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  • Wildlife in Asiaby John Knight

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 44.95

    Bringing together anthropologists and historians, this volume examines the range, variability and historical mutability of human sensibilities towards, and relationships to, animals in Asia. more...

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    BRILL 2011; US$ 166.00

    This book is a detailed study of monkey parks in Japan. It describes how the parks manage free-ranging macaque troops for touristic display and examines the various problems that arise, as well as proposals for park reform. more...

  • Natural Enemiesby John Knight

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    For the anthropologists, people-wildlife conflicts readily invite symbolic analysis. This volume examines people-wildlife conflicts in Europe, Africa and Asia from an anthropological perspective. more...

  • Linear Factor Models in Financeby John Knight; Stephen Satchell

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 128.00

    The determination of the values of stocks, bonds, options, futures, and derivatives is done by the scientific process of asset pricing, which has developed dramatically in the last few years due to advances in financial theory and econometrics. This book covers the science of asset pricing by concentrating on the most widely used modelling technique... more...

  • Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Marketsby Stephen Satchell; John Knight

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 111.00

    This new edition of Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Markets assumes that the reader has a firm grounding in the key principles and methods of understanding volatility measurement and builds on that knowledge to detail cutting-edge modelling and forecasting techniques. It provides a survey of ways to measure risk and define the different models... more...

  • Performance Measurement in Financeby John Knight; Stephen Satchell

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 145.00

    The distinction between out-performance of an Investment fund or plan manager vs rewards for taking risks is at the heart of all discussions on Investment fund performance measurement of fund managers. This issue is not always well-understood and the notion of risk adjusting performance is not universally accepted. Performance Measurement in Finance... more...

  • Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Marketsby Stephen Satchell; John Knight

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 118.00

    'Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Markets' assumes that the reader has a firm grounding in the key principles and methods of understanding volatility measurement and builds on that knowledge to detail cutting edge modelling and forecasting techniques. It then uses a technical survey to explain the different ways to measure risk and define the... more...

  • Return Distributions in Financeby Stephen Satchell; John Knight

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 147.00

    Quantitative methods have revolutionised the area of trading, regulation, risk management, portfolio construction, asset pricing and treasury activities, and governmental activity such as central banking. One of the original contributions in this area is the classic by Cootner entitled 'The Random Nature of Stock Market Prices'. This work investigated... more...

  • Understanding Schoolingby Miriam Henry; John Knight; Robert Lingard; Sandra Taylor

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 61.95

    This analysis of Australian schooling relates international sociological research to the actual experiences of teachers in the classroom, and sets those experiences in the wider context of the Australian school system. more...

  • Schooling Reform In Hard Timesby Bob Linguard; John Knight; Paige Porter

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 61.95

    School restructuring is in the spotlight and this text aims to bring together the latest research on policy formations in schools in Australia with comparative references to New Zealand, the USA and UK. The information is based on research carried out by the Labour governments in Western Australia. more...