International Businessprovides a clear and concise introduction to the environment and functions of international business. It explains in straightforward language the economic and financial underpinnings of international trade, the more subtle organisational and cultural issues, and the managerial challenges which face organisations of all types and sizes. In particular, it provides up-to-the-minute coverage of recent global events - the economic downturn and uncertainty in financial markets. It is written for students on undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, or undertaking professional qualifications. It is especially suitable for non-specialist students of business.
An introductory economics text for undergraduate or equivalent courses, this work emphasizes the economic perspectives needed for the student to properly understand the various functional areas of business and management.
For undergratuate and postgraduate courses in Environmental Economics in Departments of Economics, Business, Geography and Management. Ideally suited for one semester modules, this text has one main aim to bring this subject alive for non-specialist students through highly interactive applications and an accessible yet sufficiently rigorous writing style.
With its comprehensive coverage, Intermediate Microeconomics combines the theoretical rigour of an intermediate microeconomics text with extensive applications of the key principles to evidence and data drawn from the UK, Europe and other international sources. Building on the success of the first edition, the second edition of this highly regarded text has been fully updated and reworked, including an additional chapter on game theory.
This book, which has been up-dated to incorporate changes in government policy and the increasing influence of the EU, provides a straightforward guide to the basic principles of economics with theory illustrated throughout by use of examples.
Highly praised over ten editions for its clear presentation, its broad coverage of economic topics and its unique blend of theory and application, the eleventh edition ofApplied Economicscontinues the traditions which have established it as the best selling text for students of applied economics. With its unique blend of theory and application,Applied Economicscommunicates the vitality and relevance of the subject to students, bringing economics to life and helping them apply economic principles to the 'real world'.
Using real-world examples, the authors clearly demonstrate how quantitative techniques can be applied to business and economics situations. The text is supported by a teacher resource pack that includes a data disk.
This Online Course Pack consists of the second edition of International Business by Stuart Wall and Bronwen Ress (0273658379), plus access to a Pearson Educationa Online Course. International Business provides an accessible and theoretically rigorous introduction to the subject. Starting with an in-depth analysis of the environmental factors, The book then examines the functional and operational issues which organisations face in doing business internationally. This coherent structure is supported by a strong pedagogical framework within the text, And further substantial resources available on a companion website. The second edition of the text offers a thorough update of all material. New and revised cases and examples are extended to incorporate FT articles and extracts, allowing students to see the practical applications of the key concepts. Ideally suited for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and modules in International Business, its accessibility will also appeal to "non-specialist" students from disciplines outside business and management who take an elective module in the subject.