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Financial Reporting and Global Capital Markets: A History of the International Accounting Standards Committee, 1973-2000

Kees Camfferman and Stephen A. Zeff


This book presents a detailed and scholarly historical study of the International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC), which prepared the way for the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). The IASB holds the dominant influence over the financial reporting of thousands of listed companies in the European Union as well as in many other countries.

Keywords: International Accounting Standards Committee, International Accounting Standards Board, financial reporting, European Union

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199296293
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296293.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Kees Camfferman, author
Professor of Financial Accounting, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Stephen A. Zeff, author
Herbert S. Autrey Professor of Accounting, Rice University

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