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Zeff, Stephen A.

Overview
Works: 72 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 6,652 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Composer, wpr, Compiler
Classifications: HF5635, 657
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen A Zeff
Financial accounting theory I: issues and controversies by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

35 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Accounting Association : its first 50 years, 1916-1966 by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings and notes on financial accounting : issues and controversies by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in honor of William A. Paton : pioneer accounting theorist( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public reporting by conglomerates; the issues, the problems, and some possible solutions by Alfred Rappaport( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asset appreciation, business income and price-level accounting, 1918-1935( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Accounting postulates and principles controversy of the 1960s( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Financial reporting and global capital markets : a history of the International Accounting Standards Committee, 1973-2000 by Kees Camfferman( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standardization and harmonization of accounting practices is a fundamental element of a global business environment. Achieving this is a complex process that involves technical and political negotiation. The International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC) was the organization that pioneered this process on a world-wide basis. The IASC prepared the way for the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and its International Financial Reporting Standards, which since 2005 have held the dominant influence over the financial reporting of thousands of listed companies in the European Union, as well as in many other countries. The forces and influences that shaped the formation of the IASB were intimately connected with the historical organization and operation of its predecessor, the IASC, and so to understand the standards enforced in financial reporting today, a historical understanding of the IASC is required. Financial Reporting and Global Capital Markets does just this. It examines the history of the IASC from 1973 to 2000, including its foundation, operation, changing membership and leadership, achievements and setbacks, the development of its standards, and its restructuring leading up to the creation of the IASB in 2001. The book also studies the impact of the IASC's standards on national standard setting and on accounting practice in developed and developing countries, as well as the impact on the IASC of the policies and positions of the UN, the OECD, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the International Organization of Securities Commissions, and the European Commission. It will be of vital interest to all concerned with accounting developments in a global environment, be they academics, policy-makers, or professionals
Accounting principles through the years : the views of professional and academic leaders, 1938-1954( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sourcebook on accounting principles and auditing procedures, 1917-1953( Book )

14 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. accounting profession in the 1890s and early 1900s( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical examination of the orientation postulate in accounting with particular attention to its historical development by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Accounting Association; its first 50 years by American Accounting Association( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected Dickinson lectures in accounting, 1936-1952 by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in Undetermined and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses of accounting for small business by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business schools and the challenge of international business; papers by Conference on Education for International Business( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Company financial reporting : a historical and comparative study of the Dutch regulatory process by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insights from accounting history : selected writings of Stephen Zeff by Stephen A Zeff( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of 17 previously published articles on contemporary accounting history from 1962 to 2007, focusing mainly on the evolution of the standard-setting process, biographies of major accounting writers, and on the evolution of the accountancy profession and audit practice, together with a lengthy introduction by the author
Aiming for global accounting standards : the International Accounting Standards Board, 2001-2011 by Kees Camfferman( Book )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical study of the body that sets International Financial Reporting Standards - now the basis for financial reporting - with extensive background information to help practitioners, policy-makers, researchers, and educators form a deeper understanding of the people, forces, and events that have shaped these standards
IFRS in a Global World : International and Critical Perspectives on Accounting( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, dedicated to Prof. Jacques Richard, is about the economic, political, social and even environmental consequences of setting accounting standards, with emphasis on those that are alleged to be precipitated by the adoption and implementation of IFRS. The authors offer their reasoned critiques of the effectiveness of IFRS in promoting genuine global comparability of financial reporting
 
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Financial reporting and global capital markets : a history of the International Accounting Standards Committee, 1973-2000
Alternative Names
Addam Zeff, Stephen 1933-

Stephen A. Zeff Amerikaans econoom

Stephen A. Zeff economista estadounidense

Stephen Zeff économiste américain

Zeff, Stephen Addam 1933-

استفن آدام زف

Languages
English (183)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Insights from accounting history : selected writings of Stephen Zeff