University Finances : Accounting and Budgeting Principles for Higher Education Hardback
In University Finances, higher education expert Dean O.
Smith * demystifies basic accounting procedures, budgets, debt financing, and financial statements* explores more unusual financial topics, such as methods for calculating fringe benefit rates, bond refunding costs, and indirect cost allocations* shows that the use of university wealth is highly restricted by donors, bondholders, government regulators, and others* answers nuanced questions, like "How are USDA formula funds calculated?" and "Why does the university pursue more and more research funding when it loses money on every grant?"* illustrates financial calculations using realistic examplesSome of these explanations are unavailable in print or online to anyone but a handful of professional accountants.
Rigorous, detailed, and wide-ranging, University Finances is a unique and powerful resource.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 424 pages, 20 Line drawings, black and white
- Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
- Publication Date: 05/03/2019
- Category: Higher & further education, tertiary education
- ISBN: 9781421427256