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Objectives

Learning Objectives
  • Explain what an accounting information system (AIS) is and describe the basic functions it performs.

  • Discuss why studying AIS is important.

  • Explain the role played by the AIS in a company's value chain and discuss ways that the AIS can add value to a business.

  • Describe and contrast the basic strategies and strategic positions that a business can adopt.



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