A TEXTBOOK OF ACCOUNTING FOR MANAGEMENT - 3RD EDN
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PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION We are extremely pleased to place before the esteemed readers the Third revised and enlarged edition of our book A Textbook of Accounting for Management for MBA Programme of different Indian universities and similar courses. The increasing heartwarming response given to each new edition of the book is really a matter of great satisfaction and privilege for us. The new edition besides containing the PLUS features of the second edition, i.e., simplicity of style, lucid presentation, exhaustive illustrative text, plenty of exercises and problems, etc. has certain additional welcome features as mentioned below The book now covers all the more comprehensively the course content requirements of the students preparing for MBA and MCom examinations of different Indian universities and those conducted by professional institutions, viz., Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Institute of Company Secretaries of India and Institute of Cost Accountants of India. It will be equally useful for BBA and BCom students and those interested in the advanced study of the subject. The text matter has been updated and upgraded in several chapters, while some new chapters have also been added in the book. Some of the welcome features of the new edition are as under The latest position regarding IFRSs and their convergence in India in the form of Ind AS has been incorporated in Chapter 2 Section I of the book. Two new chapters, namely Human Resource Accounting and Innovative Concepts have been added as chapters 4 and 5, respectively in Section II of the book. A new Section V on Case Problems containing 17 cases in all, with detailed answers has been incorporated in the book. The case problems have been appropriately revised, carefully selected and gone through by us as per the feedback received from four academicians, Prof A V Chirputkar of Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management, Pune Prof Visvanath Balasubramaniam of SRM University, Chennai Prof Pramod Kumar of Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra and Prof Amit Kumar Mishra of Galgotias University, Greater Noida, UP. The authors express their grateful thanks to them for their cooperation and value addition. The subject index given at the end of the book has been appropriately revised and updated. The book continues to follow a user-friendly and examination-oriented approach. Bound to prove a refreshing guide for business executives.
Preface to the Third Edition
We are confident that with all these changes, additions, adaptations and updating, the readers will find the revised and enlarged edition of the book all the more useful and rewarding for them. Constructive and helpful suggestions for improvement in the book will be gratefully acknowledged. A-2 156, Paschim Vihar, New Delhi 110 063