Economic statistics

    Measuring India

    By M. R. Saluja

    Hardback £42.05

    Reliable and up-to-date statistics are essential for planning the economic advancement of a nation. This book is a comprehensive assessment of statistics relating to the present structure of Indias economy providing a sound factual basis for formulating development programmes.

    The Pricing of Progress: Economic Indicators and the Capitalization of American Life

    By Eli Cook

    Hardback £18.92

    How did Americans come to quantify their society's well-being in units of money? In our GDP-run world, prices are the measure of not only goods and commodities but our environment, communities, nation, even self-worth. Eli Cook shows how, and why, we moderns lost sight of earlier social and moral metrics...

    Pocket World in Figures 2018

    By The Economist

    Hardback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been informing and entertaining readers around the world with its blend of the serious, the quirky and the downright surprising. Where else would you find out, in a single volume, that 98% of Suriname is forest, that Switzerland sells the...

    Analysis of Repeated Measures Data

    By M. Ataharul Islam

    Hardback £58.45

    This book presents a broad range of statistical techniques to address emerging needs in the field of repeated measures. It also provides a comprehensive overview of extensions of generalized linear models for the bivariate exponential family of distributions, which represent a new development in analysing repeated measures data. The demand...

    Loss Coverage

    By Guy Thomas

    Paperback £21.04

    A novel book that argues that, contrary to received wisdom, some adverse selection in insurance markets is beneficial to society as a whole. It is for all those interested in public policy arguments about insurance and discrimination: policymakers, academics, actuaries, underwriters, disability activists, geneticists and other medical professionals.

    C++ for Financial Mathematics

    By John Armstrong

    Hardback £47.35

    If you know a little bit about financial mathematics but don't yet know a lot about programming, then C++ for Financial Mathematics is for you. C++ is an essential skill for many jobs in quantitative finance, but learning it can be a daunting prospect. This book gathers together everything you...

    Economic Modeling in the Post Great Recession Era

    By John E. Silvia

    Hardback £53.46

    Reality-based modeling for today's unique economic recovery Economic Modeling in the Post Great Recession Era presents a more realistic approach to modeling, using direct statistical applications to address the characteristics and trends central to current market behaviors.

    Standard Deviations

    By Gary Smith

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A lively deconstruction of statistical lies we so easily lap up and the damage they do, bringing into stark relief the fraud that surrounds us all.

    Capital Returns: Investing Through the Capital Cycle: A Money Manager\'s Reports 2002-15

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £34.45

    Capital Returns provides key insights into the capital cycle strategy, all supported with real life examples from global brewers to the semiconductor industry - showing how this approach can be usefully applied to different industry conditions and how, prior to 2008, it helped protect assets from financial catastrophe.

    Algorithmic and High-Frequency Trading

    By Sebastian Jaimungal

    Hardback Save £5.29 = £44.70

    This cutting-edge textbook shows how to build the advanced mathematical models that underpin modern trading algorithms. If you need to understand how modern electronic markets operate, what information provides a trading edge, and how other market participants may affect the profitability of the algorithms, then this book is for you.

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