Provides a concise and insightful description of the concepts underlying managerial accounting. Through empirical evidence, demonstrates the way real organizations utilize managerial accounting concepts to enhance their value. Considers the relations among managerial accounting, economics and organization theory. Discusses the role of managerial accounting in an information-based economy. Executive summary of each chapter available in English and Chinese. Written by one of the world's most productive and influential managerial accounting scholars.Gordon, Lawrence is the author of 'Managerial Accounting Concepts And Empirical Evidence', published 2004 under ISBN 9780073198002 and ISBN 0073198005.