Management Accounting by Paresh ShahManagement Accounting by Paresh Shah

Management Accounting

byParesh Shah

Paperback | December 15, 2008

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Management Accounting is a comprehensive textbook specially designed to meet the needs of management students. It explores core concepts of management accounting through managerial applications and supplements them through numerous solved problems and case studies. Beginning with an overview to management accounting, the book acquaints the readers with the various cost concepts. It explains elements of cost like material costing, labour costing, direct expenses and overheads. It discusses the determination of cost through unit costing, job and batch costing,operating costing, contract costing and process costing. The book then discusses planning, control and decision making and management applications. The book also covers advanced topics like learning curve, target costing, capacity management, kaizen costing, quality costing, activity based costing,throughput back flush costing, etc.Users will find this book highly useful for its in-depth coverage of the key concepts of management accounting and also as a guide to make informed and systematic business decisions.
Paresh Shah, PhD, is presently Visiting Professor at several reputed institutions like GH Patel Post Graduate Institute of Business Management (Sardar Patel University), IIPM, Wigan and Leigh College, Ahmedabad. He has served as Assistant Professor, Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad. He is Director, Fenil Institute (...
Title:Management AccountingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:832 pages, 10 × 7.5 × 0.68 inPublished:December 15, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195695259

ISBN - 13:9780195695250


Table of Contents

Part I: Cost and Management Accounting1. Overview to Management Accounting2. Cost ConceptPart II: Elements of Cost3. Material Costing4. Labour Costing5. Direct Expenses and OverheadPart III: Determination of Cost6. Unit Costing7. Job and Batch Costing8. Operating Costing9. Contract Costing10. Process CostingPart IV: Planning, Control and Decision Making11. Financial Statements and Its Analysis12. Budgeting and Budgetary Control System13. Standard Costing and Variance Analysis14. Responsibility Accounting15. Cost Audit and Cost Accounting StandardsPart V: Management Applications16. Marginal Costing and C-V-P Analysis17. Decisions Involving Alternative Choices18. Pricing Decisions19. Activity Based and Target Costing20. Capacity Management and Learning Curve21. Contemporary Issues in Managementa. Accountingb. Life Cycle Costingc. Quality Costingd. Kaizen Costinge. Throughput Costingf. Backflush Costing