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ACCT 8827 Strategic Cost and Profitability Analysis (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Evaluates traditional cost accounting tools and demonstrates how these tools can be modified to meet the economic challenges of the new millennium. Issues of management control and corporate governance are given special consideration. In addition we will integrate behavioral, ethical, and international issues into the course. For example, when discussing performance evaluation, traditional financial measures may lead to earnings management. A case approach will be extensively used.

Instructor(s): Elizabeth Keating
Richard Block
Tony Wain

Prerequisites: ACCT3307. ACCT3307 (undergrad), or ACCT7701 or ACCT7713 or ACCT8817.

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Last Updated: 20-Jun-18