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  • Portfolio Construction, Measurement, and Efficiencyby John B. Guerard Jr.

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 134.77

    This volume, inspired by and dedicated to the work of pioneering investment analyst, Jack Treynor, addresses the issues of portfolio risk and return and how investment portfolios are measured.  In a career spanning over fifty years, the primary questions addressed by Jack Treynor were: Is there an observable risk-return trade-off? How can stock... more...

  • Productivity Puzzles Across Europeby Philippe Askenazy; Lutz Bellmann; Alex Bryson; Eva Moreno Galbis

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 69.99 US$ 60.19

    A volume on labour productivity in Europe in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. It provides rationales for recent productivity trends in France, the UK, Germany, and Spain, and analyses policy responses to the crisis and how these have affected post-recession outcomes. more...

  • Theory of Social Choice on Networksby Wynn C. Stirling

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 88.00 US$ 72.16

    This highly original book challenges social choice theory by arguing for the importance of dynamic preferences and context in understanding important social phenomena. more...

  • Economics with Heterogeneous Interacting Agentsby Alessandro Caiani; Alberto Russo; Antonio Palestrini; Mauro Gallegati

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book offers a practical guide to Agent Based economic modeling, adopting a ?learning by doing? approach to help the reader master the fundamental tools needed to create and analyze Agent Based models. After providing them with a basic ?toolkit? for Agent Based modeling, it present and discusses didactic models of real financial and economic systems... more...

  • Fundedby Katherine Hague

    O'Reilly Media 2016; US$ 25.99

    The venture capital world is often intimidating and hard to navigate, even for the most seasoned entrepreneurs. But it doesn?t have to be. Entrepreneurs who run effective fundraising processes don?t do it by accident. With this book, you?ll learn what it takes to successfully raise a round of funding for your company. Author Katherine Hague explains... more...

  • Meldewesen für Finanzinstituteby Christian Cech; Silvia Helmreich

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 37.75

    Dieses Buch beleuchtet für Banken, Versicherungen und andere Finanzinstitute sämtliche gesetzlich vorgeschriebenen Meldungen an die Aufsichtsbehörden. Finanzinstitute, insbesondere Kreditinstitute, unterliegen aufgrund ihrer Bedeutung für die Finanzmärkte weitaus strengeren Vorschriften und Meldeverpflichtungen als andere Unternehmen, denn Verwerfungen... more...

  • The State of Working Americaby Lawrence Mishel; Jared Bernstein; John Schmitt

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    The State of Working America, 1996-97 presents a statistical portrait of the standard of living of America's working families based on the most recent data available. By thoroughly analyzing areas such as family income, taxes, wages, jobs, wealth, and poverty, Mishel, Bernstein, and Schmitt show how the current economy is reflected in the lives of... more...

  • Debt, Crisis and Recovery: The 1930's and the 1990'sby Albert G. Hart; Perry G. Mehrling

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    This book provides a perspective by a prominent economist on the problems of debt, recession, and recovery in the 1930s as compared with the 1990s. The book begins with several chapters on the explosion of debt in the public and private sectors during the 1970s and 1980s, and its implications for economic stagnation and recession that seem to plague... more...

  • The State of Working Americaby Lawrence Mishel; Jared Bernstein; John Schmitt

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    This work provides a comprehensive portrait of how the US standard of living has changed during recent years, as compared to the whole period since World War II. The study presents statistics that are compiled from government and private data sources. Using the evidence, the authors analyze trends in income, wages, jobs, wealth, poverty and the distribution... more...

  • Public Administration and Societyby Richard C Box

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    Update and expanded, and featuring three new readings, this book provides a unique approach for instructors who want to expose their students to the social, political, and historical context of the practice of public administration. While most introductory texts cover a wide range of topics and are oriented toward details of management technique, this... more...