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Management Accounting: Information for Decision Making and Strategy Execution, 6/e

Management Accounting:  Information for Decision Making and Strategy Execution,  6/e

  • Anthony A. Atkinson
  • Robert S. Kaplan
  • S. Mark Young
  • Ella Mae Matsumura
  • G. Arunkumar
  • Author: Anthony A. Atkinson
    • ISBN:9789332520615
    • 10 Digit ISBN:9332520615
    • Price:Rs. 649.00
    • Pages:616
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    This sixth edition of Management Accounting has been redesigned and updated to provide students with a clear and structured understanding of concepts. It integrates state-of-the-art thinking on recent innovations in management accounting and spells out how measurement and management systems can be used for sustainable value creation. Though this book is primarily intended for management students, it will also be useful to practicing managers who would benefit from learning to use the techniques of management accounting to drive value in their organizations.

    Table of Content

    Chapter 1. How Management Accounting Information Supports Decision Making
    Chapter 2. Cost Classification and Using Cost in Decision Making
    Chapter 3. Accumulating and Assigning Costs to Products
    Chapter 4. Activity-Based Cost Systems
    Chapter 5. Measuring and Managing Customer Relationships
    Chapter 6. Measuring and Managing Process Performance
    Chapter 7. Measuring and Managing Life-Cycle Costs
    Chapter 8. Behavioral and Organizational Issues in Management
    Accounting and Control Systems
    Chapter 9. Using Budgets for Planning and Coordination
    Chapter 10. The Balanced Scorecard and Strategy Map
    Chapter 11. Financial Control

    Salient Features

    • Cases drawn from Harvard Business School Publications
    • New chapter on measuring and managing customer relationships
    • Completely revised chapter on the fundamental cost concept
    • Coverage of recent innovation in target costing, environmental costing, strategic maps and balance score cards.
    • Detailed discussion on cost accounting in the South Asian context