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Accounting for Management
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Variable and absorption costing
Explain the difference between variable costing and absorption costing approaches.
Compute the unit product cost under variable and absorption costing.
Prepare income statement using variable and absorption costing and explain the difference in net operating income under two costing systems.
Give advantages and disadvantages of variable costing system.
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Variable costing versus absorption costing
Causes of difference in net operating income under variable and absorption costing
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Advantages and disadvantages of variable costing