Libby, Libby & Short’s Financial Accounting text titled ‘Financial Accounting’ is one of the most popular financial accounting text among MBA, graduate and undergraduate students. Into its 5th edition, this Financial accounting text written by Clyde P. Stickney and Roman L. Weil featured among the top text books in Graduate Tutor’s National Accounting Faculty survey 2008. The 2008 National Accounting Faculty survey dealt with the availability and ease of access of Teaching Assistants for financial accounting tutoring and the level of tutoring provided by accounting faculty at top business schools.
Graduate Tutor provides live online tutoring for Libby, Libby & Short’s Financial Accounting text ‘Financial Accounting’. Our financial accounting tutors typically use the 5th edition of Libby, Libby & Short’s text book or 12th edition of Stickney & Weil’s Financial Accounting text to tutor financial accounting students. Please email us if you use another financial accounting or management accounting text book and we will be happy to work with your text book.
Libby, Libby & Short’s text book or Stickney & Weil’s text books are used for the introductory accounting, intermediate accounting and advanced accounting programs at many universities.
Libby, Libby & Short’s Financial Accounting text’s has achieved this level of popularity due to its relevance, clarity and technological aids.
Libby, Libby & Short's use of real companies as examples – what they call the ‘focus company approach’ demonstrates the relevance of financial accounting in the real world. Libby, Libby & Short's end-of-chapter cases further enhance its relevance factor.
Libby, Libby & Short's simple language and engaging writing style makes financial accounting as simple as possible. In addition, Libby, Libby & Short regularly update the material and re-organize the text based on feedback.
Libby, Libby & Short's Financial Accounting text comes loaded with a number of technological aids.
Libby, Libby & Short's Financial Accounting text book is one of the best books for Financial accounting novices and Financial Accounting students.
Libby, Libby & Short’s Financial Accounting text is the work of Patricia A. Libby, Robert Libby and Daniel G. Short.
Robert Libby :
Robert Libby, a David A. Thomas Professor of Management at the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, teaches introductory financial accounting. Robert Libby has published widely and specializes in behavioral accounting. Libby was selected as the AAA Outstanding Educator in 2000.
Patricia A. Libby :
Patricia Libby, chair of the Department of Accounting and Associate Professor of Accounting at Ithaca College, teaches undergraduate financial accounting. Patricia Libby has taught financial accounting at Eastern Michigan University and the University of Texas. Patricia Libby is also a CPA. Libby was an auditor with Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) and a financial administrator at the University of Chicago.
Daniel G. Short :
Daniel Short is Dean of the M.J. Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University and a Professor of Accounting. Short was Dean at the Richard T. Farmer School of Business at Miami University (Ohio) and the College of Business at Kansas State University.
Other financial accounting text books that we use at the graduate and undergraduate level include Stickney & Weil’s Financial Accounting - An introduction to Concepts, Methods and Uses. Please email us if you use another financial accounting text book and we will be willing to work with your choice of text book.