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A concise history of analytical accounting: examining the use of mathematical notions in our discipline


  • Mattessich, Richard


Este trabajo ofrece una sucinta revisión de los métodos de matemática analítica empleados en teneduría de libros y contabilidad durante los últimos cinco milenios. The paper offers a succinct survey of analytical-mathematical methods as employed in bookkeeping and accounting during some five millennia.

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  • Mattessich, Richard, 2005. "A concise history of analytical accounting: examining the use of mathematical notions in our discipline," De Computis "Revista Española de Historia de la Contabilidad". De Computis "Spanish Journal of Accounting History"., Asociación Española de Contabilidad y Administración de Empresas (AECA). Spanish Accounting and Business Administration Association., issue 2, pages 123-153, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:dec:articl:2004-09:123-153

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