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Sustainability Matters: Environmental And Climate Changes In The Asia-Pacific

Sustainability Matters is a compilation of some of the best research papers by students from the National University of Singapore's multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary graduate programme in environmental studies, the M.Sc. in Environmental Management [MEM]. This collection is for the period 2012/2013 and 2013/2014. Entitled Sustainability Matters: Environmental and Climate Changes in the Asia-Pacific, this is the fifth compilat...

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From Trade Surplus To The Dispute Over The Exchange Rate

Since 2005, China has been accused of causing the trade deficit and manipulating the exchange rate. At the same time, there have been arguments against the Rmb appreciation. The reason for this conflict is the lack of quantitative research or elaboration on many extremely important indicators. To correctly describe the industrial chain and value-added process around the world, it is necessary to identify data by using new methods and...

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The European Banking Union: Supervision and Resolution

The 2008 financial crisis all but brought down the financial system and real economies of industrial countries. The Banking Union took a broad approach to resolve the structural fragmentation and distortions in the European banking system which were major obstacles to a working single market for financial services. This book examines the numerous changes happening to European legislations for the prevention and management of banking ...

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Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow

Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow reveals how strong branding creates awareness, provides authentic value, motivates others to act, and builds long-term customer loyalty based on trust and respect. Author Libby Gill helps businesses define and articulate their unique brand promise by exploring case studies and client success stories to help readers master the Six Core Mindshare Methods, including concepts to Clar...

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Flexirente: Die neuen Regelungen des Rentengesetzes 2017

Zum 1. Juli wird das Gesetz zur Flexirente in Kraft treten. Es soll flexiblere Übergänge vom Erwerbsleben in den Ruhestand ermöglichen. Wollen Sie z. B. früher in Rente gehen, können Sie künftig schon ab 50 die zu erwartenden Rentenabschläge durch Zahlung von Beiträgen ausgleichen. So bekommen Sie später die vollen Rentenbezüge, obwohl Sie früher in Rente gehen. Durch die aktuelle Niedrigzinsphase lohnt sich diese Art der Geldanlage....

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Bankrecht - Schnell erfasst (German Edition)

Ein schneller und verständlicher Einstieg in das Bankrecht liegt als Konzeption diesem neuen Band zugrunde. Im Vordergrund stehen nicht komplizierte kreditwirtschaftliche Einzelfragen, sondern bankrechtliche Grundstrukturen. Aufgezeigt wird der allgemeine Handlungsrahmen der Kreditinstitute, vor allem aber die vertraglichen Beziehungen der Kreditinstitute zu deren Kunden - und umgekehrt. Aber auch die Rechtsprechung prägt das Beziehu...

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Die Medien In Osteuropa

Die Transformationsländer des ehemaligen Ostblocks haben auf dem Gebiet der Medien seit dem Fall des eisernen Vorhangs nachzuholen versucht, was im Westen lange Standard ist ? mit mehr oder weniger großem Erfolg. Im Überblick und in Detailuntersuchungen stellt das Buch diese Entwicklung dar, die aktuelle Situation und die Zukunftschancen der Mediensysteme Osteuropas. Dem Leser soll es umfassendes Hintergrundwissen über die nationalen...

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Missionary Capitalist: Nelson Rockefeller in Venezuela

The first work to draw on Nelson A. Rockefeller's newly available personal papers as well as research in Latin American archives, Missionary Capitalist details Rockefeller's efforts to promote economic development in Latin America, particularly Venezuela, from the late 1930s through the 1950s. Rockefeller's involvement in the region began in 1936 with his investment in Creole Petroleum, the Venezuelan subsidiary of Standard Oil. Almo...

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Microeconomics, 4th Edition

As a study guide, this handbook really stands out. It explains the principles very clearly in a logical order and it uses a lot of examples and cases for students to practise the new techniques. The chapters start with a story to show the reallife relevance of the concepts, which is clearly appreciated by the students. Highly recommended for teaching first-year students! Dr Catherine Schaumans, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands