MPA 530 - Financial Statement Presentation and Analysis Individual Research Project Individual Research Project This project will focus on an area of financial accounting, statement analysis or other related topic. It is possible to work in concert with your group research team, this project could complement the Group Research Assignments. It is anticipated that this project will be approximately ten pages in length with a reference list of at least ten articles, books, etc. Possible topics Some possible topics for this paper include: Asset Impairment Lease Accounting ` Accounting for Income Taxes Ratio Analysis Earnings per share Comprehensive Income Specific industry accounting issues Going concern assumption Long term-Assets Long-term Liabilities Cash Flow Statement Accounting for Derivatives Audit opinions Accounting for Business Combinations This list is not meant to be exhaustive. Please refer to the text for additional suitable topics. All topics must be pre-approved by me. Due Date This paper is due March 11 with an oral presentation of approximately 10 minutes to be given on March 2, 4, 9 or 11.