15.511 Financial Accounting

Class Info

Introduces concepts of corporate financial accounting and reporting of information widely used in making investment decisions, corporate and managerial performance assessment, and valuation of firms. Students perform economics-based analysis of accounting information from the viewpoint of the user (especially senior managers) rather than the preparer (the accountant). Restricted to Sloan Fellow MBAs.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.511 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Summer semester.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Financial Accounting site.

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