Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

 
A Giant Reborn Van Overtveldt, Johan Adapted by permission of Agate , 2015 Economics & Finance

A Giant Reborn is Belgian economist Johan Van Overtveldt's vigorous rejection that the American political and economic heyday has ended. The United States is poised to...

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How the Stock Market Works Becket, Michael Kogan Page Limited , 2014 Economics & Finance

In How the Stock Market Works, financial journalist Michael Becket provides an informative look at the key elements of the stock market, with a focus on Great Britain. From...

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Wall Street’s Just Not That Into You Davis, Roger C. Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2016 Economics & Finance

Investing in the stock market has always been risky. Even the most conservative of investors have had their shares of ups and downs. In Wall Street's Just Not That Into You...

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Kapferer on Luxury Kapferer, Jean-Noël Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Economics & Finance, Marketing

In Kapferer on Luxury, Jean-Noël Kapferer highlights the struggles that luxury brands endure in keeping up with global growth and expansion. As countries such as China...

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The Bubble Economy Ayres, Robert U. MIT Press , 2014 Economics & Finance

A volatile combination of housing bubbles, subprime mortgages, bank bailouts, financial deregulations, Wall Street manipulations, and overseas debt crises crashed the global economy in 2008....

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Confronting Capitalism Kotler, Philip AMACOM , 2015 Economics & Finance

Philip Kotler, a classically trained economist and marketing expert, believes capitalism is the best economic system available to societies, but he thinks it could be better. In ...

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The Nature of Investing Collins, Katherine Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

In The Nature of Investing, Katherine Collins connects investment and natural processes. Her emphasis is on a more community-based strategy that stresses basic human...

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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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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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