K.H. Erickson

Books

International Relations: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
International Relations: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its main ideas and methods. Examine gains from trade theory to understand international trade, and explore the roles of power and interdependence in trade liberalization. Investigate climate change with assurance, prisoners’ dilemma, and chicken games. Assess the prospects for cultural conflict, change and cultural unity.
Investment Formulas: A Simple Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
Investment Formulas: A Simple Introduction includes over 80 formulas in the investment field, alongside relevant definitions and explanations. The formulas cover the topics of historical return measures, investment models, portfolio performance evaluation, firm and stock valuation, bond portfolio management, derivatives, and option valuation.
Methods of Microeconomics: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / microeconomics
Methods of Microeconomics: A Simple Introduction includes worked examples, exercises and solutions. Covers consumer preferences, constrained utility maximization with Lagrange multiplier, risk attitude, expected utility, production maximization, cost minimization, quadratic functions, optimization and monopoly/oligopoly/monopolistically competitive firm profit maximization, asymmetric information.
Economics: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,620. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Economics: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to the principles and methods of economics. Examine the different stages of economic analysis, from a data point to a trend curve, best fit line, equilibrium outcome, all possible outcomes, shifts in the outcome, and transformations in data points. Understand the role of microeconomics and macroeconomics, and move from theory to practice.
Financial Risk Management: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Interest
Financial Risk Management: A Simple Introduction presents a detailed guide to its central ideas and tools. Calculate leverage, duration, modified duration, and convexity to find risk exposure and interest rate risk sensitivity. Detailed instructions for value at risk, an exponentially weighted moving average, and backtesting. 1994 Orange County bankruptcy case study examined and analysed in depth.
eBay: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general
eBay: A Simple Introduction offers a guide to the rules and procedures of eBay, with profitable strategies for buyers and sellers. Learn how to set up eBay and PayPal accounts, create a listing, understand eBay and PayPal fees, and Feedback. Create superior product listings, manage problems with buyers or sellers, and find value on eBay. Simple steps and address links give easy access across eBay.
Marketing Management Concepts and Tools: A Simple Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Marketing Management Concepts and Tools: A Simple Introduction presents the fields key ideas and methods. Discover the basics, management goals, consumer-led marketing, strategy, segmentation, market dynamics, competitive strategy, brand creation, consumer behaviour, B2B, market research, innovation, services, internet, communication, advertising, distribution, pricing and the future of marketing.
Mathematical Formulas for Economics and Business: A Simple Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Mathematical Formulas for Economics and Business: A Simple Introduction includes over 100 formulas in the field, alongside relevant definitions and explanations. The formulas cover the areas of supply and demand, market equilibrium, non-linear functions, financial mathematics, differentiation, functions of several variables, integration, and matrix algebra.
Accounting and Finance Formulas: A Simple Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting
Accounting and Finance Formulas: A Simple Introduction includes over 75 formulas in the field of accounting and finance, alongside relevant definitions and explanations. The formulas cover the fields of financial accounting, management accounting and financial management.
Corporate Finance Formulas: A Simple Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate finance
Corporate Finance Formulas: A Simple Introduction includes over 75 formulas in the field of corporate finance, alongside relevant definitions and explanations. The formulas cover the topics of return and risk, cost of equity, cost of capital, capital structure, payout policy, valuation, and mergers.
Econometrics: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Econometrics
Econometrics: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its principles and methods. Understand a regression model, best linear unbiased estimator, hypothesis testing, and dummy variables, and use them with sample data. Test and resolve heteroscedasticity, autocorrelation, omitted or incorrect variables or functional form, a non-normal distribution, and random variables in a model.
Microeconomics: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / microeconomics
Microeconomics: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central principles and ideas. Understand demand and supply, the market equilibrium, and market failure. Learn how to find price and income elasticities, consumer utility maximization, and firm profit maximization. Compare perfectly competitive, monopolistically competitive, oligopoly and monopoly market structures.
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand business goals, adverse selection, moral hazard, a bait and switch strategy, long-run business relationships, and show business. Examine price competition, collusion, industry entry deterrence, behavioural strategies to outmanoeuvre rivals, and niche product opportunities.
Investment Appraisal: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
Investment Appraisal: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its methods and uses. Understand and calculate the ARR, payback period, NPV, and IRR. Work through a range of extended examples, and learn how to easily find the NPV or IRR with Excel. Compare the strengths and weaknesses of each appraisal method, and examine potential errors, risk management, and project management.
Financial Economics: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Financial Economics: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its ideas and methods. Understand consumption and investment decisions, Fisher Separation Theorem, Tobin Separation Theorem, and portfolio theory. Calculate expected returns and risk, and evaluate assets with the capital asset pricing model. Examine the efficient market hypothesis and empirical evidence on market efficiency.
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand expected value, expected utility, and prospect theory, along with risk neutral, risk averse and risk seeking attitudes. Examine zero-sum games and minimax strategies, auction theory and the revenue equivalence theorem, and voting theory with the median voter theorem and Condorcet cycles.
Game Theory: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its basic principles and applications. Understand a game matrix, prisoners’ dilemma, Nash equilibrium, and the power of asymmetric information. Explore examples looking at free riders, global governance, long-term relationships, competing corporations, advertisers and their customers, along with familiar hawk-dove and chicken game.

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