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- Wiley 2010; US$ 16.95
An expose on the delusion, greed, and arrogance that led to America's credit crisis The collapse of America's credit markets in 2008 is quite possibly the biggest financial disaster in U.S. history. Confidence Game: How a Hedge Fund Manager Called Wall Street's Bluff is the story of Bill Ackman's six-year campaign to warn that the $2.5 trillion bond... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 105.00
This book offers a comprehensive view on bancassurance from its origin to future challenges and opportunities, considering the relevant changes currently interesting the financial services industry. It also provides a detailed review of theoretical and empirical literature dealing with financial conglomeration. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 26.00
This must-have manual provides solutions to all exercises in the authors' groundbreaking text. more...
- Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 72.50
A clear understanding of what we know, don't know, and can't know should guide any reasonable approach to managing financial risk, yet the most widely used measure in finance today--Value at Risk, or VaR--reduces these risks to a single number, creating a false sense of security among risk managers, executives, and regulators. This book introduces... more...
- Silver Lake Publishing 2005; US$ 20.00
Most of the insurance that?s advertised to protect the place where you live and the things that you own inside is aimed at homeowners. But more than half of all Americans rent their apartments or homes. These people are an underserved market both for insurance and for information about it. This book includes analysis of standard insurance policy forms,... more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 136.00
The increasing complexity of insurance and reinsurance products has seen a growing interest amongst actuaries in the modelling of dependent risks. For efficient risk management, actuaries need to be able to answer fundamental questions such as: Is the correlation structure dangerous? And, if yes, to what extent? Therefore tools to quantify, compare,... more...
- Thorogood Publishing 1999; US$ 180.00
We are all far more litigious and conscious of our rights than we were. The courts are interpreting negligence far more widely. Claims have soared - and so have awards. The consequences for individuals and businesses, especially small businesses, can be dire. Fred Collins, an acknowledged expert in the field, provides detailed guidance and technical... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 45.00
Is it possible that the insurance and reinsurance industries cannot handle a major catastrophe? Ten years ago, the notion that the overall cost of a single catastrophic event might exceed $10 billion was unthinkable. With ever increasing property-casualty risks and unabated growth in hazard-prone areas, insurers and reinsurers now envision the possibility... more...
- Penguin Group US 2010; US$ 25.95
An expose of insurance injustice and a plan for consumers and lawmakers to fight it Over the last two decades, insurance has become less of a safety net and more of a spider's web: sticky and complicated, designed to ensnare as much as to aid. Insurance companies now often try to delay payment of justified claims, deny payment altogether, and... more...