Finally, there is the same set of problems in respect to accounting and control in local as in central finance.
Moliere's manner of accounting for this is famous in literary history or legend.
Most of the pigs sent from Ireland into Great Britain are fat, the store pigs accounting for less than one-tenth of the total number.
If to these causes be added a certain exclusiveness, which refused to meet a would-be convert more than half-way, we find no difficulty in accounting for the reluctance which the medieval and modern synagogue has felt on the subject.
Several causes are recognized by these writers as accounting for the failure of the Crusades.