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British Financial Crises since 1825

British Financial Crises since 1825

Nicholas Dimsdale and Anthony Hotson (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199688661
eISBN:
9780191767883
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688661.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This book provides a history of British financial crises since the Napoleonic wars. Interest in crises lapsed during the generally benign financial conditions which followed the Second World War, but ... More

Building State CapabilityEvidence, Analysis, Action

Building State Capability: Evidence, Analysis, Action

Matt Andrews, Lant Pritchett, and Michael Woolcock

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198747482
eISBN:
9780191810343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747482.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Governments play a major role in the development process, and constantly introduce reforms and policies to achieve developmental objectives. Many of these interventions have limited impact, however; ... More

Building Sustainable PeaceTiming and Sequencing of Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding

Building Sustainable Peace: Timing and Sequencing of Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding

Arnim Langer and Graham K. Brown (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198757276
eISBN:
9780191817212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757276.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

Despite growing consensus on the ‘right’ policies for reconstruction and peacebuilding in post-conflict societies, there is still little knowledge how the implementation of such policies impacts the ... More

Building the SkylineThe Birth and Growth of Manhattan's Skyscrapers

Building the Skyline: The Birth and Growth of Manhattan's Skyscrapers

Jason M. Barr

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199344369
eISBN:
9780190231736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199344369.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Manhattan, as the world’s greatest vertical city, is the result of a collective striving; its skyscrapers are the physical manifestation of this mass quest for success. Despite the fact that the ... More

Business Cycle Theory

Business Cycle Theory

Lutz G. Arnold

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199256815
eISBN:
9780191698385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256815.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Business cycle theory is a broad and disparate field. Different schools of thought offer alternative explanations for cycles, often using different mathematical methods. This book aims to provide ... More

The Business of Economics

The Business of Economics

John Kay

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292227
eISBN:
9780191596520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292228.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

The first section of the book is concerned with how economics is, and should be used, in business. It stresses that the value of economics lies in being able to provide us with a better understanding ... More

The Business of Systems Integration

The Business of Systems Integration

Andrea Prencipe, Andrew Davies, and Michael Hobday (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199263226
eISBN:
9780191718847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199263221.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

In the past decade or so, systems integration has become a key factor in the operations, strategy, and competitive advantage of major corporations in a wide variety of sectors (e.g. computing, ... More

Can Economic Growth Be Sustained?The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami

Can Economic Growth Be Sustained?: The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami

Keijiro Otsuka and C. Ford Runge (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199754359
eISBN:
9780190261320
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199754359.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This collection of work by Ruttan and Hayami spans their long career in the economics of technical and institutional change. At both a theoretical and empirical level, their analysis of induced ... More

Can Microfinance Work?How to Improve Its Ethical Balance and Effectiveness

Can Microfinance Work?: How to Improve Its Ethical Balance and Effectiveness

Lesley Sherratt

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199383191
eISBN:
9780199383214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199383191.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

For all its early promises of poverty alleviation through the extension of small loans, and growth to now serve over 200 million of the world’s poorest people, microfinance has been found, on ... More

Capital Adequacy beyond BaselBanking, Securities, and Insurance

Capital Adequacy beyond Basel: Banking, Securities, and Insurance

Hal S. Scott (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195169713
eISBN:
9780199783717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195169713.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book is timely since the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision at the Bank for International Settlements is in the process of making major revisions in the capital rules for banks. It is ... More

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