“The Dangerous Morality of Managing Earnings,”/Analyzing Financial Statements
Week 2 Analyzing Financial Statements
After reading case 2-2 in your text, “The Dangerous Morality of Managing Earnings,” write an essay that includes the following elements:
A formal introduction.
Discussion of the five generalizations from the findings in this study relating to managing earnings. Note: Do not simply restate the generalizations. You are being asked to discuss each in the context of professional experiences or examples given in the case itself.
Discussion of management’s ability to manage earnings in the long term given the operational manipulations discussed in the case.
Your submitted paper should be at least 2-3 pages long and written according to CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA Requirements, following APA style, and properly referenced.
Note that the textbook author is citing a source in this case, which must be considered when forming your references and citations.