David Young, Jacob Cohen, Daniel A. Bens
Wiley; 4th edition
The fourth edition of Corporate Financial Reporting and Analysis: A Global Perspective (PDF) combines a comprehensive overview of the topic with a rigorous approach to modern financial reporting, all while maintaining an approachable and understandable manner. Students are able to develop essential analysis and interpretation skills through the integration of traditional principles of corporate finance and accepted reporting practices with current models. Additionally, the course’s emphasis on real-world methodology and practicality ensures that both IFRS and GAAP requirements are covered in a seamless manner, thereby increasing the course’s relevance on a global scale.
The fourth edition of Corporate Financial Reporting and Analysis is one of the CF textbooks that is recommended the most frequently by MBA institutions located around Asia.
This textbook has been refined over the course of 20 years of classroom testing with INSEAD MBA students to provide the clearest and most comprehensive model for financial statement analysis and interpretation. It also features a pedagogical framework that is logically organized and concise, and it includes discussion questions, problems, and real-world case studies that illustrate current practices and applications. Finally, an in-depth examination of key topics clarifies complex concepts and builds professional intuition. This PDF booklet offers MBA students both education and a continuing reference resource. It contains in-depth discussion of inventory accounting, revenue recognition, long-term assets, receivables, income taxes, and mergers and acquisitions, among other fundamental topics.