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XBRL Footnote Assignment

Footnotes are essential to the understanding of financial line items. Students can learn about the real world context of line items by having them research a company’s line item and associated footnote. See the following example for General Motor’s inventory. … Continue reading

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XBRL Background LInks

Askaref  is a reference dictionary permitting quick (mobile device) identification of XBRL information (including tags,ASC reference links, etc.). There are other sites that are better suited to provide background for XBRL. In an effort to facilitate that education of XBRL; … Continue reading

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