Reinventing Bookkeeping and Accounting (In Search of Certainty)

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Dedicated Hosting4u: hey, very nice article. This is a seriously good document for any one of us. We can all contribute and benefit from reading it I have gone through it its really appreciable thanks for sharing such ...
JP Rangaswami: Hi Joi, here are a few links as grist to your mill. I've been interested in how we view and review economic activity for some decades now, not just as companies but as societies, as entire economie...
Phil Cagney: Great writeup, always worth digging into inventions that seem like laws of nature, but have perhaps outlived their usefulness.Another aspect of conventional accounting that seems broken in this day...
Michael Barbarelli: Hi Joi. Are you familiar with Ian Grigg's triple entry accounting?
Andrew Maffei: Joi, I've been working on an "update" to Double Entry Bookkeeping for the last couple of years and made some progress. I'm headed down to NYC this week to talk with Australian author Jane Gleeson-W...
Ben Tolkin: When we've reinvented bookkeeping and accounting, we're also going to end up reinventing price-setting and the concept of exchange on the consumer side as well. We're used to thinking of "price" as...
JOSE BERENGUERES: "Accounting and auditing enabled the creation of vast empires, such as those built...... and the Romans. " --> huh? How could the romans do efficient accounting in roman numbers? that does not make...
Max Schumacher: Hey Joi, I don't think the statement "Accounting predates money" is true. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_money and http://www.lrb.co.uk/v38/n08/john-lanchester/when-bitcoin-grows-up
Joichi Ito: You're right. I should probably say something like "while some forms of money existed before accounting, accounting existed before money in some civilizations..." or something like that. Will updat...
Pedro Nardelli: Hello Joi,I think you can also refer to Labor Theory of Value, which was the basis of classical political economy writings. There is an interesting book called Classical Econophysics that might als...
Joe Edelman: Joi, I think you'd find my talk "Is Anything Worth Maximizing?" highly relevant. It was made with help from Bret Victor and Patrick Collison. http://nxhx.org/maximizing/
David Rankin: Thanks for starting this. My first comment is that the parenthetical in the title should be (In Search of a Better Narrative). Certainty is not the point of accounting. Assurance is. Accounting is ...