|(3 cr.) This course provides an in-depth examination of
the financial and governance disclosures contained
in firms' SEC forms 10-K and proxy statements.
Topics include revenue recognition, income
statement geography, usefulness of financial
ratios, short-term liquidity analysis, cash-flow
statements and corporate governance. The
accounting for and analysis of receivables,
inventories, plant assets and leases also are
covered in depth. Instances of questionable
financial reporting and the lessons that can be
learned from them are addressed.
Every Year, Fall|