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Cost Center Hierarchy and Performance Management

Posted by Dylan Wan on January 27, 2008

Cost Center Hierarchy is an important dimension is the Performance Management system. The cost center concept is described in many Managerial Accounting books. I think that going back to where it was originated help us to understand how it should be designed and used in a Business Analytics Data Warehouse.

A cost center is described as an essential element used in the responsibility accounting reporting system. Here are the major concepts about the responsibility accounting and cost center described in the managerial accounting field.

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