Every month, new books are released, and we’d like to share the ones with you we think should not be missed. This time, we’re focussing on Education and Reference. Please let us know what you think, and happy reading!
Best Upcoming Education and Reference Books of October 2017
Research Handbook on Entrepreneurship and Leadership (Research Handbooks in Business and Management Series)
Most leadership research has been undertaken in corporate contexts and little attention has been given to leadership development in entrepreneurial and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Featuring conceptual and empirical chapters from a wide range of cultures and entrepreneurship and leadership ecosystems, this Research Handbook is the first of its kind to present a systematic overview of the entrepreneurial leadership field, providing a state-of-the-art perspective and highlighting unanswered questions and opportunities for further research. With its international perspective illustrating the practice of entrepreneurial leadership in a wide range of organizational contexts, the Research Handbook on Entrepreneurship and Leadership offers an essential reference to students and researchers in entrepreneurship and leadership alike.
Wiley GAAP 2018: Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (Wiley Regulatory Reporting)
Wiley GAAP 2018: Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles is a thorough study and analysis of all US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) set forth in the pronouncements of the FASB (Financial Accounting Standards Board) and its predecessors. This useful guide also contains AICPA Accounting Standards Executive Committee (ASEC) Statements of position. All pronouncements are explained with relevant terminology and practice-oriented real world examples.
Introduction to Mediation, Moderation, and Conditional Process Analysis, Second Edition: A Regression-Based Approach (Methodology in the Social Sciences)
*Example analyses using PROCESS v3, with annotated outputs throughout the book. *Rewritten Appendix A, which provides the only documentation of PROCESS v3, including 13 new preprogrammed models that combine moderation with serial mediation or parallel and serial mediation. *Appendix B, describing how to create customized models in PROCESS v3 or edit preprogrammed models.
Texas Almanac 2018-2019
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HBR Classics Boxed Set (16 Books) (Harvard Business Review Classics)
The classic Harvard Business Review articles every manager and aspiring leader should read–and share with their teams–from such bestselling Harvard Business Review authors as Peter Drucker, Clayton Christensen, John Kotter, Daniel Goleman, Jim Collins, Gary Hamel, W. Build your professional library and advance your career with these 16 timeless business classics. The Harvard Business Review Classics series offers you the opportunity to make seminal Harvard Business Review articles a part of your permanent management library.
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2018-2019
The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) is the premier, nationally recognized source for career information. It includes information on the fastest-growing occupations, number of new jobs, and a summary of the highest-paying occupations. This Handbook contains numerous occupations profiles and includes information on: Duties required by the occupation Work Environment Education and training needed Median pay Important qualities for the job Licenses, certification, and registrations needed Contact information to learn more about the occupation Job outlook Special features include: Assumptions and methods used in preparing employment projections A comprehensive appendix summarizing the occupations Data for occupations not covered in detail Employment projections Glossary of terms used throughout the book Occupational information network coverage; and a detailed index.
Characterizing Interdependencies of Multiple Time Series: Theory and Applications (SpringerBriefs in Statistics)
This book introduces academic researchers and professionals to the basic concepts and methods for characterizing interdependencies of multiple time series in the frequency domain. Although most analyses are conducted from the perspective of the time domain, a frequency domain method introduced in this book sheds new light on another aspect that disentangles the interdependencies between multiple time series in terms of long-term or short-term effects, quantitatively characterizing them. The frequency domain method includes the Granger noncausality test as a special case.
An Introduction to Data Science
An Introduction to Data Scienceby Jeffrey S. After introducing the basics of data science, the book builds on each previous concept to explain R programming from the ground up. Readers will learn essential skills in data science through demonstrations of how to use data to construct models, predict outcomes, and visualize data.
The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve
The independence of the Federal Reserve is considered a cornerstone of its identity, crucial for keeping monetary policy decisions free of electoral politics. But do we really understand what is meant by “Federal Reserve independence”. Using scores of examples from the Fed’s rich history, The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve shows that much common wisdom about the nation’s central bank is inaccurate.
The Real Estate Investor’s Pocket Calculator: Simple Ways to Compute Cash Flow, Value, Return, and Other Key Financial Measurements
Make sure the numbers add up. Learn to: Gauge supply and demand – Project return on investment and equity – Analyze present and future value – Understand appraisal approaches – Evaluate mortgages – Calculate cash flow – Compute internal rate of return and debt coverage ratio – Make accurate tax projections – Balance escrow and closing – And much more With new formulas, expanded sections on income and expenses, and an updated analysis of market conditions, this second edition helps you make smarter decisions. .