- July 16, 2020
-- On June 5th the ASA Educational Foundation signed a publishing agreement with McGraw Hill to publish Shannon Pratt's 6th edition of Valuing a Business with the American Society of Appraisers. Through its Business Valuation Committee, ASA will collaborate with Dr. Pratt, one of the world's leading authorities on business valuation, to update and expand this landmark reference of valuation theory and practice through a combination of contributing authors.
"This is an outstanding accomplishment for the profession to have Shannon Pratt and ASA working together to publish the 6th Edition of Valuing a Business. We are looking forward to this endeavor in developing the next edition of an amazing book that will continue to teach the profession and many others." – Johnnie White, CEO
"It is a distinct privilege to be the Chair of ASA's BVC at a time that we are able to take Shannon's longstanding, well-regarded treatise and make the ASA its new home, while providing a legacy for Shannon that will fulfill his wishes as a devoted member of ASA for decades." – Ken Pia, Chair BV Discipline
Over the decades, the book's unsurpassed explanations of all valuation issues have made Dr. Shannon Pratt's Valuing a Business the definitive text in the field, against which every other business valuation book is measured. ASA and its Business Valuation Committee are proud to have the opportunity to continue the legacy of such a world class text. The book is expected to be available in 2021.
To learn more about Shannon Pratt and his affiliation with the American Society of Appraisers, click here: https://www.appraisers.org/docs/default-source/discipline...