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Principles of Corporate Finance (Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate), 10th Edition, Richard Brealey

Principles of Corporate Finance (Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate), 10th Edition

Principles of Corporate Finance is the worldwide leading text that describes the theory and practice of corporate finance. Throughout the book, the authors show how managers use financial theory to solve practical problems and as a way to respond to change by showing not just how, but why companies and management act as they do. This text is a valued reference for thousands of practicing financial managers. The Tenth Edition has been rewritten, refreshed, and fully updated to reflect the recent financial crisis and is now accompanied by Connect Finance, an exciting new homework management system. Continue reading

Preface to Marketing Management, 13th Edition, J. Paul Peter

Preface to Marketing Management, 13th Edition

Preface to Marketing Management, 13e, by Peter and Donnelly, is praised in the market for its organization, format, clarity, brevity and flexibility. The thirteenth edition serves as an overview for critical issues in marketing management. Its brief, inexpensive, paperback format makes it a perfect fit for instructors who assign cases, readings, simulations or offer modules on marketing management for MBA students. The text also works in courses that implement a cross-functional curriculum where the students are required to purchase several texts. Continue reading

International Logistics: The Management of International Trade Operations, 4th Edition, Pierre A. David

International Logistics The Management of International Trade Operations, 4th Edition

A full-color textbook covering all of the concepts of international logistics. This textbook is written from the perspective of the users, those managers who are actively exporting or importing goods or are otherwise involved in international trade operations. All of the relevant issues are thoroughly explained, including documentation, terms of payment, terms of trade (2010 IncotermsĀ© rules), exchange rate exposure hedges, international insurance, Customs clearance, agency and distributorship sales contracts, packaging, transportation, and security issues. Continue reading

Managing for Quality and Performance Excellence, 9th Edition, James R. Evans

Managing for Quality and Performance Excellence, 9th Edition

Prepare for success in quality management today with this leading text that focuses on the fundamental principles of total quality and emphasizes high-performance management practices, such as those reflected in the Baldrige Criteria. These authors are experienced leaders in the fields of performance management and quality. Look no further for the definitive resource for coverage of ISO 9000 certification, Six Sigma, and the U.S. Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award standards. A wealth of current examples from leading organizations throughout the world reflects quality as they emphasize the practical aspects of the book’s managerial focus and pertinent technical topics. You can efficiently prepare to become an ASQ Certified Quality Manager, as this edition covers most of the Body of Knowledge required for ASQ certification. It’s everything you need, now and throughout your career, to ensure quality management success. Continue reading

Building Financial Models (McGraw-Hill Finance & Investing), 2nd Edition, John Tjia

Building Financial Models (McGraw-Hill Finance & Investing), 2nd Edition

The ability to effectively create and interpret financial models is one of the most valued skills in corporate finance–from Wall Street to Main Street. Now, the acclaimed guide to designing, building, and implementing valuation projection models is fully revised and expanded to keep finance and accounting professionals competitive in today’s marketplace. Continue reading