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Basic Financial Skills for the Public Sector 2nd Edition
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Basic Financial Skills for the Public Sector 2nd Edition
Understanding and presenting financial information

This book presents a variety of basic financial calculations ranging from fractions and percentages, using statistics and spreadsheets, to project appraisal techniques. It is ideal for those working in the public sector that need to be able to present information in a way that demonstrates value for money in the provision of public services. The contents include:

Size: 150 mm by 210 mm
81 Pages
ISBN : 9781899448 524
The book covers the following areas:

BASIC CALCULATIONS 
Using Your Calculator 
Fractions and Percentages 
Calculating Budget Profiles 
Calculating Projected Outturns 

USING STATISTICS 
Importance of Statistical Information 
Calculating Averages - mean, median, mode 
Interpreting Statistical Data 
Probability 

USING SPREADSHEETS 
Basic Spreadsheet Functions 
Why use Spreadsheets 
Developing Financial Spreadsheets 

PROJECT APPRAISAL 
Project Appraisal Techniques 
Payback Period (PB) 
Return on Investment (ROI) 
Net Present Value (NPV) 
Internal Rate of Return (IRR) 

PRESENTING FINANCIAL INFORMATION 
Using Tables 
Using Graphs and Charts

 

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