15.720 Financial Accounting


Class Info

Examines the basic concepts of corporate financial accounting and reporting, and the role of accounting information in investment decisions, corporate and managerial performance assessment, and the valuation of firms. Develops skills for performing an economics-based analysis of accounting information from the viewpoint of the users of accounting information (especially senior managers), rather than the preparer (the accountant). Restricted to Executive MBA students.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.720 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by Consult J. Hising DiFabio.

Lecture occurs at *TO BE ARRANGED in null.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

You can find more information at the MIT Sloan Accounting Courses site or on the 15.720 Stellar site.

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