Category: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Quantitative Finance

Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Quantitative Finance Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Quantitative Finance is a textbook designed to enable students with little knowledge of mathematical analysis to fully engage with modern quantitative finance. A basic understanding of dimensional Calculus and Linear Algebra is assumed. The exposition of the topics is as concise as possible, since the chapters

Computational Methods for Risk Management in Economics and Finance

Computational Methods for Risk Management in Economics and Finance  At present, computational methods have received considerable attention in economics and finance as an alternative to conventional analytical and numerical paradigms. This Special Issue brings together both theoretical and application-oriented contributions, with a focus on the use of computational techniques in finance and economics. Examined topics

Data Mining for Business Analytics

Data Mining for Business Analytics: Concepts, Techniques and Applications in Python This is the sixth version of this successful text, and the first using Python. It covers both statistical and machine learning algorithms for prediction, classification, visualization, dimension reduction, recommender systems, clustering, text mining and network analysis. It also includes: A new co-author, Peter Gedeck,

Quantitative Finance (Statistics in Practice)

Quantitative Finance (Statistics in Practice) Written by accomplished teachers and researchers in the field, this book presents quantitative finance theory through applications to specific practical problems and comes with accompanying coding techniques in R and MATLAB, and some generic pseudo-algorithms to modern finance. It also offers over 300 examples and exercises that are appropriate for

Fundamentals of Engineering Economic Analysis

Fundamentals of Engineering Economic Analysis “We are pleased to present Fundamentals of Engineering Eco- nomic Analysis 2nd edition, a fully up to date text to serve an undergraduate engineering economics course. Building upon the successful award-winning first edition, the new text continues to offer a streamlined delivery of engineering econ fundamentals. In its first edition,

PHR/SPHR Exam For Dummies with Online Practice

PHR/SPHR Exam For Dummies with Online Practice In the competitive field of Human Resources, measurable demonstrations of credibility and commitment will get you ahead―and there’s no better way to show your dedication than by adding the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) qualifications to your resume. Fail rates are high, but the right combination of knowledge and practice (and a little grit) will see you a

Investments – Standalone Book 11th Edition

Investments – Standalone Book 11th Edition The integrated solutions for Bodie, Kane, and Marcus’ Investments set the standard for graduate/MBA investments textbooks. The unifying theme is that security markets are nearly efficient, meaning that most securities are priced appropriately given their risk and return attributes. The content places greater emphasis on asset allocation and offers a

Essentials Of Investments

Essentials Of Investments The market leading undergraduate investments textbook, Essentials of Investments by Bodie, Kane, and Marcus, emphasizes asset allocation while presenting the practical applications of investment theory. The authors have eliminated unnecessary mathematical detail and concentrate on the intuition and insights that will be useful to practitioners throughout their careers as new ideas and

A Great Leap Forward: Heterodox Economic Policy

A Great Leap Forward: Heterodox Economic Policy A Great Leap Forward: Heterodox Economic Policy for the 21st Century investigates economic policy from a heterodox and progressive perspective. Author Randall Wray uses relatively short chapters arranged around several macroeconomic policy themes to present an integrated survey of progressive policy on topics of interest today that are likely

Principles of Economics 9th Edition

Principles of Economics 9th Edition Now you can master the principles of economics with the help of the most popular economics textbook trusted by students worldwide — Mankiw�s PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS, 9E. Using a clear, inviting writing style, this book emphasizes only the material that helps you better understand the world and economy in which