Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

 
HBR Guide to Finance Basics for Managers Harvard Business Review Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2012 Economics & Finance

Many managers are left out of their companies’ larger conversations because they cannot speak the language of finance. The HBR Guide to Finance Basics for Managers provides managers of all backgrounds...

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Snap Judgment Adler, David E. FT Press , 2009 Economics & Finance

In Snap Judgment, David E. Adler examines how people’s instincts and intuitive judgments intersect with financial markets, and create decisions that are not beneficial to the individual investor. Snap...

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The Alpha Masters Ahuja, Maneet John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd. , 2012 Economics & Finance

In the investment world, the term “alpha” refers to returns in excess of expected risk, earned by fund managers who succeed in accurately forecasting the behavior of financial markets and other “beta” macroeconomic...

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Identity Economics Akerlof, George | Kranton, Rachel Princeton University Press , 2010 Economics & Finance

Identity Economics by George Akerlof and Rachel Kranton discusses a new way to understand people’s decisions—at work, at school, and at home. The book brings identity and related norms to...

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Animal Spirits Akerlof, George A. | Shiller, Robert J. Princeton University Press , 2009 Economics & Finance

Animal Spirits dissects standard economic theories and demonstrates their failure to account for human emotion, even though emotions have a large impact on the economy. George A. Akerlof and Robert J....

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The House of Nomura Alletzhauser, Albert J. Little, Brown & Company , 1990 Economics & Finance, Global Business

Alletzhauser produces a skillful re-creation of dramatic conflicts that the Nomura story represents: Nomura versus fate, society, and situation, as well as the conflicts experienced by the majorplayers with themselves...

 
 
Find Grant Funding Now! Aubrey, Sarah Beth John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2014 Business Strategy, Economics & Finance

More and more businesses are seeking alternate forms of financing, including through government and foundation grants. In Find Grant Funding Now!, Sarah Beth Aubrey shares her winning strategies for...

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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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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...

 
 
Nickel and Dimed Barbara Ehrenreich Henry Hold and Company , 2002 Economics & Finance, Management
Having a job and working hard do not guarantee a better life even for low-level workers in America. What is needed are fair, living wages and a...
 
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