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  1. Finance in an Age of Austerity

    Finance in an Age of Austerity

    Johnston Birchall
    This is a book in search of an alternative to the discredited investor-owned banks that have brought the rich countries into crisis and the world economy into a long period of austerity. It finds customer-owned banks – credit unions, co-operative banks, building societies – have hardly been affected by the crisis and continue to operate according to their organisational DNA: low-risk, close to the customer, underpinned by real savings, and still lending to SMEs to protect jobs and local economies. They are big business – in some countries with over 40% of the market – but networked in smaller, democratic societies whose origins go back to 1850s Germany. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  2. Stability of the Financial System

    Stability of the Financial System

    Edited by Andreas Dombret, Otto Lucius
    In the aftermath of the financial crisis, new financial market regulation is being implemented, and increasing numbers of countries are establishing new legislation for macroprudential oversight. Against this backdrop, this thought provoking book provides a platform for the leading international experts to discuss and encourage future debate on financial stability. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 197.00   Web: $ 177.30
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  3. Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Empirical Finance

    Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Empirical Finance

    Edited by Adrian R. Bell, Chris Brooks, Marcel Prokopczuk
    This impressive Handbook presents the quantitative techniques that are commonly employed in empirical finance research together with real-world, state-of-the-art research examples. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  4. Combating Money Laundering and Terrorism Finance: Past and Current Challenges

    Combating Money Laundering and Terrorism Finance: Past and Current Challenges

    Edited by Navin Beekarry
    This important book addresses the broader legal, policy and regulatory issues confronting the international community in its search for effective methodologies to combat money laundering and terrorist financing. New threats must always be met with new regulatory and compliance approaches. Alongside an original introduction to the area, which critically examines the 2012 revision to the Financial Action Task Force, the editor has selected key papers that focus on compliance perspectives, in assessing the task, including work examining the recent shift from a rule-based to a risk-based approach. This volume is an essential source of reference for anyone interested in this dynamic field. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 495.00   Web: $ 445.50
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  5. Financial Crisis Containment and Government Guarantees

    Financial Crisis Containment and Government Guarantees

    Edited by John Raymond LaBrosse, Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal, Dalvinder Singh
    Financial Crisis Containment and Government Guarantees analyses the international community’s commitment to forging enhanced, well thought-out, mechanisms for containing systemic risks in the context of a highly interconnected global financial framework which incorporates ongoing financial innovation. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  6. What is Wrong with Islamic Economics?

    What is Wrong with Islamic Economics?

    Muhammad Akram Khan
    What is Wrong with Islamic Economics? takes an objective look at the state of the art in Islamic economics and finance. It analyses reasons for perceived stagnation and also suggests a way forward. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 197.00   Web: $ 177.30
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  7. European Integration in a Global Economy

    European Integration in a Global Economy

    Edited by Ewald Nowotny, Peter Mooslechner, Doris Ritzberger-Grünwald
    The expert contributors focus on global imbalances and accompanying policy challenges, competitiveness and trade, the sustainability of current growth strategies, and banking and financial stability in the light of the global economic and financial crisis. They provide a multi-disciplinary assessment, combining the views of high-ranking central bankers, policymakers, commercial bankers and academics, and demonstrate that a broad view of European economic integration is crucial given that spillovers and contagion were major issues of the recent economic crisis. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 124.00   Web: $ 111.60
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  8. Theories of Money and Banking

    Theories of Money and Banking

    Edited by L. R. Wray
    This authoritative two-volume collection brings together the most important contributions to theories of money and banking written over the past century. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 706.00   Web: $ 635.40
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  9. Asian Monetary Integration

    Asian Monetary Integration

    Woosik Moon, Yeongseop Rhee
    The authors examine the history, conditions and current efforts towards monetary integration in Asia and explore possible future paths, highlighting the roles and perspectives of East Asian countries in the integration process. They consider how East Asian economies could establish their own zone of monetary stability, and show that this stability cannot be separately addressed from the issues of economic growth and solidarity. Against this backdrop, the book tackles the issues of East Asian monetary integration underpinned by the broad framework of economic growth and solidarity. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  10. The New Global Political Economy

    The New Global Political Economy

    Riccardo Fiorentini, Guido Montani
    The expert authors provide an in-depth analysis of the causes of the financial crisis and the political economy measures required to build a safer and more stable international order. They show how the financial crisis is deeply rooted in the flaws of the dollar standard and explain why the dollar and globalization should be considered together to understand the present challenges. By way of conclusion, the authors propose the creation of a ‘World Eco-Monetary Union’ with the power to regulate the global economy and to promote sustainable development. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  11. Monetary Policy and Central Banking

    Monetary Policy and Central Banking

    Edited by Louis-Philippe Rochon, Salewa ‘Yinka Olawoye
    Divided into two parts, this book presents a detailed, multi-faceted analysis of banking and monetary policy. The first part examines the role of central banks within an endogenous money framework. These chapters address post-Keynesian interest rate policy, monetary mercantilism, financial market organization and developing economies. In the second part of the book, the focus switches to the analysis of the financial crisis that began in 2007. The chapters in this section discuss the role of central banks in times of crisis. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  12. Virtual Economies and Financial Crime

    Virtual Economies and Financial Crime

    Clare Chambers-Jones
    Clare Chambers-Jones examines the jurisprudential elements of cyber law in the context of virtual economic crime and explains how virtual economic crime can take place in virtual worlds. She looks at the multi-layered and interconnected issues association with the increasing trend of global and virtual banking via the ‘Second Life’ MMOG (Massively Multiplayer Online Game). Through this fascinating case study, the author illustrates how virtual worlds have created a second virtual economy which transgresses into the real, creating economic, political and social issues. Loopholes used by criminals to launder money through virtual worlds (given the lack of jurisdictional consensus on detection and prosecution) are also highlighted. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 129.00   Web: $ 116.10
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  13. Research Handbook on International Banking and Governance

    Research Handbook on International Banking and Governance

    Edited by James R. Barth, Chen Lin, Clas Wihlborg
    The contributors – top international scholars from finance, law and business – explore the role of governance, both internal and external, in explaining risk-taking and other aspects of the behavior of financial institutions. Additionally, they discuss market and policy features affecting objectives and quality of governance. The chapters provide in-depth analysis of factors such as: ownership, efficiency and stability; market discipline; compensation and performance; social responsibility; and governance in non-bank financial institutions. Only through this kind of rigorous examination can one hope to implement the financial reforms necessary and sufficient to reduce the likelihood and severity of future crises. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 304.00   Web: $ 273.60
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  14. The Islamic Debt Market for Sukuk Securities

    The Islamic Debt Market for Sukuk Securities

    Edited by Mohamed Ariff, Munawar Iqbal, Shamsher Mohamad
    The relatively new sukuk (or Islamic debt securities) markets have grown to more than US $800 billion over the past decade, and continue to grow at a rate of around 20-30 per cent per year. Arguably the first of its kind, this path-breaking book provides a highly unique reference tool relating to key issues surrounding sukuk markets, which are found in 12 major financial centres, including Kuala Lumpur, London and Zurich. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 126.00   Web: $ 113.40
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  15. The US–China Trade Dispute

    The US–China Trade Dispute

    Imad A. Moosa
    While the Americans accuse China of damaging their economy, the Chinese claim their policies are legitimate and that the US has no right to dictate how the Chinese economy should be run. Imad Moosa addresses contentious issues including: whether the Chinese currency is undervalued, whether the undervaluation of the yuan, should it exist, is the cause of the US trade deficit with China (hence revaluation being a justifiable cure) and whether Chinese economic policies are immoral and illegal according to IMF and WTO rules. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  16. Financial Stability in Practice

    Financial Stability in Practice

    Charles A.E. Goodhart, Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
    The maintenance of financial stability is a key objective of monetary policy, but the record of regulators in achieving this has been lamentable in recent years. This failure has been matched by an equivalent inability to establish an appropriate theoretical basis for financial regulation. In this book, the authors demonstrate how to enhance the theory, modelling and practice of such regulation. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  17. The Challenge of Financial Stability

    The Challenge of Financial Stability

    Charles A.E. Goodhart, Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
    The achievement of financial stability is one of the most pressing issues today. This timely and innovative book provides an analytical framework to assess financial (in)stability as an equilibrium phenomenon compatible with the orderly functioning of a modern market economy. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  18. Law and Economics of Insurance

    Law and Economics of Insurance

    Edited by Daniel Schwarcz
    This timely two-volume collection successfully combines economically-oriented legal scholarship on insurance with policy-relevant economics scholarship on insurance. Professor Schwarcz has selected seminal contributions from the past twenty years to explore some of the central questions involving the role of the state in insurance markets. These include rules governing the interpretation and enforceability of insurance contracts, the regulation of insurers and insurance markets, and the role of public programs in supporting private insurance markets. This essential collection will be of immense value and interest to students and academics interested in the diverse field of the law and economics of insurance. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 815.00   Web: $ 733.50
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  19. Why is there Money?

    Why is there Money?

    Ross M. Starr
    The microeconomic foundation of the theory of money has long represented a puzzle to economic theory. Why is there Money? derives the foundations of monetary theory from advanced price theory in a mathematically precise family of trading post models. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 111.00   Web: $ 99.90
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  20. Handbook of Research on Stock Market Globalization

    Handbook of Research on Stock Market Globalization

    Edited by Geoffrey Poitras
    The stock market globalization process has produced historic changes in the structure of stock markets, the effects of which are evident throughout the world. Despite these transformations, there are relatively few sources examining the connections between the globalization process currently under way and previous periods of stock market globalization. This seminal volume fills that gap. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 204.00   Web: $ 183.60
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