Essentials of Managerial Accounting

ISBN Number : 978-93-5097-481-0

Student Price : Rs.350

Student Dollar Price : 14$

Library Price : Rs.650

Library Dollar Price : 26$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 346

Book Weight :578

About The Book

Management accounting deals with the development and use of accounting information by different organizations for the purpose of decision making, Planning, control, product costing and performance evaluation. The field of management accounting has been influenced greatly by the competitive and complex business environment. This requires that management accounting as a discipline should help the managers who are faced with managerial accounting issues and managerial problems in their organizations. Managers if Indian companies need to make business decisions with sound knowledge and understanding of the use of accounting information for the efficient and profitable functioning of their enterprises.

The text `Managerial Accounting` focuses on the uses of managerial accounting information to resolve different managerial issues emerging in different organizations. The book makes a comprehensive coverage of important topics, current trends in management accounting and presents the concepts, techniques and use of accounting information in a clear, concise and logical manner.


Contents :

1. Scope of Managerial Accounting

2. Statement of Changes in Financial Position (SCEP)
3. Financial Statement Analysis
4. Cost Classifications
5. Marginal (Variable) Costing
6. Differential Analysis and Decision Making
7. Budgeting
8. Responsibility Accounting
9. Standard Costing

About The Author

Dr. Jawahar Lal has been a Professor in Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. He also served as Head, Department of Commerce, and Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Business, University of Delhi. Earlier, he has taught at Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi, He possesses forty-four years of teaching and research experience. He has been associated with teaching of postgraduate commerce and management courses and imparting dissertation and thesis guidance to students of M.Phil., Ph.D., MIB, and M.H.R.O.D. Programmes.   

Dr. Lal is the member of many academic and professional bodies, is on the Editorial Board and Review Board of many reputed journals, member of Board of Studies and Research Committees of Indian Universities, member of Indian Commerce Association and Indian Accounting Association. He has been conferred with IAA Fellowship award 2007 for lifetime dedication to the Accounting Education and Research.   

Dr. Lal has contributed sixty papers in reputed journals and has presented papers in fifty national and international conferences. He has also chaired technical sessions in many conferences. He has written over a dozen reputed books. 

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