· Corporate governance is integrated throughout the text, and emphasised at vital decision-making stages · The Internal Control System is addressed from both Auditing and Compliance perspectives · Both the Auditing process and the Annual Report are described and discussed · International Accounting Standards and the impact of the latest Irish legislation on accounting are detailed · Detailed analyses link all statements, to cover the accrual and cash picture · Includes a chapter on Group Accounting · Several Self-Assessment Questions are interspersed throughout each chapter Suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students on any programme/course that contains an Accounting Module, and for Decision-makers/Executives dealing with financial accounting issues on a regular basis
John R. Heneghan lectures in Financial Accounting at the Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick. He has worked at Allied Irish Banks and in many banking and finance positions in the USA. He is an annual guest speaker at the Institute of Directors’ Centre for Corporate Governance at UCD and has presented papers in Ireland and at the European Academy of Management on Corporate Governance. He is the co-author of two accounting textbooks and a founding member of the Paris-based European Foundation for Territorial Excellence. He earned a BSc Bus Admin and MBA from Seton Hall University, New Jersey, USA and is presently pursuing a PhD at the University of Limerick.