Global in scope, accounting has had its share of great thinkers and practitioners, from Luca Pacioloi, the father of accounting, to R. J. Chambers, W. W. Cooper, Yuji Ijiri, Stephen A. Zeff and other figures. This encyclopedia presents more than 400 entries that focus on such subjects as publications in the field, institutional bodies, accounting and economic concepts, accounting issues, authors in accounting, records, leaders in the profession, accounting in various countries, financial court cases, accounting exams and historical researchers.Because it was more powerful than Visicalc and was the first spreadsheet to run on IBMAls new PC (personal computer), Lotus 1Ab2Ab3 quickly became the leadingspreadsheet productAba market position it held forthenext sevenyears. IBM had been ... The immediate futureof commercial computing is in developing workable client-server networks for data retrieval and transaction processing. Although theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The History of Accounting (RLE Accounting)|
|Author||:||Michael Chatfield, Richard Vangermeersch|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-02-05|