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  • Economic Indicators for Professionals

    Putting the Statistics into Perspective

    By Charles Steindel

    We are bombarded with economic numbers: unemployment, retail sales, inflation, GDP—the list goes on and on. Some analyst or another is constantly telling us about an obscure statistic that is the key to our future, or is apparently the indicator that the "Fed" will be keying its decisions off of.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-29 

  • Islamic Social Finance

    Entrepreneurship, Cooperation and the Sharing Economy

    Edited by Valentino Cattelan

    The most recent dynamics of world capitalism show radical changes in the socio-economics of property management, credit provision and entrepreneurship. If on the one side the emergence of the sharing economy is fostering innovative models of collaborative agency, networking and venture business, on…

    Hardback – 2018-08-27 
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Leveraging Disability Sport Events

    Impacts, Promises, and Possibilities

    By Laura Misener, Gayle McPherson, David McGillivray, David Legg

    This book examines the policy, planning, development and implementation of disability sport events. It highlights the potential of sporting events for encouraging community sport participation, as well as influencing attitudes and awareness about disability in wider society, but also challenges…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 

  • Monetary Plurality in Local, Regional and Global Economies

    Edited by Georgina M. Gómez

    The idea that each country should have one currency is so deeply rooted in people’s minds that the possibility of multiple and concurrent currencies seems unthinkable. Monetary systems contribute to problems of high unemployment and social distress during financial and economic crisis, so reforms…

    Hardback – 2018-08-06 
    Financial History

  • Monetary Equilibrium and Nominal Income Targeting

    By Nicolás Cachanosky

    This book examines the case of nominal income targeting as a monetary policy rule. In recent years the most well-known nominal income targeting rule has been NGDP (level) Targeting, associated with a group of economists referred to as market monetarists (Scott Sumner, David Beckworth, and Lars…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23 
    Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

  • Multidisciplinarity

    Projects for Social Change in Art and Culture

    By Luisa Santos

    In Manifesto for an Independent Revolutionary Art André Breton and Diego Rivera, under the effects of German fascism and Russian Stalinism in society, argued that art can only impact society and be revolutionary if it becomes independent of any social constructs. Almost six decades later, in the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16 
    Complexity and Interdisciplinarity in Project Management

  • The Auditor

    Quo Vadis (Where to)?

    By Mervyn King, Linda de Beer

    The audit profession is at a tipping point. Without significant innovation in its business model, staff recruitment strategies and audit execution processes, the audit profession may not remain relevant in the 21st century. The number of claims against auditors has significantly increased over the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26 

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision…

    Paperback – 2018-06-02 
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Workplace Violence

    Issues in Threat Management

    By Christina M. Holbrook, David E. Bixler, Eugene A. Rugala, Carri Casteel

    Workplace Violence: Issues in Threat Management defines what workplace violence is, delves into the myths and realities surrounding the topic and provides readers with the latest statistics, thinking and strategies in the prevention of workplace violence. The authors, who themselves have…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23 
    CRC Press

  • Intelligence Analysis Fundamentals

    By Godfrey Garner, Patrick McGlynn

    There are a limited number of intelligence analysis books available on the market.  Intelligence Analysis Fundamentals is an introductory, accessible text for college level undergraduate and graduate level courses. While the principles outlined in the book largely follow military intelligence…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23 
    CRC Press

  • The Mid-Twentieth-Century Concert Pianist

    An English Experience

    By Julian Hellaby

    In this book, Julian Hellaby presents a detailed study of English piano playing and career management as it was in the middle years of the twentieth century. Making regular comparisons with early twenty-first-century practice, the author examines career-launching mechanisms such as auditions and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10 

  • Arts Leadership

    Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations

    By Kenneth Foster

    The contemporary world is facing an unprecedented amount of continuous change and upheaval, forcing institutions of all types to rethink how they are designed and how they must now function if they are to survive into an uncertain future. The performing arts are no exception; in an era of change…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08 
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

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