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New and Published Books

  1. Monitoring Business Performance

    Models, Methods, and Tools

    By Per Lind

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    The idea of using models to inform business practice seems appealing, as it suggests the abstraction and control of a large, complex subject by means of a smaller, easily manipulated mechanism. In reality, however, many models prove inadequate when translated into business methods. Monitoring...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Credit and Collateral

    By Vania Sena

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Collateral - generally defined as an asset used to provide security for a lender's loan - is an important feature of credit contracts and all the available evidence suggests that its use is getting more pervasive. This informative book builds upon recent research into this topic. Sena analyses...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Accounting in Networks

    Edited by Håkan Håkansson, Kalle Kraus, Johnny Lind

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting in Networks is the first book that in a comprehensive way covers the emerging issue of accounting and control in horizontal relations across legally independent organizations. During the last 20 years, organisations have shown an increased interest in collaborations that cross company...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Venture Capital Investment

    An Agency Analysis of UK Practice

    By Gavin Reid

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Gavin Reid presents a systematic analysis of what drives investor-investee relations in venture capital markets. In the first analytical work to use a unified framework, he draws upon a modern and general approach to contracting relations, namely principal-agent analysis. This book establishes a...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Getting Unstuck

    Using Leadership Paradox to Execute with Confidence

    By Ralph Jacobson

    Humans are naturally wired to solve problems. Implement the right solutions and the problems generally go away. Paradoxes are quite different. They consist of opposites that do not appear to be able to coexist, but must. Most of the issues that keep organizations from achieving strategic success...

    Published September 3rd 2013 by Productivity Press

  6. Business Economics

    By Rob Dransfield

    Series: 360 Degree Business

    The Eurozone crisis and the age of austerity, as well as challenges to the environment as a result of economic growth have highlighted the need for a greater understanding of those facets of economics that are of most use to businesses and their decision makers. This book introduces all of the...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Marketing Database Analytics

    Transforming Data for Competitive Advantage

    By Andrew D. Banasiewicz

    Marketing Database Analytics presents a step-by-step process for understanding and interpreting data in order to gain insights to drive business decisions. One of the core elements of measuring marketing effectiveness is through the collection of appropriate data, but this data is nothing but...

    Published May 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Introductory Regression Analysis

    with Computer Application for Business and Economics

    By Allen Webster

    Regression analysis is arguably the single most powerful and widely applicable tool in any effective examination of common business issues. Every day, decision-makers face problems that require constructive actions with significant consequences, and regression procedures can prove a meaningful and...

    Published December 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Evolution and Design of Institutions

    By Christian Schubert, Georg Von Wangenheim

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book comprises nine papers approaching designed institutions and their interplay with spontaneous institutions from various angles. While the evolution of spontaneous institutions is quite well understood in economic thinking, the development of consciously designed institutions has been...

    Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Topology of 2x2 Games

    By David Goforth, David Robinson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Theory

    Game theory has implications for all the social sciences and beyond. It now provides the theoretical basis for almost all teaching in economics, and 2x2 games provide the very basis of game theory. Here, Goforth and Robinson here have delivered a well-written and knowledgeable, 'periodic table' of...

    Published October 22nd 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Multinational Enterprises and Technological Spillovers
    By Tommaso Perez
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. Managerial Economics of Non-Profit Organizations
    By Marc Jegers
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  3. Mathematics for Economists with Applications
    By Jim Bergin
    To Be Published December 11th 2014
  4. Managerial Economics, 5th Edition
    By Ivan Png
    To Be Published June 29th 2015

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