Our Archives

Call 08068929770 or 08122972656 for any enquiries.

Project Topic:

THE IMPORTANCE OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION IN MANAGEMENT DECISION MAKING PROCESS (A STUDY OF AKWA IBOM WATER COMPANY LTD, UYO)

Project Information:

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 75 ::   Attributes: Data Analysis, table of content, abstract, references ::   1,516 people found this useful

Project Body:

ABSTRACT

Information is a life-wire of every business organization. However, it is of various diversities, but accounting information was selected for this study on the grounds that some business organizations do not base their decision on the available accounting information, and therefore lack a controlling power on their incomes and expenditures. It was on this ground that the topic of this study “The Importance of Accounting Information in Management Decision Making Process” was derived and Akwa Ibom Water Company Limited was selected as a study area because of its current need to cover a wider area in Akwa Ibom State. The objectives of the study were to find out the roles of record keeping in decision making. To find out government roles towards the organization’s accounting information. Random sampling technique was used in questionnaire administration. Findings revealed that Akwa Ibom Water Company keeps and maintain accounting information which is the bedrock to which decision are based. The result was analyzed using sample percentage. Conclusion was drawn based on findings of the study. The company had identified the advantages of accounting records to include: performing its reporting function to government, controlling business activities and decision making, recommendations were suggested to include: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Also, adequate internal control measures of accounting information should be adopted too. Independent reviews by Auditors are also necessary. Seminars, workshops for business owners should be organized to improve their accounting styles for effective decision making.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Cover page

Title page

Certification        –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       i

Dedication –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       ii

Acknowledgement      –       –       –       –       –       –       –       iii

Abstract     –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       iv

Table of content –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –       v

CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION

1.1    Background of the study     –       –       –       –       –       1

1.2    Research Problem       –       –       –       –       –       –       3

1.3    Objectives of the Study       –       –       –       –       –       –       4

1.4    Research Questions    –       –       –       –       –       –       5

1.5    Research Hypothesis   –       –       –       –       –       –       6

1.6    Significance of the study     –       –       –       –       –       7

1.7    Scope of the study      –       –       –       –       –       –       8

1.8    Limitation of the Study –       –       –       –       –       –       8

1.9    Definition of Terms and Acronyms.       –       –       –       –       9

CHAPTER TWO: REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE

2.1    Introduction       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      11

2.2    Early History, Meaning of Accounting/Accounting Information. –       –       –       –        –       –       –      12

2.3    The Flow of Information in Accounting  –       –       –      17

2.4    Users of Accounting Information   –       –       –       –      27

2.5    Problems Associated with Non-Keeping of Records of Transaction in an Organization.      –       –       –       –      34

2.6    The Manipulation of Financial Statement        –       –       –      36

2.7    Decision making, types of Decision and Decision Making Process     –       –       –        –       –       –       –       –      42

2.8    Approaches to Decision Making    –       –       –       –      46

2.9    Practical Application of Accounting Information to Effective Decision Making      –        –       –       –       –       –       –      47

2.10  The Importance of Decision Making to Management of an Organization    –       –        –       –       –       –       –      49

CHAPTER THREE: RESEARCH DESIGN AND PROCEDURES

3.1    Introduction       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      51

3.2    Area of the Study       –       –       –       –       –       –      51

3.3    Population of the Study       –       –       –       –       –      51

3.4    Sample Determination and Sampling Techniques    –      52

3.5    Sources of Data  –       –       –       –       –       –       –      53

3.6    Method of Data Collection    –       –       –       –       –      53

3.7    Data Presentation and Analysis Method.        –       –       –      54

CHAPTER FOUR:     

PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS OF DATA

4.1    Introduction       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      56

4.2    Data Analysis and Result     –       –       –       –       –      57

4.3    Test of Hypothesis      –       –       –       –       –       –      59

4.4    Discussion of Findings –       –       –       –       –       –      63

CHAPTER FIVE:      

SUMMARY, CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATION

5.1    Introduction       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      65

5.2    Summary   –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      65

5.3    Conclusion –       –       –       –       –       –       –       –      66

5.4    Recommendation        –       –       –       –       –       –       –      67

REFERENCES

APPENDIXES


Get The Complete Project »

Project Department:

MORE ACCOUNTING FREE UNDERGRADUATE PROJECT TOPICS AND RESEARCH MATERIALS

Instantly Share this Project On Social Media:

CLOSELY RELATED ACCOUNTING FREE UNDERGRADUATE PROJECT TOPICS AND RESEARCH MATERIALS

AN APPRAISAL OF THE IMPLICATION OF ELECTRONIC BANKING IN NIGERIA BANKS (A CASE STUDY OF ACCESS BANK)

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 67 ::   Attributes: Secondary data, Data Analysis,Abstract  ::   8166 engagements

CHAPTER TWO REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE Electronic banking in Nigeria has overtime been viewed by many especially economists as having a lot of implications on the economy of Nigeria and especially...Continue reading »

A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE USE OF FINANCIAL STATEMENTS IN ASSESSING THE PERFORMANCE OF AN ORGANIZATION (A CASE STUDY OF FIRST BANK NIGERIA)

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 75 ::   Attributes: Questionnaire, Data Analysis, Abstract  ::   6552 engagements

ABSTRACT The study was carried out to analyse how an organization performs making use of the financial statements with First Bank of Nigeria Plc serving as the case study. the study disclosed that th...Continue reading »

AN EVALUATION OF THE PERFORMANCE OF NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE IN THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA ( A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE)

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 78 ::   Attributes: Questionnaire, Data Analysis,Abstract  ::   4254 engagements

HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE NIGERIA STOCK EXCHANGE IN THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIAN. The nigeria stock excahnge denoted by NSE is a government establishment where stocks are traded on a daill...Continue reading »

APPLICATION OF BUDGETS AND BUDGETARY CONTROL MEASURES IN A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION: A CASE STUDY OF APOSTOLIC CHURCH, DELTA

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 76 ::   Attributes: Questionnaire, Data Analysis,Abstract  ::   4439 engagements

2.1 CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK A budget is can be defined by accountants as “a planned outcome to be generated and for the expenditure to ensure during that period and the capital to be employed to a...Continue reading »

ASSESSING BOOK-KEEPING PRACTICES OF SMALL AND MEDIUM SCALE ENTERPRISES IN CALABAR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 69 ::   Attributes: Questionnaire, Data Analysis,Abstract  ::   3853 engagements

ABSTRACT The economy of Nigeria cannot function properly or thrive without the micro, small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs). These small scale enterprises cannot function properly if they are not ...Continue reading »

ASSESSMENT OF ADEQUATE RISK RECOGNITION AND MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIAN INSURANCE COMPANIES (A CASE STUDY OF UNION ASSURANCE COMPANY, UYO)

 Format: MS WORD ::   Chapters: 1-5 ::   Pages: 86 ::   Attributes: Questionnaire, Data Analysis  ::   3296 engagements

THE CONCEPT OF RISK Risk has been the subject of study by different scholars over the years with several meaning and definitions. But the most accepted definitions are that of J.E Banister and P.A Baw...Continue reading »

What are you looking for today?

TESTIMONIALS:

  • 1. Mohammed A.B from Veterinary Laboratory, Zanzibar ,Tanzania said "You are doing good job to assists in research. God bless you.".
    Rating: Very Good
  • 2. Grace Madu from IMT enugu said "Thank you so much; i will tell my friends about you guys!!! Please give them a good job just like mine!!! God bless you!!!".
    Rating: Excellent
  • 3. Favour Adeoti from Unimaid said "For the good deeds and help to students like me, may God almighty continue to bless u and empower you to do more. Thank u very much...".
    Rating: Excellent
  • 4. Saddiq Abubakar Shuaibu from ESAE BENIN UNIVERSITY said "I check your site because I want you to help do this project thank you".
    Rating: Excellent
  • 5. Temitope Olumide from UAM makurdi said "I can not believe i could trust online platforms but you prove to me that there are still some good people out there. Thank you Mr Donald".
    Rating: Excellent
  • 6. Topeola Atinuke from the bells said "hmmmm, not sure yet about all dis comment still working on dem yet....tank u".
    Rating: Average

Paper Information

Format:ms word
Chapter:1-5
Pages:75
Attribute:Data Analysis, table of content, abstract, references
Price:₦3,000
Get The Complete Project »

Best Selling Projects

Our Archives