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The Resource The number : how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America, Alex Berenson

The number : how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America, Alex Berenson

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The number : how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America
Title
The number
Title remainder
how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America
Statement of responsibility
Alex Berenson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how companies have put too much emphasis on "the number," companies' quarterly earnings, and lost track of their true purpose of building profititable businesses, which has led to accounting fraud and the recent corporate scandals
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berenson, Alex
Dewey number
364.16/8
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6769
LC item number
.B467 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • Corporations
  • Auditing
  • Financial statements
Label
The number : how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America, Alex Berenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [234]-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 3.
  • Bubbling under
  • ch. 4.
  • The death of equities
  • pt. 2.
  • ... this is now
  • ch. 5.
  • Countdown
  • ch. 6.
  • The number is born
  • Prologue : One of many
  • ch. 7.
  • Options
  • ch. 8.
  • Accountants at the trough
  • ch. 9.
  • Archaeologists and detectives
  • ch. 10.
  • Frenzy
  • ch. 11.
  • Truth
  • Introduction : System failure
  • Conclusion: Look both ways
  • appendix 1.
  • Accrual versus cash accounting
  • appendix 2.
  • Balance sheets and income statements
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • That was then ...
  • ch. 1.
  • Boom and bust
  • ch. 2.
  • Foundations
Control code
51022970
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 274 pages
Isbn
9780375508806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002036950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The number : how the drive for quarterly earnings corrupted Wall Street and corporate America, Alex Berenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [234]-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 3.
  • Bubbling under
  • ch. 4.
  • The death of equities
  • pt. 2.
  • ... this is now
  • ch. 5.
  • Countdown
  • ch. 6.
  • The number is born
  • Prologue : One of many
  • ch. 7.
  • Options
  • ch. 8.
  • Accountants at the trough
  • ch. 9.
  • Archaeologists and detectives
  • ch. 10.
  • Frenzy
  • ch. 11.
  • Truth
  • Introduction : System failure
  • Conclusion: Look both ways
  • appendix 1.
  • Accrual versus cash accounting
  • appendix 2.
  • Balance sheets and income statements
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • That was then ...
  • ch. 1.
  • Boom and bust
  • ch. 2.
  • Foundations
Control code
51022970
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 274 pages
Isbn
9780375508806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002036950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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