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PEAK accounting body CPA Australia wants to increase pathways into the profession and the universities are not happy. But while this looks like an arcane argument over accreditation, it involves broader questions of how national qualifications are assessed in a global education market and whether people will always pay for an expensive education when lower-cost options are on offer. At the heart of the dispute between CPA and the Accounting and Finance Association, representing trans-Tasman academics, is the professional body's plan to offer its own study material and exams designed to assess an individual's technical knowledge, gained on the job or through study. Accounting changes add up to turf war
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"Unless one is selling a book, it is difficult to find two periods that differ more than the present and the world at the time of the war that ended all wars ... The absence of a political world dominated by the personalities of primordial Kaisers, Tsars and Kings is only one of the critical differences between then and now ... Nothing in international relations today, no matter how far-fetched and stretched, equals the circumstances of that period."
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