This book, first published in 1984, collects together a host of valuable research papers published on accounting and auditing principles and procedures from the years 1917 to 1953. They are a key resource on the history and development of the accounting professions.
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1. Papers Published by the Research Department of the American Institute of Accountants in Reference to the Work of the Committee on Accounting Procedure and the Committee on Auditing Procedure, 1940-1953 (All Papers First Appeared in The Journal of Accountancy) 2. Activities of the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Field of Accounting and Auditing: Annual Reports of the Securities and Exchange Commission, 1939-1953 3. Documents Relating to the Policies of the New York Stock Exchange on the Accounting and Auditing Practices of Listed Companies, 1926-1953; Statements of Position, Reports, Surveys and Open Letters by Stock Exchange Officials Other than those Included in ‘Audits of Corporate Accounts’, Vol. 1, Part 1
Stephen A. Zeff and Maurice Moonitz