David Cairns provided consulting and training services on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and authored several authoritative texts and academic papers on IFRS. He was the secretary-general of the International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC) from 1985 to 1994 and a member of the IASB's Working Group on Accounting Standards for Small and Medium-sized Entities. He was a member of the UK's Financial Reporting Review Panel.
M.Sc., London School of Economics
Bloomberg Tax Management Portfolios
The Portfolio, Pension Accounting, No. 340, comprehensively analyzes various authoritative pronouncements on accounting by pension plans for their holdings, and on employers
Pension Accounting analyzes authoritative pronouncements on accounting by pension plans for their holdings and on employers accounting for pensions and other postretirement benefits.