This concise but systematic and rigorous text presents an insight into the theory and practice of management control systems in large organizations. It is a fine blend of principles of accounting and concepts from behavioural sciences. The intricate theories of management control are elaborated with the help of real-life examples and case studies drawn from the Indian business arena, most of which are the outcomes of the author's own experience of corporate life. A separate chapter on Mathematical Models for Management Control is intended to assist the reader in solving difficult managerial problems.
Primarily designed for the postgraduate students of management and commerce, this book would also be a valuable source of reference for professionals.About the AuthorN. GHOSH, Ph.D., is a visiting faculty at Jankidevi Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai. He has over 30 years of experience of teaching in premier institutes such as Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, and Manipal Academy as a visiting faculty. A management accountant by profession, Dr. Ghosh has served with distinction in reputed organizations such as Jessop and Co., Union Carbide, Godfrey Phillips India, Britannia Industries, and Phillip Morris. Besides the present text, he has also authored the book Cost Accounting: A Study Note for Costing Students, published by the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.