Wiley GAAP for Governments 2013 (BOOK)--The most practical, authoritative guide to governmental GAAP Wiley GAAP for Governments 2013 is a comprehensive guide to the accounting and financial reporting principles used by state and local governments as well as other governmental entities. Designed with the needs of the user in mind, this comprehensive resource presents the important developments in governmental GAAP during the past year.
Quantitative Easing (QE) is an unconventional monetary policy used by governments to help stimulate the economy, usually when traditional methods don't seems to be enough, such as during deep recessions. But its unconventional nature means it has both foes and fans. What exactly is this technique, and why is it so controversial? Read on to find out.
GFOA Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) is pleased to announce the” Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship”. Each winner will get two scholarships of $9,000 in 2017. The application deadline is February 10, 2017
Image by telmo32 via Flickr The media’s inscrutable brush-off of the Government Accounting Office’s recently released audit of the Federal Reserve has raised many questions about the Fed’s goings-on since the financial crisis began in 2008. The audit of the Fed’s emergency lending programs was scarcely reported by mainstream media - albeit [...]