No Pooling: Look for More Deals

Roberts, Ricardo
May 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;05/08/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 19, p1
Deals with the decision of United States Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to eliminate the `pooling of interests' accounting method in favor of purchasing accounting. Details on the proposed accounting standard of FASB; Importance of purchase accounting to media and consumer-products companies.


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