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The International Journal of Applied Economics and Finance
  Year: 2008 | Volume: 2 | Issue: 2 | Page No.: 51-69
DOI: 10.3923/ijaef.2008.51.69
 
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An Evaluation Study on the Turkish Manufacturing Enterprises Applying Target Costing

M. Kocsoy, K. Gurdal and M.E. Karabayir

Abstract:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether target costing is used by the Turkish manufacturing companies and whether those companies using the technique apply the principles of the target costing application process in their customer expectation, profit margin, cost and price determination, cost reduction and management operations. The empirical study conducted in this study about target costing is a descriptive research covering the years 2007 and 2008. The companies within this study are selected from the top 500 manufacturing companies listed in ISO (Istanbul Chamber of Commerce) 2006 index. The aim of the study is to reveal the basic differences between those companies which apply target costing, in terms of application level and to analyze applicability of the technique.
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M. Kocsoy, K. Gurdal and M.E. Karabayir, 2008. An Evaluation Study on the Turkish Manufacturing Enterprises Applying Target Costing. The International Journal of Applied Economics and Finance, 2: 51-69.

DOI: 10.3923/ijaef.2008.51.69

URL: https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=ijaef.2008.51.69

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