I don’t understand this Accounting question and need help to study.

***500 word paper, no need for formal headers and cover page. USE THE ATTACHED DOCUMENTS AS A BASIS FOR THE PAPER.

Companies are often organized into departments by functions, such as operations, marketing, sales, corporate headquarters, etc. Typically, each one of these departments is then assigned specific responsibilities and referred to as either a cost center, a profit center, or an investment center.

To prepare for this Discussion, “Shared Practice: Cost, Profit, and Investment Centers,” review the Portz & Lere article in the Learning Resources for this week. Consider what you know from your professional background, the resources, research, and/or the regulatory environment in your home country.

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