The Importance of Opportunity Costs in Financial Management in Connection to the Economic Profit
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- Financial management, economic profit, accounting profit, opportunity costs, alternative costs, financial analysis
The main goal of the paper is to present the position of opportunity costs in the analysis of financial management. The article discusses the costs of lost opportunities, explains their importance for the financial management of business entities and, based on a theoretical basis, points to the need to consider these costs in relation to economic profit. The individual parts of the article provide a description of individual financial analysis, economic profit, alternative costs and their interconnection and the importance of their interconnection. The article also provides an in-depth search, which is a secondary basis for pointing out the importance and significance of the interconnection of the mentioned economic variables and phenomena.
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TY - CONF AU - Dusan Karpac AU - Viera Bartosova PY - 2020 DA - 2020/12/14 TI - The Importance of Opportunity Costs in Financial Management in Connection to the Economic Profit BT - Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Economic and Business Management (FEBM 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 350 EP - 353 SN - 2352-5428 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.201211.058 DO - 10.2991/aebmr.k.201211.058 ID - Karpac2020 ER -