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Managerial Accounting

Course Number:

70422


Faculty

Austin Sudbury, asudbury@andrew.cmu.edu


Program

Undergraduate Business


Concentrations

Accounting


Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to the measurement and allocation of costs. Emphasis will be given to the use of cost information in decision-making in organizations. The course will cover standard topics in cost accounting, such as cost behavior and relevant costs, and will connect these to broader issues in microeconomics, decision theory, corporate finance, and operations management. Classes will be a mixture of conventional lectures and laboratory experiments.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None