Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

A Business Week, New York Times Business, and USA Today Bestseller “Ambitious and readable . . . an engaging introduction to the oddsmakers, whom Bernstein regards as true humanists helping to release mankind from the choke holds of superstition and fatalism.” -The New York Times “An extraordinarily entertaining and informative book.” -The Wall Street Journal […]

Corporate Finance For Dummies

Score your highest in corporate finance The math, formulas, and problems associated with corporate finance can be daunting to the uninitiated. Corporate Finance For Dummies introduces you to the practices of determining an operating budget, calculating future cash flow, and scenario analysis in a friendly, un-intimidating way that makes comprehension easy. Corporate Finance For Dummies […]

The Wealthy Barber, Updated 3rd Edition: Everyone’s Commonsense Guide to Be…

“Quite simply the best financial self-help book.”–Money Book Club, Book-of-the-Month ClubEven if you consider yourself a financial “basket case,” Chilton explains how you can easily put an effective financial plan into action. In this third edition of one of the biggest-selling financial-planning books ever, David Chilton simplifies the complex puzzles of personal finance and helps […]

How to Measure Anything: Finding the Value of Intangibles in Business

Now updated with new measurement methods and new examples, How to Measure Anything shows managers how to inform themselves in order to make less risky, more profitable business decisions This insightful and eloquent book will show you how to measure those things in your own business, government agency or other organization that, until now, you […]

J.K. Lasser’s 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks 2017: Your Complete Guide to E…

The complete guide to all deductions and credits for individual taxpayers J.K. Lasser’s 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks shows you just how much money you can save on your taxes—legally—simply by taking advantage of what’s out there. Millions of Americans overpay their taxes by billions of dollars every year, because constantly evolving laws and regulations […]

U.S. Master Tax Guide (2017)

The U.S. Master Tax Guide provides helpful and practical guidance on today’s federal tax law. This 100th Edition reflects all pertinent federal taxation changes that affect 2016 returns and provides fast and reliable answers to tax questions affecting individuals and business income tax. The U.S. Master Tax Guide contains timely and precise explanations of federal […]

Cost Accounting (15th Edition)

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyAccountingLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyAccountingLab search for ISBN-10: 0133803813/ISBN-13: 9780133803815 ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson’s […]

Narrative and Numbers: The Value of Stories in Business (Columbia Business …

How can a company that has never turned a profit have a multibillion dollar valuation? Why do some start-ups attract large investments while others do not? Aswath Damodaran, finance professor and experienced investor, argues that the power of story drives corporate value, adding substance to numbers and persuading even cautious investors to take risks. In […]