ISBN 9780071332613,Fundamentals Of Cost Accounting

Fundamentals Of Cost Accounting



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9780071332613

ISBN-10 0071332618


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 704 Pages
Language (English)


Fundamentals of Cost Accounting helps students develop an intuition about how to think about decision using cost information. Guiding them to become better consumer of cost information as managers and better preparers of cost information as accountants. The title also helps to convey the usefulness of cost accounting in decision making through examples, illustrations, problems and cases based on actual examples. Salient Features Features enhanced development of the role of the value chain in value creation and topics linked to the stages of the value chain. Features material on legal issues and pricing decision as well as material on the theory of constraints Includes material on data problems in regression analysis, material on the learning phenomenon and cost estimation and questions, exercises, and problems in end-of-chapter material. TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1: Cost Accounting: Information for Decision Making Chapter 2: Cost Concepts and Behavior Chapter 3: Fundamentals of Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis Chapter 4: Fundamentals of Cost Analysis for Decision Making Chapter 5: Cost Estimation Chapter 6: Fundamentals of Product and Service Costing Chapter 7: Job Costing Chapter 8: Process Costing Chapter 9: Activity-Based Costing Chapter 10: Fundamentals of Cost Management Chapter 11: Service Department and Joint Cost Allocation Chapter 12: Fundamentals of Management Control Systems Chapter 13: Planning and Budgeting Chapter 14: Business Unit Performance Measurement Chapter 15: Transfer Pricing Chapter 16: Fundamentals of Variance Analysis Chapter 17: Additional Topics in Variance Analysis Chapter 18: Non-financial and Multiple Measures of Performance Appendix: Capital Investment Decisions: An Overview