||1 Arbogast, Stephen V
Resisting corporate corruption : cases in practical
ethics from enron through the financial crisis / Stephen
V. Arbogast.--3rd ed.-- Hoboken: Wiley, 2017.
xxvi,566p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781119323341.
174.4 ARB 146641
This book teaches business ethics in a manner very
different from the philosophical and legal frameworks
that dominate graduate schools. The book offers twenty-
eight case studies and nine essays that cover a full
range of business practice, controls and ethics issues.
The essays discuss the nature of sound financial
controls, root causes of the Financial Crisis, and the
evolving nature of whistleblower protections. The cases
are framed to instruct students in early identification
of ethics problems and how to work such issues within
** Business ethics , Industrial management--Moral and
ethical aspects ,
2 Gollier, Christian
Ethical asset valuation and the good society / Christian
Gollier.-- New York: Columbia University Press, 2018.
xxx, 215p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780231545921.
174.4 GOL 146635
In this book, the author develops a powerful method for
transforming our societal goals of collective prosperity
into the cornerstone of our financial decision making. It
starts by stating transparent moral principles and, from
these, derives simple rules that can be used to evaluate
saving and investment decisions in terms of the public
good. Rather than trying to explain observed asset
prices, Gollier derives what these prices ought to be in
order to direct capital toward socially desirable
investments. He focuses especially on the two prices that
drive most financial decisions-the price of time as
reflected in the interest rate and the price of risk-and
explores the role these play in our long-term planning.
** Securities--Prices , Valuation , Value , Common good
|| FINANCIAL ECONOMICS
||3 Watkins, Todd A
Introduction to microfinance / Todd A Watkins.-- New
Jersey: World Scientific, 2018.
xxi, 449p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9789813140738.
332 WAT 146637
Microfinance has matured from exclusively funding loans
to providing savings, insurance, healthcare, and
education. Yet many people still think of it narrowly as
microcredit. Understanding remains thin of what the
industry does, how it functions and why. Introduction to
Microfinance provides a non-technical introduction to the
broad array of inclusive financial and non-financial
services for the world-s poor. It explores the financial
lives of those families, and the microfinance
institutions and rapidly growing industry that serve
4 Rees, Michael
Principles of financial modelling : model design and best
practices using Excel and VBA / Michael Rees.-- Hoboken:
John Wiley, 2018.
xxix, 512p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9781118904015.
332.0285554 REE 146640
This book covers the full spectrum of financial modeling
tools and techniques, which are drawn from the author-s
years of experience in dealing with a wide variety of
real world applications, both from consulting projects
and from conducting training courses. The book
demonstrates how to plan, design and build financial
models that are flexible, robust, and transparent, and
which are applicable to many decision-support contexts,
including forecasting, business planning, project
evaluation and selection, portfolio optimization, and
** Microsoft Excel (Computer file) , Microsoft Office ,
Finance -- Mathematical models
5 Gottesman, Aron
Understanding systemic risk in global financial markets /
Aron Gottesman and Michael Leibrock.-- Hoboken: Wiley,
xviii, 252p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781119348504.
332.0415 GOT 146644
This book offers an accessible yet detailed overview of
the risks to financial stability posed by financial
institutions designated as systemically important.
** Financial risk management , Financial crises , Risk
6 Nyambuu, Unurjargal
Globalization, gating and risk finance / Unurjargal
Nyambuu and Charles S Tapiero.-- Hoboken: John Wiley,
xxvii, 448p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9781119252702.
332.042 NYA 146636
This book offers perspectives on global risk finance in a
world with economies in transition. Developed from
lectures and research projects investigating the
consequences of globalization and strategic approaches to
fundamental economics and finance, it provides an
approach based on financial models and data, it includes
many case-study problems. The book departs from the
traditional macroeconomic and financial approaches to
global and strategic risk finance, where economic power
and geopolitical issues are intermingled to create
complex and forward-looking financial systems.
** International finance , Financial risk management ,
7 Kinlaw, William
A Practitioner-s guide to asset allocation / William
Kinlaw, Mark P Kritzman and David Turkington.-- Hoboken:
xiv, 241p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781119397809.
332.6 KIN 146632
The authors- goal in writing this book is twofold: to
describe several important innovations that address key
challenges to asset allocation and to dispel certain
fallacies about asset allocation.
** Asset allocation , Portfolio management
8 Choudhry, Moorad
Advanced fixed income analysis / Moorad Choudhry and
Michele Lizzio.--2nd ed.-- Amsterdam: Butterworth-
xxv, 241p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780080999388.
332.6323 CHO 146633
This book covers an aspect of the fixed income market
that has become relevant to investors but is not covered
at an advanced level in existing textbooks. This is
material that is pertinent to the investment decisions
but is not freely available to those not originating the
products. Professor Choudhry’s method is to place ideas
into contexts in order to keep them from becoming too
theoretical. He draws on both his personal experience as
well as his own research to bring together subjects of
practical importance to bond market investors and
** Bonds , Investment analysis , Bonds--Prices--
Econometric models , Interest rates--Mathematical models
9 Rietveld, Malan (ed)
The New frontiers of sovereign investment / Malan
Rietveld and Perrine Toledano.-- New York: Columbia
University Press, 2017.
xiv, 296p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780231177504.
332.67252 RIE 146643
This book combines the insights and experience of
academic economists and practitioners from several funds
to survey a diverse financial landscape and the
challenging questions facing a broad range of SWFs today.
The book provides a sorely needed practical look at how
these funds work--and how they should work.
** Sovereign wealth funds , Investment of public funds
|| PRIVATE LAW
||10 Baudry, Marc
Patents : prompting or restricting innovation? / Marc
Baudry and Beatrice Dumont.-- London: ISTE Ltd/John Wiley
and Sons Inc, 2017.
xv, 252p. , 24cm.
(Smart innovation set , 12).
ISBN : 9781786301185.
346.0486 BAU 146639
This book provides a less Manichaean view of the position
of patents in the system of contemporary innovation. It
first recalls that these criticisms are not new, before
arguing that if these criticisms have been revived, it is
because of a partial shift from an integrated innovation
system to a much more fragmented and open system. This
shift accompanied the promotion of a more competitive
economy. The authors show that this movement is coherent
with a more intensive use of patents, but also one that
is more focused on their signal function than on their
function of direct monetary incentive to innovation.
** Patent laws and legislation , Patent laws and
legislation -- Economic aspects , Small business --
|| 11 VanderLinden, Sabine (ed)
The InsurTech book : the insurance technology handbook
for investors, entrepreneurs and change-makers / Sabine
VanderLinden, Shan M Millie and Nicole Anderson.--
Chichester: John Wiley, 2018.
xiv, 314p. , 19cm.
ISBN : 9781119362210.
368 VAN 146642
This book offers essential updates, critical thinking and
actionable insight -- globally -- from start-ups,
incumbents, investors, tech companies, advisors and other
partners in this evolving ecosystem.
** Insurance , Insurance -- Technological innovations
||12 Sherman, Tamah (ed)
English in business and commerce : interactions and
policies / Tamah Sherman and Jiri Nekvapil.-- Berlin:
Walter de Gruyter, 2018.
xv, 363. , 24cm.
(Language and social life , 14).
ISBN : 9781501515538.
400 SHE 146631
This book fills an important gap in exploring English in
the domains of business and commerce through the prism of
sociolinguistics and the sociology of language, as
opposed to analyzing business genres or taking a
linguodidactic approach. It expands the regional coverage
of English in Europe, with several studies based in
Central Europe, and also considers contexts which
interact with Europe even though they are physically
outside of it (Asia, Africa). It addresses English as
just one of several languages at play in the ecology of
the countries. It focuses not only on the position of
languages as declared in documents of various
organizations, that is, language policy, but also
everyday linguistic practices as observed in business
contexts, that is, interactions.
** Language and culture -- Economic aspects
|| GENERAL MANAGEMENT
||13 Pelle, Sophie
Business, innovation and responsibility / Sophie Pelle.--
London: ISTE Ltd/John Wiley and Sons Inc, 2017.
xix,158p. , 24cm.
(Responsible research and innovation set , 7).
ISBN : 9781786301031.
658.408 PEL 146634
This book examines the various justifications that CSR
brings in order to convince economic players, subject to
powerful market forces, of their responsible commitment.
The book also explores the specific contribution of the
concept of responsible innovation to coping with the
technological, social and political breakthroughs
generated by innovation, and is based on philosophical
resources such as the ethics of virtue and the ethics of
** Social responsibility of business
14 Gabrielsson, Jonas (ed)
Handbook of research on corporate governance and
entrepreneurship / Jonas Gabrielsson.-- Cheltenham:
Edward Elgar, 2017.
ix, 443 p. ,23cm.
ISBN : 9781782545552.
658.421 GAB 146543
This Handbook provides a unique collection of research
addressing issues of corporate governance in
entrepreneurial contexts, including start-ups, owner-
managed firms, fast-growing firms, and IPOs, as well as
how corporate governance and board leadership is
associated with entrepreneurship and innovation in both
small and large established companies. The chapters span
a wide range of topics, methodologies, and levels of
analysis, all designed to contribute to a comprehensive
understanding of when and how corporate governance
matters in different entrepreneurial contexts.
** Corporate governance , Entrepreneurship
|| LITERATURE,RHETORIC and CRITICISM
|| 15 Richards, Jennifer
Rhetoric / Jennifer Richards.-- London: Routledge, 2008.
ix,198 p. , 21 cm.
(The new critical idiom).
ISBN : 9780415314374.
808 RIC 146590
Rhetoric has shaped our understanding of the nature of
language and the purpose of literature for over two
millennia. It is of crucial importance in understanding
the development of literary history as well as elements
of philosophy, politics and culture. The nature and
practise of rhetoric was central to Classical,
Renaissance and Enlightenment cultures and its relevance
continues in our own postmodern world to inspire further
16 McCallum, Robyn
Ideologies of identity in adolescent fiction : the
dialogic construction of subjectivity / Robyn McCallum.--
New York: Routledge, 2013.
viii, 285 p. , 22 cm.
ISBN : 9780415858021.
809.300835 MCC 146585
This work examines the representation of selfhood in
adolescent and children-s fiction, using a Bakhtinian
approach to subjectivity, language and narrative.
** Social interaction in literature , Children-s stories
Young adult fiction , Narration (Rhetoric)