Date and Time
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 from 4.00 pm - 5.00pm (CET)
Lecture: Introduction to Financial Accounting - Financial Statements
This introductory course aims to improve students' basic understanding of financial accounting and encourages a broader interest into how accounting is used as a source of information within a corporate environment. The main goal is to become familiar with the manner in which financial statements are presented and to understand the logic and reasoning of the accounting registration process, as well as its main benefits and its weaknesses.
About the Professor
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Kathleen Andries is an Assistant Professor at WHU's Finance and Accounting Group. Her research interests include accounting and taxation and the role they play in economic decisions. Kathleen’s research projects are dedicated to understanding both the corporate decision-making process concerning taxation and the consequences of a firm's tax-related decisions.