IASB's Sir David Tweedie 'Optimistic' on Convergence

Heffes, Ellen M.
January 2004
Financial Executive;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p16
Academic Journal
The article presents an interview with Sir David Tweedie. When asked about the convergence of accounting standard-setting organizations, Tweedie notes that he is optimistic. When asked how he is dealing with convergence, Tweedie discusses the importance of establishing a single way of accounting for transactions. When asked how he feels about his role at the International Standards Board, Tweedie discusses how they have changed accounting standards.


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