Ch 16: Modern Trends in Accounting

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Check out this chapter to understand the modern trends in accounting. These study resources can help you prepare for an exam, complete an assignment, or boost your overall accounting knowledge. Our mobile-friendly platform offers you the chance to study these accounting topics at home or on the go, making it easier than ever to review related accounting practices, terminologies, and major concepts.

Modern Trends in Accounting - Chapter Summary

Everything in business changes, and understanding how those changes affect certain decisions can prove vital for most businesses. This chapter offers an in-depth review of some of the modern-day trends currently impacting the world of accounting. Our expert instructors explain these trends and identify what they may mean for businesses in terms of cost projections, management practices, and more. Review these materials at your own pace. Come back to individual lessons as many times as you'd like if you need to review further. At the close of the chapter, you will possess the skills necessary to do the following:

  • Describe modern accounting trends
  • Identify present-day trends in managerial accounting, such as globalization and increased social responsibility
  • Explain current trends for cost accounting, including how technology has changed bookkeeping

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