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Description - Financial Management in the Voluntary Sector by Paul Palmer

The accounting and financial management of voluntary organizations poses as many difficulties as that of major for-profit organizations, if not more so given the absense of the profit motive upon which much tradtitional accounting, finance practice and theory has been developed. This book explores the unique environmental, managerial and philosophical aspects of voluntary organizations as well as the technical specialist charactersitics of financial accounting, auditing and taxation that make the role different. Financial Management in the Voluntary Sector introduces and provides descriptions of the main applications of accounting and finance applicable to the role of financial manager. Using real life case studies and examining the debates presented by other writers in the field, this book will help the reader to make their own critical judgements and will contribute to their understanding of the distinctiveness of voluntary sector accounting and financial management.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415221597
ISBN-10: 0415221595
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Paul Palmer

Paul Palmer has published widely on, and worked extensively in, the field of charity finance. He is currently Head of the Centre for Charity and Trust Research at South Bank University, where he is also Charity Courses Director. Adrian Randall is an independent Charities Management Consultant, and is a nationally recognized leading expert on charity financial management. He has gained widespread experience of the sector through a variety of roles, and is currently a member of several groups and committees in the charity field.

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Financial Management in the Voluntary Sector by Paul Palmer
Paperback, September 2001
$89.09