Horngren's Cost Accounting - book summary, revision notes free PDF download (chapters 1-22)


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Hello, I am sharing the book summary and exam revision notes for the book - Cost Accounting by Charles Thomas Horngren, George Foster, and Srikant M. Datar. This book is taught in various management courses like MBA, Business reporting & analysis, business studies, business management etc.

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List of topics/chapters covered in Horngren's Cost Accounting - Book Summary & Exam Revision Notes:
  • Chapter 1: The accountant’s role in the organization
  • Chapter 2: An introduction to cost terms and purposes
  • Chapter 3: Job-costing systems
  • Chapter 4: Process-costing systems
  • Chapter 5: Cost allocation
  • Chapter 6: Cost-allocation: joint-cost situations
  • Chapter 7: Income effects of alternative stock-costing methods
  • Chapter 8: Cost-volume-profit relationships
  • Chapter 9: Determining how costs behave
  • Chapter 10: Relevant information for decision making
  • Chapter 11: Activity-based costing
  • Chapter 12: Pricing, target costing and customer profitability analysis
  • Chapter 14: Motivation, budgets, and responsibility accounting
  • Chapter 15: Flexible budget, variances and management control: I
  • Chapter 16: Flexible budgets, variances and management control: II
  • Chapter 17: Measuring yield, mix, and quantity effects
  • Chapter 18: Control systems and transfer pricing
  • Chapter 19: Control systems and performance measurement
  • Chapter 20: Quality and throughput concerns in managing costs
  • Chapter 21: Accounting for just-in-time (JIT) systems
  • Chapter 22: Strategic management accounting and emerging issues
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