Using Fair Value Accounting for Financial Instruments

Poon, Wing W.
January 2004
American Business Review;Jan2004, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p39
Academic Journal
Focuses on the use of fair value accounting for financial instruments in the United States. Draft standard issued by the Financial Instruments Joint Working Group of Standard Setters.


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