The emphasis of Managerial Accounting, 9th edition is on teaching students to use accounting information to best manage an organization. Each chapter is written around a realistic business or focus company that guides the reader through the topics of that chapter. Known for balanced examples of Service, Retail, Nonprofit and Manufacturing companies, Hilton offers a clear, engaging writing style that has been praised by instructors and students alike. As in previous editions, there is significant coverage of contemporary topics such as activity-based costing, target costing, the value chain, customer profitability analysis, and throughput costing while also including traditional topics such as job-order costing, budgeting and performance evaluation. Salient Features • New Chapter Summaries: All of the chapter summaries have been completely rewritten, and they are now structured on the learning objectives for each chapter • Revised End-of-Chapter Assignment Material: The end-of-chapter assignment material has been very heavily revised. Virtually all of the quantitative exercises, problems, and cases contain data different from that in the previous edition. • Revised Build a Spreadsheet • Enhanced Service Industry Examples • Updated Contrast Companies

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Author(s)Hilton and Platt
PublisherMcGraw Hill
Publish YearJune 2014