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Society of Management Accountants of Canada

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Works: 593 works in 1,118 publications in 2 languages and 9,959 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Case studies  History 
Roles: isb, Editor, Other
Classifications: HF5601, 658.151105
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Most widely held works about Society of Management Accountants of Canada
 
Most widely held works by Society of Management Accountants of Canada
Management for strategic business ideas by Society of Management Accountants of Canada( )

in English and French and held by 2,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Previously known as CMA magazine (CMA). Effective 2/1/99 issue
CMA magazine by Society of Management Accountants of Canada( )

in English and French and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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CMA : the management accounting magazine = la revue de la comptabilité de management( )

in English and French and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cost and management( )

in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues for Jan. 1961-June 1968 include the Society of Industrial and Cost Accountants of Canada's S.I.C.A. news; July/Aug. 1968 the Society's SIA news; Sept. 1968-Feb. 1969 include the Society of Industrial Accountants of Canada's SIA news; Mar./Apr. 1969-Mar./Apr. 1975 the Society's RIA news; May/June 1975-Mar./Apr. 1977 the Society's Nouvelles RIA; and May/June 1977-July/Aug. 1985 include the Society of Management Accountants of Canadas̕ Nouvelles RIA, the latter three being published in alternate months in the RIA digest
The make-or-buy decision by Anthony Joseph Gambino( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: The make-buy decision process involves a host of sensitive and complex considerations which are both financial and nonfinancial in nature. In other words, most of the relevant factors lend themselves to a quantitative analysis while some do not. This report presents the findings of a research study which was designed to explore make-buy decisions as they are currently being made in business enterprises. The emphasis was, of course, on the analytical tools and their use, especially those that are or could be derived from the firm's management accounting information. The research was conducted through a mail survey of 350 firms (250 located in the United States and 100 in Canada)
The capital expenditure decision by Arthur V Corr( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and French and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The primary objective of this study was to determine how capital expenditure decisions are made in manufacturing firms of various sizes in Canada and the United States. The study attempts to describe the policies, practices, and procedures related to capital expenditure decisions, emphasizing the role of the accountant and the use of financial information. More specifically, two major aspects of capital expenditure decision making, capital expenditure planning and financial appraisal of individual projects are examined. Also included is a description of the management process for developing, selecting, and implementing capital investment proposals. Further, the study identifies and describes the various techniques used in the financial appraisal of investment proposals and examines the concepts and methods used in measuring the investment required by a specific project and the economic benefits that it will bring. Sixteen American firms and eight Canadian firms from the following industries were studied: oil refining, chemical manufacturing, paper and pulp, steel milling and fabrication, heavy equipment, textiles, food processsing and electronic and information technology
The new-product decision by Dale L Flesher( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: The relative importance of new products varies among industries and among companies in the same industry as well - the latter being largely a reflection of differing organizational structures and management styles ... This study was undertaken to take a close look at the new-product decision process as practiced in the participating companies, to identify (describe) the decisions made in the course of this process, and to analyze the respective information requirements in light of the actual use of the information. The researchers interviewed accounting and marketing personnel at 17 companies in the United States and Canada
The distribution channels decision : a study carried out on behalf of the National Association of Accountants, New York, N.Y., and the Society of Management Accountants of Canada, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada by Douglas M Lambert( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and French and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: The primary purpose of this study was to examine how the distribution channels decision is made by conducting empirical (descriptive) research on the actual decision process in current practice. The research involved working closely with the accounting, marketing and physical distribution personnel of 18 companies in the United States and Canada. These companies were selected so as to represent equally mnufacturers who sell to consumer and non-consumer (industrial and institutional) markets. In terms of industrial grouping, the participating companies represent packaged goods, durable goods and the process industry
The product abandonment decision by Douglas M Lambert( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Acquisition decision by Woods Gordon( Book )

4 editions published between 1900 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: Presented here are the findings of a study of corporate acquisitions in the United States and Canada. The study was undertaken to help us understand the vital tasks and decisions involved, especially the related managerial information needs....the study was conducted by a Woods Gordon research team through interviews of company executives in order to learn how they actually go about making acquisitions. This method of research enabled the researchers to construct a description of the acquisition decision process in a manner compatible with their assignment of interpreting the role - actual and/or prospective - of management accounting. Throughout this research report an attempt was made to highlight the experience of successful acquirers
CMA magazine the future of management accounting by Society of Management Accountants of Canada( )

in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pricing decision by Lawrence A Gordon( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: The purpose of this study was to investigate how manufacturing firms in Canada and the United States formulate long run pricing objectives and policies. The research involved personal interviews with executives responsible for the pricing of major product lines within their respective firms. Forty-four companies participated in this study and these were involved with the marketing of both consumer and non-consumer (i.e., industrial) products and operated in the following industry segments: transportation equipment, food processing, chemical and heavy equipment
Internal control in Canadian corporations : a management perspective by Lois D Etherington( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Preface: This study serves four principal purposes. First, it gathered information from Canada's largest companies, allowing for a depiction of "state-of-the-art" internal control in the Canadian environment...Second, this study provides a major database based on the examination of three management levels' responses to questions and through the grouping of responses by industry classification, size of company and whether companies are within regulated industries. Third, the survey of the three management levels examined the roles and internal control responsiblities of individuals within the organization...Fourth, computerized information systems represent the most significant recent technological change within firms...This study inquires whether this change has been fully dealt with by the corporations and the two groups of auditors
Cost estimation in management accounting : six case studies by Anthony A Atkinson( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of this study is to explore the use of cost estimation and related techniques to real-life situations and to illustrate the practical applications of these techniques. Northern Aerospace Manufacturing: this case concerns the estimation of the labour cost of a product whose production process is labour intensive. Neptune Plastics Manufacturing (A): this case concerns the estimation of the cost of producing a product in a multi-product firm that uses the same production equipment to produce all its products. Nova Scotia Power Corporation: this case concerns the determination of cost in a regulated utility. National Sea Products: this case concerns the determination of product cost in a joint product environment. Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Company: this case concerns the evaluation and the control of discretionary cost expenditures. Neptune Plastics Manufacturing (B): this case concerns the use of statistical sampling in the task of quality control
Management forecasts of earnings : issues and practices by Donald H Drury( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Foreword: This study is intended as the first in a series designed to improve forecasting expertise and to bring to light new approaches that may be useful in preparing future-oriented data. It extends beyone external reporting issues to focus on management concerns and will begin to address the changes that are required in the management information system in order to prepare financial forecasts
CMA magazine : for better management decisions = l'aide á la décision en management( )

in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Implementing target costing by Society of Management Accountants of Canada( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The capital expenditure decision
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Alternative Names

controlled identityChartered Professional Accountants of Canada

controlled identitySociety of Industrial Accountants of Canada

Certified Management Accountants of Canada

CMA

CMA Canada

Société des comptables en management du Canada

Society of Management Accountants of Canada

The CMA

The Society of Management Accountants of Canada

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French (23)