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AICPA issues audit risk alerts on recession.

The American Institute of CPAs has issued a series of audit risk alerts designed to raise auditor awareness of the economic downturn's business implications as auditors plan 1991 yearend audits.

Audit Risk Alert--1991: General Update on Economic, Industry, Regulatory, and Accounting and Auditing Matters identifies current trends relevant to many 1991 year-end audits.

The Institute also issued 15 industry audit risk alerts to provide auditors with an overview of economic, regulatory and professional developments in a wide variety of industries.

Copies of the audit risk alerts are available from the AICPA order department at $5 each, plus shipping and handling. Call (800) 334-6961 [(800) 248-0445 in New York State]. Product numbers follow:
Audit Risk Alert--1991:
 General Update on
 Economic, Industry,
 Regulatory, and
 Accounting and
 Auditing Matters 02287
Industry Audit Risk Alerts:
 Agribusiness 022092
 Airline 022080
 Banking 022083
 Casino 022089
 Contractors 022088
 Credit Union 022081
 Federal Government
 Contractors 022082
 Finance Companies 022090
 Health Care 022085
 Companies 022096
 Life and Health
 Insurance 022098
 Oil and Gas Producers 022091
 Property and Liability
 Insurance 022094
 Savings Institutions 022084
 Securities 022093
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Title Annotation:American Institute of CPAs
Author:Baliga, Wayne J.
Publication:Journal of Accountancy
Article Type:Brief Article
Date:Feb 1, 1992
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