Articles by Santhosh Abraham, PhD

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Santhosh Abraham, PhD, is the faculty program director for accounting and finance in the School of Business & Technology. Previously, he was at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland where he worked as an associate professor of accounting. Abraham brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field of accounting and finance. He holds a PhD in finance and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He research is practitioner based and examines the intersection of accounting and finance. He has 15-years of experience in higher education and has worked internationally in Scotland, England, Thailand, and Dubai.
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Accounting, known as the language of business, is a system of information intended to reflect the economic activities within an organization.  It is concerned with the methods of recording transactions, keeping financial records, performing internal audits, analyzing financial information, and advising taxation matters. Accounting as a profession provides relevant and reliable financial information used in …

Written by: Santhosh Abraham, Faculty Program Director for Accounting and Finance Author’s Note: The information in the article is correct as of the date of writing, 1/17/18. Bitcoin currency is generating much interest. In its introduction in early 2009, bitcoins were worth almost nothing, but their value has soared over the past few years. In early …