ERIC Number: EJ588147
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Corporate-Like Financial Statements?
Weis, Frederick M.
Business Officer, v32 n12 p28-33 Jun 1999
A survey of 120 top independent national liberal arts colleges ranked in "U.S. News and World Report" compared the structure of their financial reports to those of publicly held corporations. Results indicate that the colleges' forms strongly resemble those of corporations, but are not as readable as the corporate forms. (MSE)
Descriptors: Business Administration, College Administration, Comparative Analysis, Corporations, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Liberal Arts, Private Colleges, Recordkeeping, Records (Forms), School Accounting, Surveys
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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