Nov 16, 2018  
Graduate Record 2008-2009 
    
Graduate Record 2008-2009 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

COMM 514 - Strategic Cost Management


 Explores the roles of accounting information in strategically positioning the firm and in improving performance and examines cost management problems and practices . The course primarily deals with activity-based cost management, kaizen, target costing, and the balanced scoreboard. Additional topics include the theory of constraints, the strategic value chain, the half-life metric for improvement, and the role of accounting in managing quality.

Credits: 3