Project Description

Management Accounting, 3rd Edition

The third edition of Management Accounting (Eldenburg et al.) covers all the core topics across the two undergraduate management accounting courses, with an increased New Zealand business focus and more in-depth coverage of not-for-profit organisations. It brings course content to life with rich media such as practitioner videos, case studies and ‘In a Nutshell’ revision materials embedded at the point of learning.

Available as a full colour printed textbook with an interactive eBook code, this title enables every student to master concepts and succeed in assessment. Lecturers are supported with an extensive, easy-to-use teaching and learning package.

Eldenburg Management Accounting 3e Cover

Designed for Learning

Expansive Coverage

Eldenburg’s third edition is designed specifically to cover all the core topics from the two management accounting courses – Cost Accounting and Strategic Management Accounting

Interactive Case Studies

Interactive management accounting cases motivate students to test their comprehension and critically apply course concepts to real world contexts

Revision Modules

‘In a Nutshell’ revision materials are integrated throughout to help students engage with the course content and enhance their learning

Powerful Digital Capabilities

Available as a full colour printed textbook with an interactive eBook code, this title enables every student to master concepts and succeed in assessment. Lecturers are supported with an extensive, easy-to-use teaching and learning package.

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Wiley Interactive E-Text
Wiley Interactive E-Text
Click to play this short video

Animations and interactivities embedded at the point of learning bring course concepts to life

Concept Check
Concept Check

Students can test their comprehension and get instant feedback with interactive Concept Check questions, embedded at the point of learning.

Search, highlight & annotate
Search, highlight & annotate

Interactive textbook lets students search, highlight and take notes within the text for efficient study

19 Topics of Cost Accounting and Strategic Management Accounting

  • Chapter 1. The role of accounting information in management decision making
  • Chapter 2. Cost concepts, behavior and estimation
  • Chapter 3. A costing framework and cost allocation
  • Chapter 4. Cost-volume-profit (CVP) analysis
  • Chapter 5. Planning – budgeting and behavior
  • Chapter 6. Operational budgets
  • Chapter 7. Job and process costing systems
  • Chapter 8. Flexible budgets, standard costs and variance analysis
  • Chapter 9. Variance analysis: revenue and cost
  • Chapter 10. Activity analysis: costing and management
  • Chapter 11. Relevant costs for decision making
  • Chapter 12. Strategy and control
  • Chapter 13. Capital budgeting and strategic investment decisions
  • Chapter 14. The strategic management of costs and revenues
  • Chapter 15. Strategic management control: a lean perspective
  • Chapter 16. Responsibility accounting, performance evaluation and transfer pricing
  • Chapter 17. The balanced scorecard and strategy maps
  • Chapter 18. Rewards, incentives and risk management
  • Chapter 19. Sustainability management accounting

Team of Authors

albie-brooksDr Albie Brooks, BCom, DipEd, MBus, PhD, FCPA, is a Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Accounting at the University of Melbourne. His teaching is predominantly in the areas of management accounting and managerial control. Albie’s teaching experience includes both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in both domestic and international settings. He has a particular interest in creating and developing student engagement in the study of accounting. His research activities relate to teaching and learning, management accounting and corporate governance issues.

Dr Judy Oliver, BBus, MBus, PhD, joined Swinburne University in 2008 as a Senior Lecturer in Accounting. Over the past 24 years, she has also held appointments at Victoria University and the University of Tasmania. Judy teaches first-year accounting and management accounting at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Her research interests are in the areas of management accounting control systems and corporate governance. She has published in journals such as the Australian Accounting Review, International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management and the Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change.

gillian-vestyDr Gillian Vesty, BBus (Acc), MBus (Res), PhD (Melb), CPA, is a Senior Lecturer in Management Accounting. She coordinates an undergraduate management accounting course at RMIT, teaching in campuses in Australia, Singapore, Indonesia and Vietnam. Having spent 20 years in the healthcare sector, Gillian’s research interests include public hospital funding models, performance measurement and capital budgeting. Her more recent research focus has been on sustainability management accounting and, together with Albie Brooks, has been developing computer simulations for enhanced student learning.

rodney-dormerDr Rodney Dormer, CA, B.Com (Auck.), MMgt (Well.), PhD (Well.), teaches management accounting and public sector accounting and management at undergraduate and postgraduate levels at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. He has previously held senior financial and operational management positions in both the private and public sectors. His research interests are focused on how information is used to define and direct organisational performance and how, at times, competing perspectives shape that definition.

vijaya-murthyVijaya Murthy, MCom, MPhil, Grad Dipl, CMA, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer of Accounting in the University of Sydney Business School. Prior to this, Vijaya worked for National Australia Bank in various capacities. She started her career as a Lecturer in Accounting in India teaching both management accounting and financial accounting. Currently, Vijaya specialises in teaching management accounting, and has developed management accounting curriculum and coordinated the management and conduct of the Management Accounting Program at undergraduate level. She also teaches management accounting at the postgraduate level. Vijaya is an active researcher in the management accounting field, specifically in relation to the use of non-financial information by managers and management controls.

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Pricing that Everyone Can Afford

Students can purchase their Eldenburg textbook with interactive eBook code from Wiley Direct: Management Accounting, 3rd Edition.

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