Models of Capitalism: Growth and Stagnation in the Modern by David Coates

By David Coates

Publish yr note: First released in 2000

The modern debate on monetary coverage is ruled via the problem of ′which version of capitalism works best′.

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Auch wenn im Rahmen der Begründungen zu handelsrechtlichen Gesetzentwürfen Angaben gemacht werden, warum die eine oder andere Bilanzvorschrift beschlossen wurde, so fehlt dennoch das grundlegende Zielsystem, aus dem die bestehenden Rechnungslegungsvorschriften abgeleitet werden könnten. 16 Auch wenn filr Deutschland kein in sich geschlossenes Zielsystem existiert, so orientiert sich die Rechnungslegung an einigen vorherrschenden Einzelzielen, aus denen sich bestimmte Grundsätze ordnungsmäßiger Bilanzierung ableiten.

Fundamentale LeitzieIe der Rechnungslegung sowie Aufgaben des Jahresabschlusses In der vergleichenden Bilanzliteratur l4 werden meist folgende grundsätzliche Modelltypen fiir die Ausgestaltung von Rechnungslegungssystemen aufgezeigt: - Das kontinentaleuropäische Modell - Das anglo-amerikanische Modell - Das lateinamerikanische Modell oder auch Modell fiir hochinflationäre Volkswirtschaften - Das Modell in wenig industrialisierten Ländern - Das Modell in Zentralverwaltungswirtschaftssystemen. Dabei wird Deutschland dem kontinentaleuropäischen und die USA dem anglo-amerikanischen Modell zugeordnet.

Vgl. , Die Wirtschaftsprüfung, 1111996, S. , Die Wirtschaftsprüfung, 11/1996, S. 421 44 Vgl. Schildbach, Thomas: Rechnungslegungsideale, Bilanzkulturen, Harmonisierung und internationaler Wettbewerb, Bettiebs-Berater, 51-5211995, S. , Vgl. Glaum, Martin; Mandler, Udo: Rechnungslegung auf globalen Kapitalmärkten, Wiesbaden, 1996, S. 108; ausfilhrlich zu der Frage der Ausschüttungsbegrenzung auch im Hinblick auf den in den USA beachteten Gläubigerschutz nimmt Wilstemann Stellung. Er weist nach, daß die Gerichte in den USA es fiIr zulässig erachten, unrealisierte Gewinne auszuschütten; Vgl.

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