Title

Assessing the FASB's Responsiveness to Comment Letters on Other Postretirement Benefits

Document Type

Article

Comments

Published by Wiley-Blackwell in the Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance, volume 2 issue 3, 1991. Bryant users may access this article here.

Publication Source

Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance

Abstract

Focuses on the responsiveness of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) in comment letters regarding certain proposals included in the exposure draft that served as the basis for postretirement benefits other than pensions (OPEB). Objectives of the FASB in accounting for OPEB; Citation of major issues related to single employer defined benefit postretirement health care accounting procedures; Recognition and disclosure positions established by the FASB.