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ISBN: P140WS00000634
Principles of Macroeconomics
By Soumyen Sikdar
This book provides a lucid and concise introduction to the theoretical and practical aspects of
macroeconomics. With India-centric examples, data, and case studies, it provides an overview of
governmental policies and measures crucial to economic growth and development. Revised and
updated, the second edition offers discussion on major schools of macroeconomic thought and the
key economic variables; detailed overview of monetary and fiscal policies under various regimes;
analysis of long-run economic growth discussing important growth models and theory; and newly
expanded sections on business cycles, consumption theory, and economic liberalization. Written
in an accessible and reader-friendly style, it presents a wider coverage of themes, updated statistics,
tables, boxes, and illustrations, numerical examples, chapter-end exercises, and summary points,
modeled in the Indian context. It will serve as an indispensible introductory text for undergraduate
students and teachers of macroeconomics.
Game Theory: An Introduction
By E. N. Barron
This book confirms the role of mathematics in making logical and advantageous decisions and
uses modern software applications to create, analyze, and implement effective decision-making
models.This Second Edition of the bestselling book provides a balanced treatment of the subject
that is both conceptual and hands-on. The book introduces the basic theories behind games and
presents real-world examples from various fields of study such as economics, political science,
military science, finance, biological science as well as general game playing. In addition to two
new chapters on Games in Extensive Form: Sequential Decision Making and Repeated, Recursive,
and Stochastic Games, and many new topics have been added and revised.
Modern Portfolio Theory and Investment Analysis
By Elton, Edwin J.; Gruber, Martin J
An update of a classic book in the field, Modern Portfolio Theory examines the characteristics and
analysis of individual securities as well as the theory and practice of optimally combining
securities into portfolios. It stresses the economic intuition behind the subject matter while
presenting advanced concepts of investment analysis and portfolio management. Readers will also
discover the strengths and weaknesses of modern portfolio theory as well as the latest
ISBN: P140WS00000627
The Economics Of The Environment And Natural Resources
By Quentin Grafton, Wiktor Adamowicz
The Economics of the Environment and Natural Resources covers the essential topics students
need to understand environmental and resource problems and their possible solutions. Its unique
lecture format provides an in-depth exploration of discrete topics, ideal for upper-level
undergraduate, graduate or doctoral study. Each chapter depicts the key theoretical insights, major
issues, and real-life problems that motivate the subject. In addition, the chapters feature practical
applications and case studies, a list of annotated further reading, and extensive references.
Crash Course in Accounting And Financial Statement Analysis
By Feldman, Matan; Libman, Arkady;
Seamlessly bridging academic accounting with real-life applications, Crash Course in Accounting
and Financial Statement Analysis, Second Edition is the perfect guide to a complete understanding
of accounting and financial statement analysis for those with no prior accounting background and
those who seek a refresher.
Written by accomplished investment bankers in a clear and easy-to-follow style, the Second
Edition is filled with case studies, exercises, practical applications, and real-world examples that
test and reinforce concepts.
With new examples, an expansion of IFRS/GAAP discussion, and more exercises, the Second
Edition equips novices with the necessary tools to put basic accounting and financial statement
analysis skills to immediate use in their careers.
ISBN: P140WS00000638
The Power of Global Teams: Driving Growth and Innovation in a Fast Changing World
By Elisabeth Marx
The Power of Global Teams skilfully reveals how to build high-performance executive teams that
win international clients, turn businesses around, and accelerate international growth in a globally
competitive market. This highly-practical book pinpoints the success secrets of top international
teams through an extensive range of case studies, from Asia to the US, demonstrating how
high-performance teams can be developed step-by-step, and confronting the key challenges
international business leaders face day-to-day.
Grounded in business psychology, it outlines a series of well-proven models that will enhance
team governance and galvanize financial results. Featuring exclusive interviews with influential
global leaders from a range of sectors, including: Barclays, AMEC, Acumen Fund, Rockefeller
Foundation, Citi, Christie's, Ogilvy & Mather, Virgin Media, ABB, Rolls Royce, Petrofac, BBA
Aviation and Dixons.
This book uniquely casts light on team development in the not-for-profit sector and in emerging
markets, and illustrates how international diversity can be effectively channelled into producing
superior business results. The reader will gain expert insight into how to lead international teams
and boards effectively. Dr Elisabeth Marx is a well-known leadership consultant and author of the
bestselling book Breaking through Culture Shock. She is a Partner in the Leadership Advisory and
Board Practice at Stonehaven, specialising in top team development, succession planning, and
non-executive director searches for international companies. Based in London, she works for
clients all over the world.