Date of Award

5-2013

Degree Type

Honors College Thesis

Department

Accounting

First Advisor

Michael T. Dugan, Ph.D.

Advisor Department

Accounting

Abstract

The research performed in this study has two main objectives. The first objective relates to lease accounting and the way accounting for leases differs between Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The second objective relates to how companies will be affected by the convergence of GAAP and IFRS.

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Business Commons

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