Contents: Preface. I. Accounting Information Systems: 1. Accounting Basics and Concepts. 2. Business Information Systems. 3. Accounting Information System (AIS)-conceptual Framework. 4. Accounting Cycle and AIS. 5. AIS and Accounting Professionals. 6. Journal Information System. 7. Ledger Balance Information System. 9. Revenue and Cash Collection Process and Controls. 10. Expenditures Processes and controls-Purchases. 11. Trading/Manufacturing Information System. 12. Profit and Loss Information System. 13. Balance Sheet Information System. 14. Resource Management and Classification of AIS. 15. AIS Design and Development Process. 16. AIS and Decision Making Process. 17. AIS and Management levels. 18. Accounting Information Reporting System (AIRS). 19. Computerized Accounting Information System (CAIS). II. Management Control and Performance Measurements: 20. Management Control Systems. 21. Control and Audit of AIS. 22. Performance Measurement Issues and Effects. Bibliography.
The book on Accounting Information Systems is a valuable document, which dovetails the concept and design of AIS and management control and performance measurements issues and effects in a simplest way. This book has two parts: Part I deal with all about the Accounting Information Systems; Part II deals with management control systems and performance measurements. Part I consists of 19 chapters covering accounting systems concept and basics conceptual framework of AIS, major classifications, design and development of AIS, applications of AIS in areas, Computerized AIS, and Part II has three chapters.