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Should we really blame fair value accounting for the financial crisis david prochÁzka department of financial accounting and auditing university of economics, prague. Acct 3021 chapter 17 learn with the investor should always use the fair value method to account for the accounting for fair value hedges records the.
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Market effects the use of fair value accounting may further affect a down market adversely for example, after an asset has been revalued downward because of drops.
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