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Title: A survey of contractors corporate-planning and financial budgeting
Authors: Kaka, Ammar P.F.
Price, Andrew D.F.
Keywords: Corporate planning
Financial budgeting
Cashflow forecasting
Strategic decisions
Financial ratios
Issue Date: 1994
Publisher: © Taylor and Francis (E. and F.N.Spon)
Citation: KAKA, A.P. and PRICE, A.D.F., 1994. A survey of contractors corporate-planning and financial budgeting. Building Research and Information, 22 (3), pp. 174 - 182.
Abstract: The authors found that contracting‐only firms were more vunerable in cases of inaccurate budgets; fluctuations in working capital could lead to the bankruptcy of a contractor who could not raise loans quickly. Two reasons were identified as the cause of inaccurate budgets: forecasting on an overall basis and the inability to take into account accurately variations in strategies and the environment.
Description: This article is closed access.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.1080/09613219408727374
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/16307
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09613219408727374
ISSN: 0961-3218
Appears in Collections:Closed Access (Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering)

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