Business-Administration - Course - Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting

  • Course Code: ACCT610
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 3 Lec
  • Course Type: Major Electives (Major E)

Course Description

This advanced course in financial accounting includes in-depth treatment of current issues and problems in the field. Topics cover the contributions of economics, finance, and other disciplines to accounting theory; the practical and theoretical problems of the present value model; foreign exchange accounting; hedging; the process and issues of standard-setting; agency theory; and other topics related to specific industries or sectors of the economy.