There are several ways a company can allocate overhead costs to  products prod

There are several ways a company can allocate overhead costs to  products produced or services provided. Two of these methods are  absorption costing and variable costing. This assignment will allow you  to explore the two methods of costing and compare/contrast the different  uses of each costing system.
Using the module readings and the Argosy University online library  resources, research absorption and variable costing. Use your research  and/or your experiences as a working professional to complete this  assignment.
Respond to the following:

Explain the differences between absorption costing and variable costing.
Explain, with the help of an example, how a company could use a  variable costing system, as well as an absorption costing system. You  have the option of using the company you work for as an example.
Explain which method is better for the company being discussed.

By the due date assigned, post your response to the Discussion Area. Through the end of the module, review and comment on at least two peers’ responses.
Write your initial response in 300–500 words. Your response should be  thorough and address all components of the discussion question in  detail, include citations of all sources, where needed, according to the  APA Style, and demonstrate accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation

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