IFRS: A Detailed Look at Progress in the United States

Publication Year:
2011
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Repository URL:
http://scholarship.claremont.edu/cmc_theses/132
Author(s):
Ko, Johnny
Tags:
IFRS; US GAAP; Accounting
thesis / dissertation description
This paper will examine the history of international accounting that eventually led to the adoption of IFRS in the European Union. It will have an in depth analysis of IFRS and what it may mean for the United States should there be an adoption or a convergence. It will also comment on what needs to be considered in the convergence or adoption process.