Exercise | September 2000 (Revised January 2002)

Inventory Exercises

by Paul M. Healy

Abstract

Introduces students to the concepts of inventory valuation (LIFO and FIFO) using a simple example. They then get the chance to apply this knowledge to help understand the inventory footnote for California Steel Industries.

Keywords: Logistics;

Citation:

Healy, Paul M. "Inventory Exercises." Harvard Business School Exercise 101-012, September 2000. (Revised January 2002.)