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Is cash still king: Maximising the benefits of accrual accounting in the public sector


The International Public Sector Financial Accountability Index found that 65% of governments plan to report on an accrual basis by 2023. Given this finding, the next essential question is: how can governments around the world best use the information arising from accrual accounting for the benefit of citizens?

Join Alex Metcalfe, Head of Public Sector Policy at ACCA, as he shares the key findings and recommendations from this wide sweeping piece of research, which was completed in partnership with the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).

Alex Metcalfe

Alex Metcalfe is the Head of Public Sector Policy in the Professional Insights team at ACCA. He leads on developing thought leadership for the public sector and represents ACCA at a range of events and senior forums.

Alex has previous experience in the UK and Canadian Civil Service, including working as a Senior Economist at the Ontario Ministry of Finance in Canada. His published research includes work on talent management in the public sector, immigration and skills, social mobility and government policy, as well as economic analysis on the cumulative cost of government policy on small firms.


EVENT DETAILS


Topic: People & Leadership

Sub-Topic: Leadership, Negotiation, Personal Effectiveness, Strategy

Format: Recorded Webinar

Proficiency Level: Foundation, Intermediate

CPD: Upto 1 hours