Week 6 – Assignment: Critique Operating Leases for Organizational Best Practices
Analyze the following statements: “Many managers argue that operating leases are better for the company. At the same, many accountants say that they reduce the transparency of the company.” Which do you agree with and why? Prepare a PowerPoint presentation to provide your analysis to the senior management team of your organization. Provide specific examples where appropriate to support your conclusions.
Incorporate appropriate animations, transitions, and graphics as well as “speaker notes” for each slide. The speaker notes may be comprised of brief paragraphs or bulleted lists.
Support your presentation with at least five (5) scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources may be included.
Length: 12-15 slides (with a separate reference slide)
Notes Length: 200-350 words for each slide
Be sure to include citations for quotations and paraphrases with references in APA format and style. Save the file as PPT with the correct course code information.
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External Resource (S): Books and Resources for this Week
Financial Accounting Theory and Analysis: Text Readings and Cases
Schroeder, R. G., Clark, M. W., & Cathey, J. M. Financial accounting theory and analysis: Text readings and cases. Hoboken, NJ John Wiley & Sons.
Review Chapters 12, 13, and 14
Duke, J. C., Hsieh, S., & Su, Y. (2009). Operating and synthetic leases: Exploiting financial benefits in the post-Enron era.
Supplemental (External) Resource
NB: PLEASE BE SURE TO USE THESE RESOURCES (FIRST) ABOVE, IN ADDITION TO OTHERS YOU MAY FIND IMPORTANT