About the Authors
Jae K. Shim, PhD, is one of the most prolific accounting and finance experts in the world. He is a professor of accounting and finance at California State University, Long Beach, and CEO of Delta Consulting Company, a financial consulting and training firm. Dr. Shim received his MBA and PhD degrees from the University of California at Berkeley (Haas School of Business). He has been a consultant to commercial and nonprofit organizations for over 30 years.
Dr. Shim has over 50 college and professional books to his credit, including Barron’s Accounting Handbook, Barron’s Dictionary of Accounting Terms, GAAP 2012, Dictionary of Personal Finance, Investment Sourcebook, Dictionary of Real Estate, Dictionary of Economics, Dictionary of International Investment Terms, Encyclopedic Dictionary of Accounting and Finance, 2011–2012 Corporate Controller’s Handbook of Financial Management, the Vest Pocket CPA, and the best-selling Vest Pocket MBA. Thirty of his publications have been translated into foreign languages, including Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. Dr. Shim’s books have been published by Prentice-Hall, McGraw-Hill, Barron’s, CCH, Thomson Reuters, John Wiley & Sons, American Management Association (Amacom), and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).
Dr. Shim has been frequently quoted by such media as the Los Angeles Times, Orange County Register, Business Start-ups, Personal Finance, and Money Radio. He has also published numerous articles ...