISBN-13: 9781782830221
  • DDC: 658.15
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 336 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book is a practical guide to understanding and managing financial responsibilities: 'how to assemble a budget', 'how to read variances on a report', 'how to construct a proposal to invest in new equipment'.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Economist Books.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Defining a Successful Business.
2: Business Structures.
3: The Role of the Finance Department.
4: Financial Statements and Accounting Systems.
5: Accounting Concepts and Principles.
6: Investors.
7: Cost to Serve.
8: Product Pricing and Profitability.
9: Portfolio Management.
10: Investment Appraisal.
11: Business Planning, Budgeting and Reporting.
12: Operational Ratios and Measures.
13: Stockmarket and Investor Measures.
14: Working Capital Management.
15: Published Reports and Accounts.
16: Accounting Complexities.
Glossary of Financial Terms.
List of Companies.