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Planning & Forecasting

  • The Price Reportersby Owain Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 59.95

    Every consumer in a modern economy is indirectly exposed to the work of a price reporting agency (PRA) each time they fill up their car, take a flight or switch on a light, and yet the general public is completely unaware of the existence of PRAs. Firms like Platts, Argus and ICIS, which are referenced every day by commodity traders and which influence... more...

  • The Fiscal Impact Handbookby David Listokin

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    The Fiscal Impact Handbook is a unique manual detailing practical methods for determining the full range of revenues and costs associated with residential and nonresidential growth. Planners, economists, businessmen, administrators, financial officers, assessors, community groups, private organizations, and those interested in the fiscal consequences... more...

  • Decision-Making Managementby Alberto Pliego Marugan; Fausto Pedro Garcia Marquez

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 99.95

    Decision-Making Management: A Tutorial and Applications provides practical guidance for researchers seeking to optimizing business-critical decisions employing Logical Decision Trees thus saving time and money. The book focuses on decision-making and resource allocation across and between the manufacturing, product design and logistical functions.... more...

  • Credit Code Redby Peter Brain; Ian Manning

    Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2017; US$ 20.99

    Australia has been the lucky country for a long time. First it rode off the sheep’s back. Then it became a quarry for emerging economies. It deregulated its financial sector, abandoned manufacturing, rode an apparently endless urban-land boom, and has gone more than 25 years without a recession. But is Australia’s luck about to run out? Brain and... more...

  • Forewarnedby Paul Goodwin

    Biteback Publishing 2017; US$ 12.49

    Whether it’s an unforeseen financial crash, a shock election result or an expected barbecue season that sees record rainfall, forecasts have impacts on us all. But do forecasters tell you all that they know or what they really believe? When is your gut feeling likely to be better than a computer’s prediction? Can you accurately predict your own... more...

  • 2020by Paul Cornish; Kingsley Donaldson

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 31.99

    'A WELL-RESEARCHED AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING BOOK ' Telegraph 'A timely and cogent reminder that history never ends and is about to be made' - Tim Marshall, author of Prisoners of Geography 'This informed and expert book examines credible scenarios of what might happen, could happen and hopefully won't happen' - Lord George Robertson, former... more...

  • The Economic Growth Controversyby Andrew Weintraub; Eli Schwartz; J. Richard Aronson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 40.00

    Is economic growth desirable? Possible? Necessary? The distinguished social scientists represented in this collection give conflicting answers, resulting in a lively debate on the costs and benefits of growth in the developed and developing countries. This volume, first published in 1973, contains proceedings of a Conference on the Limits to Growth,... more...

  • Advancing Sustainability at the Sub-National Levelby Eran Feitelson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    Sustainability notions have been widely embraced by planners. However, the question of what can planners contribute to the advancement of such notions has not received much attention until now. This volume examines the potential contribution of planning to the advancement of sustainability at sub-national level, and the limitations it faces in doing... more...

  • The Smart City Transformationsby Amitabh Satyam; Igor Calzada

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2017; US$ 12.99

    A handbook for the practitioners, this book is a complete treatise on the topic of Smart, covering: 1. A comprehensive framework with the needed definitions, concepts, strategies, approaches, and technologies to develop and manage a greenfield or brownfield Smart city. 2. Integrating economics, developmental concepts, engineering, environment and... more...

  • Prospectiva empresarialby Fernando Ortega San Martín

    Fondo Editorial Universidad de Lima 2017; US$ 4.00

    La prospectiva se ha extendido en los países desarrollados, en los sectores público y privado, porque permite gestionar adecuadamente la incertidumbre, mejorando los procesos de toma de decisiones en las empresas y el propio futuro personal. Precisamente, este manual es una guía sencilla y práctica dirigida a los líderes que desean poner en marcha... more...