Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

 
The Aspirational Investor Chhabra, Ashvin B. HarperCollins Publishers , 2015 Economics & Finance

Many people are intimidated and confused when it comes to investing. Some experts advocate indexing, while others promote active management. Yet, few discuss how investment strategies should...

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A Crowdfunder’s Strategy Guide Stegmaier, Jamey Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Economics & Finance, Entrepreneurship

Online crowdfunding platforms have changed the way creative people can bring their dreams to life. Anybody who is passionate about an idea can initiate a crowdfunding project. On these platforms...

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Return to Prosperity Laffer, Arthur B. | Moore, Stephen Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2010 Economics & Finance

Economic policy in the United States tends to be driven more by irrational fears and misconceptions than by sound economic principles. This behavior presents a considerable threat to the country'...

 
 
Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing Kaplan, Robert S. | Anderson, Steven R. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2007 Economics & Finance, Productivity

When activity-based costing (ABC) came on the scene decades ago, it looked very promising as a way to assess an organization's costs and profitability relative to resource capacity. However, ABC...

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Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing (German) Kaplan, Robert S. | Anderson, Steven R. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2007 Economics & Finance, Productivity

Als Activity-Based Costing (ABC) vor einigen Jahrzehnten eingeführt wurde, sah es nach einer vielversprechenden Methode aus, um die Kosten und Profitabilität eines Unternehmens im Verhältnis zu...

 
 
Smart Money Palmer, Andrew Basic Books , 2015 Economics & Finance

After the economic crisis of 2008 and the great recession that followed it, many people blamed the financial system. After all, without the securitization of sub-prime mortgages, the housing market bust would not have...

 
 
Investing with Impact Balkin, Jeremy K. Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2015 Economics & Finance

In Investing with Impact, Jeremy K. Balkin argues that the economic crash of 2008 resulted from the moral failures of individuals. The system that allowed individual greed to escape detection was not...

 
 
A New Era in Banking Berges, Angel | Guillén, Mauro F. | Moreno, Juan Pedro | Ontiveros, Emilio Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

In A New Era in Banking, Angel Berges, Mauro F. Guillén, Juan Pedro Moreno, and Emilio Ontiveros explore the changing financial environment that continues to develop following the recession of 2008–...

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Executive Finance and Strategy Tiffin, Ralph Kogan Page Limited , 2014 Economics & Finance

In Executive Finance and Strategy, Ralph Tiffin argues that in order for executives to facilitate sustainable company growth, they must first achieve a strong understanding...

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Rise of the Robots Ford, Martin Basic Books , 2015 Economics & Finance, Technology

In Rise of the Robots, author Martin Ford taps into his years of experience in software development to discuss the dangerous impact robotics may soon have on the economy. According to Ford,...

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