By A. H. Pollard
Topics mentioned during this ebook comprise easy curiosity; compound interest—annual compounding; annuities—certain; use of compound curiosity; and sinking money. The equations of price; compounding extra usually than every year; and contracts at ""flat"" interest rates also are deliberated. this article likewise elaborates at the loans repayable via equivalent annual installments while curiosity is charged merely at the quantity of central now and then notable. workouts are supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy, together with its corresponding suggestions.
This e-book offers a operating wisdom of the math of finance that's invaluable to accountants, economists, funding officials, and demographers.
By Agata Stachowicz-Stanusch,Gianluigi Mangia
By D. J. Peterson
By Bernard Marr
By opting for and describing the main strong monetary and non-financial KPIs, this publication will make lifestyles more straightforward for you via defining them, explaining how and after they will be used and offering a wealthy library of KPIs which have been confirmed to noticeably enhance performance.
The publication provides case examples to demonstrate the choice and use of the KPIs and gives instruments reminiscent of KPI choice templates and Key functionality inquiries to assist you follow the main acceptable KPIs successfully on your company.
By ABS Consulting
utilizing this booklet as a consultant, managers within the marine discover ways to practice 12 universal risk-based decision-making instruments that aid them make useful and technically-defensible judgements for handling port and waterway operations, engaging in inspections, and getting ready and responding to injuries. The authors thorough research the 12 instruments and comprise discussions on each one tool's suggestions, barriers, universal makes use of, systems, terminology, and functions to marine safeguard in a basically defined, simple format.
Marine Safety examines such instruments as Pareto research, record research, Relative Ranking/Risk Indexing, switch research, What-if research, possibility and Operability, Fault Tree research, and occasion and Causal issue Charting. moreover, Marine Safety examines key elements for selecting threat review equipment and recommend hazard evaluation methods to aid forms of choice making, counting on each one state of affairs. Examples of universal marine-oriented occasions, illustrative charts, graphs, and diagrams are integrated for simple understanding.
By Brian Tuohy
When activities and playing are combined, they carry a unstable cocktail of corruption, greed, and the very actual power for online game fixing. Larceny Games presents the main points and names the names of corridor of reputation athletes who've both guess upon their very own game or outright thrown video games for the good thing about gamblers--and why the activities leagues have covered-up those incidents.
Often noticeable as a victimless crime, activities playing is greater than having a bet $50 in your favourite crew; it is a multi-billion greenback, unlawful and mob-controlled undefined. Larceny Games digs into this immense underworld via interviews with activities playing insiders and previous FBI brokers in addition to detailing details from greater than four hundred formerly unreleased FBI case documents in terms of activities bribery (the felony time period for video game solving and/or aspect shaving) to bare how specialist athletes and referees were corrupted into solving video games within the NFL, NBA, MLB, boxing, football, and tennis.
This is Brian Tuohy's moment e-book on online game fixing.
By David Dieterle
A entire four-volume source that explains greater than 800 issues in the foundations of economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, and worldwide economics, all provided in an easy-to-read format.
• offers readers with a finished one-stop reference resource with regards to economics that serves as an easy-to-read "textbook"
• provides greater than 800 entries in 4 books that handle economics foundations, macroeconomics, microeconomics, and worldwide economics in addition to a word list and a records section
• Spotlights the recommendations, hobbies, occasions, humans, agencies, locations, and items correct to the examine of economics on the macro, micro, and international levels
• comprises excerpts from key court docket and legislative files that encouraged the U.S. financial system
By Ray D. Waddell,Rich Barnet,Jake Berry
From the Hardcover edition.
By Chuck Wilson
As probably the most promising biometric applied sciences, vein trend popularity (VPR) is instantly taking root worldwide and will quickly dominate functions the place humans concentration is vital. one of the purposes for VPR’s growing to be popularity and use: it's extra actual than many different biometric equipment, it deals higher resistance to spoofing, it makes a speciality of humans and their privateness, and has few unfavourable cultural connotations.
Vein trend popularity: A Privacy-Enhancing Biometric provides a entire and useful examine biometrics normally and at vein trend reputation particularly. It discusses the emergence of this trustworthy yet underutilized know-how and evaluates its services and advantages. the writer, Chuck Wilson, an veteran with greater than 25 years of expertise within the biometric and digital safety fields, examines present and rising VPR expertise besides the myriad purposes of this dynamic know-how. Wilson explains using VPR and offers an target comparability of the various biometric tools in use today—including fingerprint, eye, face, voice attractiveness, and dynamic signature verification.
Highlighting present VPR implementations, together with its common recognition and use for identification verification within the eastern banking undefined, the textual content offers an entire exam of ways VPR can be utilized to guard delicate info and safe serious amenities. entire with best-practice strategies, the ebook provides worthy tips on selecting the best mixture of biometric applied sciences for particular functions and on correctly imposing VPR as a part of an total protection system.
By Richard Allen