Cost Accounting, 15th Edition

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For undergraduate and MBA Cost or Management Accounting courses

The text that defined the cost accounting market.

Horngren’s Cost Accounting, defined the cost accounting market and continues to innovate today by consistently integrating the most current practice and theory into the text. This acclaimed, market-leading text emphasizes the basic theme of “different costs for different purposes,” and reaches beyond cost accounting procedures to consider concepts, analyses, and management. This edition incorporates the latest research and most up-to-date thinking into all relevant chapters and more MyAccountingLab® coverage! MyAccountingLab is web-based tutorial and assessment software for accounting that not only gives you more "I Get It" moments, but gives instructors the flexibility to make technology an integral part of their course, or a supplementary resource for students.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Manager and Management Accounting
Chapter 2 An Introduction to Cost Terms and Purposes
Chapter 3 Cost–Volume–Profit Analysis
Chapter 4 Job Costing
Chapter 5 Activity-Based Costing and Activity-Based Management
Chapter 6 Master Budget and Responsibility Accounting
Chapter 7 Flexible Budgets, Direct-Cost Variances, and Management Control
Chapter 8 Flexible Budgets, Overhead Cost Variances, and Management Control
Chapter 9 Inventory Costing and Capacity Analysis
Chapter 10 Determining How Costs Behave
Chapter 11 Decision Making and Relevant Information
Chapter 12 Strategy, Balanced Scorecard, and Strategic Profitability Analysis
Chapter 13 Pricing Decisions and Cost Management
Chapter 14 Cost Allocation, Customer- Profitability Analysis, and -Variance Analysis
Chapter 15 Allocation of Support-Department Costs, Common Costs, and Revenues
Chapter 16 Cost Allocation: Joint Products and Byproducts
Chapter 17 Process Costing
Chapter 18 Spoilage, Rework, and Scrap
Chapter 19 Balanced Scorecard: Quality and Time
Chapter 20 Inventory Management, Just-in-Time, and Simplified Costing Methods
Chapter 21 Capital Budgeting and Cost Analysis
Chapter 22 Management Control , Transfer Pricing, and Multinational Considerations
Chapter 23 Performance Measurement, Compensation, and Multinational Considerations
Appendix A: Notes on Compound Interest and Interest Tables

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